Expert in Finance, Retail, Merchandising
Expert ID: 725512 Arkansas, USA
•Developing and implementing process improvement.
•Creating and facilitating training programs and courses.
•Initiating and spearheading potential acquisition and divestiture projects.
•Seeking out and executing business development opportunities.
•Researching and developing corporate strategies through competitive analysis and patterning
Corporate Finance, Manufacturing Finance & Accounting, Food & Beverage, New Business Development, Mergers, Acquisitions, Divestitures, Retail Finance, Consumer Research, Internal Controls, Internal Auditing, Retail Business Planning, Strategic Planning
Work with professor at NC State University on Business Ethics. Co-wrote and article that is scheduled to be published in the Management Accounting Quarterly.
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Tulsa, Oklahoma - Broken Arrow, Oklahoma - Fort Smith, Arkansas - Fayetteville, Arkansas - Springfield, Missouri
|Year: 1999||Degree: MBA||Subject: Business||Institution: Xavier University|
|Year: 1992||Degree: BBA||Subject: Finance||Institution: University of Kentucky|
|Years: 2006 to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: Senior Director||Department: Merchandise Finance||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 2004 to 2006||Employer: The Body Shop International||Title: Director, Business Planning & Analysis||Department: Finance||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 2001 to 2004||Employer: Limited Brands||Title: Director, Business Planning & Analysis||Department: Finance, Bath & Body Works||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 1992 to 2001||Employer: Procter & Gamble||Title: Group Manager, Finance||Department: Finance, Food & Beverage||Responsibilities:|
|Danish||Lived in-country for two years|
Fields of Expertise
budget control, corporate strategic planning, enterprise resource planning, finance, financial modeling, retail expense reduction, retail system development, retail system planning, strategic planning, business ethics, retail, internal controls, accounting ethics, accounting technology, investment value, commodities, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, business, business development, business strategy, business operations, team building, business management, business intelligence, competitive intelligence, organization redesigning, organizational development, retail information system, supply chain management, cost modeling, cost accounting, manufacturing resource planning, accounting, cost reduction, cost analysis, cost-benefit analysis, cost, cost control, inventory, vendor, spreadsheet software, strategic research planning, production control, just-in-time inventory, inventory management, inventory control, business process re-engineering