Counselors to America's Small Business
I currently own two companies involved in electronic life safety and security systems in commercial buildings. ISC Electronic Systems is a design, installation and service company based in Los Angeles. Electronic Buildings Group is a consulting company in the same field currently operating in Colorado and California. Previously, I worked as an outside sales representative and in the field of real estate. I have experience in starting small businesses, leadership, motivation, construction, facilities management, commercial and residential real estate,
University of California, Santa Barbara
1978 to 1998 Senior Geoscientist with Marathon Oil
1998 to 2008 Senior Management Consultant wit PricewaterhouseCoopers, KPMG and SAIC
2009 to 2011 small business owner Demographics Analysis of America (Demographics and market research)
International Public Law degree (Universite de Paris Sorbonne)
Physics degree (Marathon)
One of the most talented young lions in the media business, Mr. Muhammad is in charge of television network business operations, programming and distribution to MVPD, OTT, IPTV, Network affiliate stations, national advertising initiatives, media and business consulting for more than 19 years.
Currently, Mr. Muhammad does oversee television network programming mandates, capital acquisition, and revenue strategy formulation for Frequency's (O&O) American Business TV channel and Mixed Media Network TV channel.
For 19 years developed product designs and wrote product design standards for a major international manufacturer of centrifugal compressors and gas turbines. I joined SCORE in 2006 and have enjoyed mentoring hundreds of individuals from over 30 states. Currently, a SCORE Certified Mentor, available by e-mail.
Bachelor of Science, Management, Houghton College. Bachelor of Arts, Computer Science, State University of New York at Buffalo. Associate in Science, Engineering Science, Erie Community College.
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
RESUME – Ekhard Preikschat
Educational – Ph.D. (physics, Univ. of Wash. 1964,5; Univ of Birmingham (UK) 1968); thesis published on web-site: www.lightspeedtest.com
Professional – Professional and Registered Engineer (P.E. license in WA state, Electrical Engineering)
Founder of 3 high-tech businesses –
Present activities – officially retired in 2002, volunteer SCORE Counselor since 2005.
&lt;p&gt; &lt;span&gt;Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, BS Materials Engineering 1971;&lt;/span&gt;&lt;/p&gt; &lt;p&gt; &lt;span&gt;Harvard Business School, MBA Marketing 1978&lt;/span&gt;&lt;/p&gt;
Proven Senior Level Manager with over 14 years of in-depth experience delivering web based e-commerce solutions (point of sale and fulfillment) as Product Manager, COO, Manager of e-Business, Applications Development Manager, Chief Technology Officer and Senior Consultant.
Experience across wide variety of business sectors including Software, Web Development and Hosting, Financial, Healthcare, Energy, Telecom Services and Distribution. Driven to deliver value-added benefits in challenging technology/ business environments impacting bottom-line results.
BA - Northwestern State University
Expert in Public Administration. Very knowledgeable in Economics. Executive Level Operational Management of Manufacturing! Industrial Arts teacher 2 year, Vermont Air National Guard Pilot and Staff Officer 22 years. Owned and operated an ironworking and blacksmithing business in Cornwall Vermont 8 years. 17 years industrial manufacturing experience primarily in operations; projects included: establishing and maintaining working partnerships with vendors, implementation of two EPR manufacturing packages, establishing European distribution warehouse, maintaining and upgrading MIS System(s), establishing an activity based costing system, installing shop floor data collection and "Just in Time" manufacturing systems, performed organizational analysis on several occasions to establish baseline and justify expenditure for major upgrades and process changes.
<p> BSBA (Economics), University of Tennessee; Master of Public Administration, (MPA), University of Vermont; Certified Professional in Integrated Resource Management by American Production and Inventory Control Society, APICS. Various military technical and professional development courses.</p>
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