Special Asst. to President
Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A.
Manager, Business Administration / Special Assistant to the President
·Advised president on reorganization, processes, marketing and sales to improve division performance in the U.S, Canada and Latin America.
·Managed business communication with Kawasaki headquarters in Japan thereby overcoming past communication problems in the areas of accounting, legal and facilities planning.
·Analyzed legal and financial situation and executed improvements in contracts and finances so that risks could be quantified and cash-flow tracked accurately.
·Managed accountants, external legal counsel and office administration by implementing disciplined progress reporting procedures which resulted in a much improved business picture for the President.
·Created accountability processes for project management, engineering, and procurement to ensure that decisions were made effectively and as a team.