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Thomas Wayne Hollen

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Grand Rapids, MI

Languages:English

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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.

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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 

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Ryan Latham

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Auburn, CA

Chapter: Sacramento SCORE

Languages:English

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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. 

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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

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Dr. Robert S Brookman

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Providence, RI

Chapter: Rhode Island

Languages:English

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Manager of Research and Development for Firestone

Vice President of Technology and Board member of small public company

President of $200,000,000 Plastics Company

Currently  Vice President for Business Development for a billion dollar privately held plastics company

I have run the sales,marketing, technology, and financial operations of medium sized companies.

My current activities include: mergers and acquisitions,technology evaluation and acquisition, and am the only internal employee coach for fast track and high potential troubled employees 

 

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<p> &nbsp;BS in Chemistry from CCNY and PHD in Polymer Chemistry from NYU Polytechnical Inst</p>

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Cornelius E Cobb

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Hamden, CT

Chapter: New Haven SCORE

Languages:English

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Management Profile
Cornelius E. Cobb, Founder and Principal of C. Cobb Accounts, LLC
Cornelius ( Sonny) Cobb has extensive experience in financial management, finance, accounting and taxes. As vice president and branch manager for Bank of America he was loan out to the University of New Haven to assist in their minority and small business development program. He was comptroller for Global Specialties, Inc a electronic manufacturing company in New Haven, CT. Chief Financial Officer for the Sagamore Group, Inc, a Construction Consultant company, specializing in Department of Transportation construction. As Business Support Administrator For Comcast, New Haven, CT, he assisted the Business Manger in the Accounts payable department. He was Accountant for The Elderly Nutrition Program, for the New Haven area in CT. He was Chief Financial Officer for The Highville Mustard Seed Development Corp, A Charter School in Hamden, CT.
Serviced on the board of Police Commissioners in the town of Hamden, Serviced as Chairman of the Board and President and Tax Consultant for the Connecticut Police Commissioners of Connecticut, President, Vice President, and Treasurer of The Connecticut Chapter of The National Association of Tax professionals. Pro-Bono Tax Preparer for AARP in Hamden, CT. SCORE - Mentor Volunteer, New Haven Chapter.

Cornelius Cobb, RTRP started C. Cobb Accounts, LLC, A twenty year old business to assist small businesses in their need to respond. to instant financial information at an affordable cost for accounting services by using accounting software training and to understand the value of maintaining financial records that are accurate, accessible and relate to growth and improvement of their business. In addition, by offering training in bookkeeping services, and tax preparation services, tax planning and reach with an inference is on proficient and convenience and offering a quick turn around time service to our clients.

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Williams College, MA ---School of Banking
University of New Haven, CT Accounting

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Nimish Patel

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Chatsworth/Costa Mesa, CA

Languages:English, Hindi

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Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics and Minor in Accounting from UCLA. 

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