How I can help you
Expert in Business Operations. Very knowledgeable in Business Management. Experienced in Cash flow management, Business Planning, and Business Operations. 38 years in key management positions in food manufacturing, packaging and distribution business, involving: manufacturing and engineering, strategic planning, costing, finance, capital investment, logistics, organization development, mergers and acquisitions, product development, and IT. Responsible for 4 production facilities. retired as VP of Operations and VP of Corporate Development. Hold 4 US patents. Post retirement had own management consulting business and have been a certified SCORE mentor for 19 years. Served on active and reserve duty in US Navy for 30 years – retired with rank of Captain.
3 Current memberships: Rotary - 51 years. Currently member of Amesbury, MA Rotary. Past member and president of Wilmington, MA Rotary; Navy League of the United States, Massachusetts Bay Council - past president; Surface Navy Association, USS CONSTITUTION Chapter - past president; USS CONSTITUTION Museum - Board of Overseers. Previous Memberships: Institute of Food Technologists , and Research & Development Associates for Military Food and Packaging Systems - Past President and Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Areas of Expertise
- Business Finance & Accounting
- Business Strategy & Planning
- Intellectual Property
- Manufacturing & Product Development
- Business Operations
- Transportation & Warehousing
- Manufacturing & Industrial
- Technical & Scientific Services
- Professional & Business Services
US Merchant Marine Academy, Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering. Various courses involving finance and accounting, product development, organization and leadership development, strategic and business planning, and mergers and acquisitions