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.
SAN FRANCISCO STAINED GLASS WORKS, INC. San Francisco, CA 1/2003-Present
• 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
KIMPTON HOTEL & RESTAUR
B.S. School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
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