Work History

Work History
Nov 2009 - Present

President/Managing Partner

Global Recruiters of Saginaw

Global Recruiters of Saginaw is dedicated to developing long-term strategic alliances with client companies and candidates alike, and we strictly adhere to our guiding principles of honesty, integrity and confidentiality. 

Our goal is to offer world-class permanent placement services by providing leading companies top performing talent, under the most demanding deadlines, who meet and exceed expectations.

Markets: Targeted Positions:

AUTOMATIONTechnical Sales

CONTROLS Sales & Marketing Managers

ROBOTICSEngineering Roles

MATERIAL HANDLING/WMSProcess/Production Engineers

CONVEYORManagement & Leadership 

LOGISTICSQuality

ELECTRONICSProcurement

ENERGYAccounting 

MANUFACTURING ACTIVITIESCorporate Leadership

Dec 1982 - Jan 1992

Sales Manager - Nat'l Sales

U.S. Graphite, INC

GRAPHITAR® is U.S. Graphite Inc.'s trade name for a family of carbon-graphite (mechanical carbon)products. U.S. Graphite traces its history back to 1891, when the company was formed to utilize a Mexican deposite of natural graphite. For over 100 years, USG has led in the development of mechanical carbons, from pencil "lead" to nuclear reactor components.GRAPHITAR® is made by blending powder allotropes of carbon, i.e. natural and artificial graphites, carbon blacks, petroleum cokes, etc. with a hydrocarbon binder, pressing this mix into shapes, then furnacing the shapes at over 2000oF. The resultant parts possess a unique combination of properties...lubricity, corrosion resistance, thermal stability, and wear resistance.

Jun 1978 - Dec 1982

Cost Acct. - Cust. Serv. - Production/Transportation Planner

Morganite...formerly Pure Carbon Co.

The businesses within Engineered Materials are global suppliers of highly engineered solutions built from a portfolio of material technologies that includes carbon, silicon carbide, oxide-based ceramics and advanced polymeric composites. The Division’s footprint provides a global reach that enables the delivery of market-leading solutions to a variety of chosen end markets.

Education

Education
1999 - 2002

Ongoing

Northwood University

Known as the school-of-choice for business-minded students of all ages and backgrounds, Northwood University's management and entrepreneurship focus prepares students to become the future leaders of a global, free-enterprise society

1997 - 1999

Executive Business Certificate

University of Michigan

As a senior manager rising to new levels of executive leadership, you require knowledge across business disciplines to set a winning vision and move your organization forward.

This advanced management program focuses on the areas most critical for chief executive success: Redefining corporate strategy, capitalizing on global opportunities, and expanding leadership influence. It delivers the enterprise-wide perspective and practical tools you need to ensure competitive advantage.

Jun 1975 - May 1978

Assoc. Business Administration

The Pennsylvania State University
1972 - 1974

Core Courses

Geneva College

Geneva College is a challenging Christian college that prepares students to challenge the world. And succeed. We provide an academically rigorous education comprised of distinctive and innovative courses. Geneva offers over 30 undergraduate majors and seven master’s degree programs, with the most popular including business, engineering, education, biology, communication, psychology, student ministry and human services. And our liberal arts core fosters a breadth of knowledge through the study of humanities, the social and natural sciences, biblical studies, and experiential learning. Founded by the Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America, Geneva helps students meet the challenge of becoming everything God means them to be.

Skills

Skills

INTERACTION WITH MFG. - TO CEO LEVELS

LISTENING SKILLS

ETHICAL PRACTICES

ABILITY TO IDENTIFY CUSTOMER NEEDS/ISSUES

PROBLEM SOLVER

BUILDING LONG TERM RELATIONSHIPS

INTEGRITY

Summary

Our target is to invest in the human aspect of today’s search needs while providing better options for those clients willing to make that Key Investment in People, as well as Technology. We continue to be "The Link To Matching Your Objectives" providing the best possible solution for both Clients and Candidates.

Interest

Teaching & Coaching

Basketbal - both playing & coaching

Playing - Improvements on Golf

Helping Business Partners to Succeed

Assisting Job Applicants Improve Efforts for Job Market

Supporting Clients with Uniquely Qualified Talent

Certifications

Certifications

Profit Pursuit…The Game of Associate Selling

ARROW ELECTRONICS INC.)

Problem Solving

(MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)

The Strategic Planning Process, How to Communicate Clearly, How to Develop a Sound Mktg. Plan

(MICHIGAN CHAMBER OR COMMERCE)

Fundamentals of Product Marketing

SEMICONDUCTOR EQUIPMENT MATERIALS INTERNATIONAL)

World Class Business Management Training Prog.

(MICHIGAN MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY CTR.)

Lean Executive

(MICHIGAN MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY CENTER)

Export Documents and Procedures

LAKELAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE)