I am an experienced CEO/COO. I have "hands on" experience with companies that are large as well as startups and post startups. Operations/manufacturing/and sourcing are my strengths. I have broad experience in global sourcing of products in Asia, Europe, and Latin America. I have spent the last 5 years working with smaller business and startups in technology products and services. Coaching and mentoring is something that I love to do. My coaching and mentoring assignments are typically with business owners and/or senior leaders.Industry experience includes: Consumer Electronics: lithium batteries and electronic components to virtually all of the major consumer electronics firms; office products/ computer supplies (Avery Dennison), pressure sensitive materials; roofing products, paper, food (Frito-Lay, Pepsico), Organizations providing media services to the motion picture, television, digital gaming and related software industries (Technicolor). Some recent assignments include: supply chain optimization, mergers and acquisitions, organization efficiency/effectiveness, cost reduction, improving service, new product implementation, and staffing/recruiting/leadership strategy.
B.S. Industrial Management Engineering, California State University