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I have 10 years of experience with Stained Glass, Fused Glass Kiln Casting skills in San Francisco, CA. I also have 25 years of experience with Corporate Controller / Hotel Controller skills.

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Stained Glass, Fused Glass Kiln Casting San Francisco, CA
Corporate Controller / Hotel Controller San Francisco, CA
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Oil Painting, Faux Painting, Interior decoration.
Work Experience:
Multilingual Executive with over 25 years domestic and international success in all facets of financial and operations management, acquisitions and strategic planning. Key player in turning around company from near bankruptcy to $1.5 million profit.

Creative business leader and operations strategist who can define business problems, develop and execute innovative strategies to reduce costs, improve efficiencies and enhance bottom-line profits in transition and fast-paced environments.

? Led financial strategic planning efforts that resulted in 15 successful acquisitions.
? Developed strategy that led to sale of company for 10 times its book value.
? Planned and managed opening of luxury hotel in the Bahamas.

Hands-on, results-oriented manager with ability to assume multi-phase roles in streamlining operations for long-term success. Proven track record in restructuring and turnaround situations. Superb problem-solving and analytical capabilities.

? Saved over $1 million annually through costs reductions and cash management programs.
? Quadrupled credit lines to $1.5 million and improved cash flow significantly by centralizing banking.
? Reduced outstanding accounts receivable by over $500K

Excellent facilitator and team builder. Able to recruit, motivate and lead teams to deliver top performance.

Extensive experience with international operations. Fluent in Spanish, French and Portuguese.

BS, Hotel Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 1977.
_______________________________________________PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE___________________________________
• Managed all aspects of a profitable stained glass studio in San Francisco.
• Designed and produced leaded panels for both private and commercial patrons
• Created fused glass and kiln cast sculptures

B.S. School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
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David Forte is located in San Francisco, CA and has the following skills: Stained Glass, Fused Glass Kiln Casting, Corporate Controller / Hotel Controller
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My Skills

Stained Glass, Fused Glass Kiln Casting

Category: Art / Creative
Commissions, restorations, repairs and classes are offered by San Francisco Stained Glass Works, Inc.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Years Experience: 10

Corporate Controller / Hotel Controller

Category: Business
Multi-lingual financial executive in the Hotel Industry
Relevant Education / Credentials
B.S. Hotel Management from Cornell University
Years Experience: 25