Work History

Work History
1998 - Present

Managing Partner

Niagara Tank Lines, Inc.

A bulk chemical transportation logistics and trailer leasing company started in May 1998.  Providing services to many Fortune 500 companies.  Providing logistic management services for local, nationwide and international shipments.  Began in 1998 with just over $800k in revenue.  Managed steady double digit growth for more than a decade.  2008 revenues totaling $8.7M.  Responsibilities include: customer pricing, technical services, spill response and vendor managed inventory.  Logistics business sold in May of 2009.

•Provided logistics support to several Fortune 500 companies

•Provided consulting support to customers regarding the storage, containment and transport of materials

•Established strategy for 11 straight years of revenue growth

•Became dominant player in corrosive liquid transport market

•Developed internal IT management systems for operations support

May 1998 - Present

Vice President/Owner

CRS Truck & Trailer Service, Inc.

A specialized equipment service facility.  Services provided include: tractor and trailer maintenance, internal and external tank and vessel cleaning, National Board “R” stamp certified repair facility.  Responsibilities include: environmental compliance, facility management and specialized technical services.

• Environmental compliance management

• Engineering design for custom applications

• Emergency hazardous material spill services

May 2004 - Aug 2009

Partner

Radioactive Cycles, LLC

A retail motorcycle parts and service company.  Providing repair, modification, and customization of existing motorcycles.  Servicing a niche market of classic American and British motorcycle enthusiasts.  Offering service and restoration on vintage motorcycles.  NHTSA registered motorcycle manufacturer.  Manufacturing custom built American V-Twin motorcycles.  Started business during an industry downturn.  Established business as one of Western New York’s premier custom motorcycle service and restoration facilities.  

Jan 1995 - May 1998

Construction Manager

CRS Construction

Responsible for the design and build of custom single family detached homes.  Duties included: Architectural (CAD) design of homes for customers, developing sales relationship with potential new home customers, scheduling of subcontractors throughout building process, material acquisition and scheduling to coincide with subcontractor workflow.

Education

Education
1991 - 1995

MS

State University of New York College at Buffalo

Concentration in multidisciplinary design synthesis, concurrent design and optimization algorithms.  Assisted in research involving aerospace structures, automotive components and medical implants.  Teaching assistant: instructed materials science lab for undergraduates, provided instructional assistance to courses taught by advisor.

Skills

Skills

Advanced IT Skills

Advanced IT skills, including Windows, Linux and Mac OS networking and desktop environments.  Skilled in the use of all office software suites, publishing and design software.

Objective

Business executive with experience in Operations Management, Supply Chain Logistics, Management Information Systems, & Small Business Management.  Seeking a position that will utilize my extensive experience in a new and challenging way.

Summary

Business executive with experience in Strategic Planning, Business Analysis, Operations Management, Supply Chain Logistics, Management Information Systems, & Small Business Management.

Seeking a position that will utilize my extensive experience in a new and challenging way.