How I can help you

I am a former Senior Executive, Franchise Business Owner and Business Advisor.  I truly enjoy working with business owners to make them successfull. I have over four decades of experience driving business growth and sustainability and maximizing operational efficiency for marquee food, distribution and national franchise organizations. I am adept at orchestrating turnarounds, launching startup operations, integrating synergistic acquisitions and training, coaching and mentoring. My broad-based expertise includes strategic planning, finance, budgets and forecasts, M&A, business transformation, brand management, contract negotiations, P&L management, customer engagement, policy development and governance. 

Areas of Expertise
  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Manufacturing & Product Development
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Operations
  • Human Resources & Internal Communications
  • Sales, Marketing & Public Relations

Industry Experience
  • Transportation & Warehousing
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Professional & Business Services
  • Retail & Wholesale Trade
  • Nonprofit, Public and Professional Organizations

Education

Bachelor of Science, 1975

Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR


Communication Methods

  • In Person
  • Phone