GENERAL MANAGER / OPERATIONS EXECUTIVE Proven senior manager with unusually diverse background encompassing distribution, manufacturing, international sourcing, supply chain, information systems and general management. Product lines including tools, hardware, office, craft, school, lawn & garden, and recreation products. Broad experience as Division President/General Manager, Vice President Operations, Manufacturing Plant Manager and Distribution Manager. Also owned and operated a small commercial printing business. Proven success in driving profit, quality and customer service initiatives across plant, division and corporate levels. Resourceful and innovative leader, team builder and mentor. Strong communicator, equally effective in the boardroom or on the shop floor.
B.S. Industrial Management, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute