- Over 40 years experience in retail and distribution management.
- Successful in many restructuring and/or start - ups with strong team building capabilities.
- Knowledgeable in both the retail side and the supply side of the business.
- Complete understanding of the functionality of financial statements and supporting operational processes.
- Designed, constructed and executed the Organizational Chart structure - assigning responsibility from the Store Manager to all areas of the store.
- Initially responsible for 30+ people including the Stockers, Cashiers and Sales Floor personnel.
- Conducted most of the interviewing, hiring and firing
- Owned and operated retail Hardware business in a rural California town.
- In 15 years, grew business from $300k to $1.6M in sales
- Licensed pesticide, herbicide and fungicide Dealer in the Confidential
Confidential, Santa Ana, CA
- Responsible for parts distribution to the assembly line