Expert in Start up companies. Very knowledgeable in Retail Operation. Well versed in financial statements, inventory control, marketing, business plans, and healthcare operations. Also cash management, pricing, buying or selling a business and business turnaround skills. I have expertise in retail and long term care pharmacy operations as well as any retail operation.
I am a retired pharmacist. I have 8 years experience in chain store pharmacy 4 years of which was store manager. My experience is the entire operation including the pharmacy. My responsibilities included sales ,purchasing, merchandising, inventory control, advertising, and management of personnel. In my following 8 years, I was in charge of operations of a 4 store company of pharmacies in Wisconsin. I built the company to the point where it was sold and then opened my own 6000 square foot pharmacy in 1979. I purchased 4 local pharmacies which added to the stability of our operation. I sold my pharmacy to my pharmacist in 2000. I have been involved as a partner in eight additional pharmacies, one of which exists today as a state of the art long term care pharmacy in Milwaukee. I was also a majority partner in a pharmacy company that licensed a unique insurance billing program to 400 pharmacies throughout the country. Today we have a state of the art long term care pharmacy that services many assisted living facilities. We also have a therapy company of physical and occupational therapists that serve a niche in the Milwaukee area. My expertise would be any retail operation or pharmacy purchase or start up. I am well versed in financial statements, inventory control, marketing, business plans, and healthcare operations. I also have cash management, pricing, and business turnaround skills.
Education: BS Pharmacy Toledo University 1963
1963-1965 Walgreens Chicago
1965-1967 Walgreens Toledo
1967-1970 SuperX Drugs
1971-1979 Union Prescription Centers
1979-2000 Good Value Pharmacy
1984-present Prescriptions Plus
2006-present Therapy Plus