Social Media adviser, coach, and consultant. Social Media and LinkedIn instructor at Harper College for Career Stimulus Program. LinkedIn Profile writer, helping others in transition to improve their social media profile. Mentoring and training individuals and businesses how to optimize their LinkedIn and Twitter profiles to attract HR professionals and customers. Available for instructing, consulting for individuals and company profiles.
Experienced professional retail buyer, manager, and business owner with a background that includes diversified positions in a corporate
environment in lowering purchasing costs, effective management leadership, and improving top line sales. Strong multi-tasking
individual with the ability to work independently with little supervision.
Successful strategic thinking; proven negotiating and high level of
organizational skills; experienced in Microsoft Office Suite, project
management, and using retail data metrics. Exceptional problem solver with an
internal and external collaborative reputation.
"Delivering more than expected". My professional profile is on LinkedIn
.Well traveled family man finally settled in Palatine IL. I love all of the Chicago sport teams especially the Chicago Cubs
. Favorite baseball player is Babe Ruth. Like great old Victorian houses, and the old barn is in WI. I won the Lady & the Tramp
picture at premier showing at the Catlow theater Barrington IL
when I was a youngster.
Went to grade school in Barrington IL, Marseilles IL, and Waukegan IL. Attended Illinois Valley Community College and Northern Illinois University along the way. My first job was at McDonald's then Jewel, Montgomery Ward, Carson Pirie Scott, Home Depot, and now Lowes. Completed Lean Six Sigma White Belt Certified, and Six Sigma Green Belt Trained
, Chicago Deming Assoc - Six Sigma Masters Program, Naperville IL..