Counselors to America's Small Business
Currently business marketing coordinator partnering with a premier financial institution. Execute business websites, businesss cards, brochures, logo branding,m etc. Licenced cosmetologist. Well rounded technical background to include basics of social media and google services,
Versatile management consultant and thought-leader with a proven track record of generating measurable improvements for startups and established businesses across multiple industries. Accomplished at utilizing data-driven business process analysis and project management to implement innovative, technology-leveraging enterprise solutions that increase profitability and organizational efficiency. An effective leader, negotiator, collaborator, communicator, and mentor, grounded in personal integrity, with demonstrated ability to build high-performance, entrepreneurial teams. TRANSFORMATION SYSTEMS, Inc., Washington, DC 8/2011
MA in Business Administration BS in Computer Science BA in Communication Studies
CEO of OwnerAide working to bring technology, data science and communication tools to the forefront of real estate investing, management and renovation.
Sales focused, revenue producing business executive and property professional with 10 years experience in technology, digital media and real estate. Self-starter and team oriented. Successful at leveraging minimum resources to accomplish measurable goals and objectives.
Specialties: Sales, Management, Market Strategy, Small Business and Startup Coaching, Real Estate Investing, Property Management, Contractor Management
Professional Background: Advertising, Branding, Lead Generation, Online Marketing, Content Marketing, Social Media
Stonehill College 2004 Bachelor of Science in Business Administration&amp;amp;nbsp;&amp;lt;/p&amp;gt;
Northeastern University 2008 MBA&amp;lt;/p&amp;gt;
Eleven years active duty military. Thirty years of high technology and aerospace business. Specialized in Program/Project Management, Turn Around Leadership,Strategic Planning, Logistics and General Management. Eight years as President/CEO of technology business.
BA, St. John's University. MS Logistics, Florida Institute of Technology. MBA, University of Iowa.
Expert in ecommerce and niche marketing. Very knowledgeable in small office operations, streamlining processes and systems.
Over my career, I built and managed several small businesses, the most recent being a 16 year old dot.com ecommerce business. In addition to managing website redesigns, I also created catalogs, pursued product development and established branded extensions. I understand shipping, warehousing, budgeting, marketing, customer service and more.
Earlier businesses included a consulting business and a pottery studio. I also spent over a decade within the larger corporate world learning about management, process and team building.
My strengths are in discovery of opportunities, business strategy and process organization.
Graduated from New York University, with a BS in Education.
Attended many management, facilitation and creative thinking workshops.
He is retired from Ferris State University as Professor Emeritus. He had been Interim Director of the School of Engineering & Technology Systems at Ferris State University and Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology and Energy Systems Engineering. He taught at Ferris for 14 years. Prior to Ferris, Mr. Hollen worked as a consultant to a major utility on natural gas and electric rebate programs. He has been involved in energy projects as both a consultant and manager for 40 years, having conducted over 100 energy audits nationwide. He was instrumental in establishing an Energy Systems Engineering B.S. degree at Ferris which started the Fall of 2010. He has a B.S and M.S. from Western Michigan University.
He has worked for a CPA firm as consultant in various roles. He has been a Product Development Engineer for a wire & cable company and a Facility Engineer for a automotive supplier. He has worked for a Not-for-Profit R&D institution and has operated his own consulting practice. He is a registered Professional Mechanical Engineer in the State of Michigan.
B.S. Automotive Engineering Technology, Western Michigan University, 1968.
M.S. Engineering Technology, specializing in Mechanical Engineering, w/minor in Computer Systems, Western Michigan University, 1971.
4 years of Doctorate course work in Mechanical Engineering Systems, Michigan State University, 1976
Ryan's expertise is in IT strategic consulting and assisting organization's achieve IT operational excellence. He has worked in multiple industries and organizations ranging from startups to Fortune 500 in roles from ranging from administrator, systems engineer, manager, director and consultant.
Ryan can assist SCORE clients in information and communication system selection, assessment of current applications and technologies, process development and reengineering, cyber security risk assessments, operating risk assessments, big data, cloud computing, application development, service desk delivery, business continuance and disaster recovery planning.
California State University, Chico - B.S. Business Administration, Focus - Management Information Systems
Ryan is certified as:
Professional Cloud Solutions Architect
Enterprise Architecture (TOGAF)
IT Operations (ITIL)
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (Windows 7 Deploy)
VMware Certified Professional
I am a sales and marketing expert, especially for high tech products. I also have heavy management, HR and hiring and training skills. My primary career focus was the sale of computers, software other high tech products to a wide range of businesses, especially the financial industry. I worked my way up to the Vice President level by proving that I could develop staff and produce exceptional levels of performance.
I believe my success with customers was due to two primary elements: showing the customer how my product would affect his profit and effective, timely follow-up.
My expertise is in sales, trade shows,, marketing, selection and training of sales personnel, prospecting, pricing. compensation plans, sales expense control, proposal writing and government bidding. I also also quite experienced in a variety of effective forecasting methods.
I heavy industry experience in banking, security, postal, unemployment tax cost control, government, retail, manufacturing, non-profit, etc.
Master of Business Administration, University of Phoenix. Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Texas, Arlington. Various Formal Corporate Training Programs such as: Sales, Sales Management, Computer Programming. EEOC and HIPPA
I can help startup or operating business using my technology and general management background and skills
My entire career has been in the plastics and chemical business.
I have been: the Director of Research & Development for a Fortune 500 company, the Vice President of Technology and Board member of small public company:the President of medium sized privately held medical plastics company.
Currently I am the Senior Vice President of Business Development and member of the Board of Directors of a billion dollar RI corporation. I work part time in the merger and acquisition area,technology acquisition, and as an executive coach and mentor
B.S. in Chemistry from CCNY
PhD in in Polymer Chemistry from NYU Polytechnical Institute
Certified Linkage Coaching Protocol.