Orchard Park, NY
Counselors to America's Small Business
Equipment financing and leasing my entire career. Owned national equipment leasing company, sold to Bank, started another national equipment leasing company Blue Bridge Financial, LLC. Currently active in company.
BS Empire State College
42 years in various areas of heavy construction. Areas, or disciplines, include design engineering, sales, marketing, special projects, strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions. Upper management responsibilities and leadership roles were assumed in all areas, except engineering.
Heavy emphasis on international work for several years with foreign residence for 8 years in Europe, Asia and Middle East.
BS in Civil Engineering, Michigan Tech, 1959</p>
MS in Applied Math and Engineering Mechanics, Michigan Tech, 1962</p>
MBA with major in Finance, U of Chicago & U Southern Calif, 1969</p>
Registered Professional Engineer, by exam, State of Illinois</p>
Bill was a recipient of a Kemper Insurance Foundation Education Scholarship and enjoyed a 40+ year career as a commercial insurance broker with three international brokers. He also served 15 years as instructor and later as director of Insurance Continuing Education programs with St. Louis (MO) Community College. Mr. Ruttledge is the Chairman-Elect of the Vancouver (WA) Chapter of SCORE and is a Course Leader for SCORE Business Finance and Business Planning seminars.
BA (Economics) Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin
30+ yrs in Product Development, Manufacturing, Supplier Development, and International Procurement for a Fortune 100 company. Experienced in mechanical and technical invention and Holder of U.S. Patents. Knowledge of product prototyping and simulation, as well as manufacturing efficiencies. International presenter for Environmentally sustainable manufacturing processes. Lived and worked in Asia and Europe. 20+ yrs in Commercial and residential real estate construction, planning, and management. Owner of small businesses, and consultant for cooperative owned housing and business structures. Experience in Agricultural Production, CSA, Transportation, Fabrication, Mechanics. MBA grad with focus on Entrepreneurship, Strategic Planning, and Rural Economic Development.
Placed in Inactive status by Chair July 2015
&lt;p&gt; Mechanical &amp;amp; Civil Engineering&lt;/p&gt; &lt;p&gt; MBA&lt;/p&gt;
Senior professional services executive with extensive financial services and management consulting expertise in strategic marketing, business strategy, and operational effectiveness;
Sector specialties: consumer, high net worth, middle market, retail banking, portfolio management, venture/start-ups/new ventures, and credit cards
MBA, University of Chicago Booth School of Business (formerly the Univeristy of Chicago Graduate School of Business)
BA, Haverford College, Economics (with honors)
Institutional Food distribution, Retail sales, Art Gallery, custom picture framing, non profits, business counseling
MA Business European University
Mr. Ewald has over twenty years of small business ownership experience including: software development; residential, commercial and construction cleaning; energy conservation product sales and installation; energy conservation engineering; and specialty retail. He also has over twenty years experience as a business software designer and programmer both for small businesses and large corporations.
BBA - major in Information Systems, The University of Texas at San Antonio</p>
MBA. The University of Texas at San Antonio</p>
I have excellent Business related skills which I am willing to share with anyone interested in starting their own business or who are already in business and want to bring it to the next level. My organizational development, business management and financial expertise are areas in which I can help you focus. Product quality and great customer service will win your customers and keep them coming back for more.
Managing Director for a major fortune 500 corporation. Over 40+ years experience in management related responsibilities including organizations of 25 to 3500 employees. Developed and implemented numerous organizational changes with improved operational and financial benefits to improve profitability. Responsible for worldwide operational center with a particular focus on crisis management.
I have been focused on start up businesses and small business improvement for the past six years.
<p> Business Management degree</p>
MBA. U. of Iowa
Strategic Planning, Operations, Marketing, Finance, Technology, Small Business
Intel Corporation, 1984-2005, Finance, Marketing, Strategic Planning, Operations
Signs By Tomorrow, 2005-2008, Owner, Operator, Sign Making, Digital Printing, Advertising, Trade Show Displays
Quality Transport Services of Arizona, 2010-Present, Owner, Operator, Non-Emergency Medical Transportation, Maricopa County
Dartmouth College, AB, 1980, Sociology and Urban Studies
Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, 1984, Finance and Accounting