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Knowledgeable owner and president of coatings business with 25+ years’ experience in automotive, industrial, marine, corrosion and powder coating applications. Manage all facets of day-to-day operations of a small company. Leverage expert knowledge of full spectrum of coatings to solve technical problems and ensure customer satisfaction. NACE Certified Level 1 Coatings Inspector.
Sales management Purchasing Product data sheets Production management ISO requirements ASTM standards
Built business from the ground up to from one to 10 staff and achieved ISO certification. Multiplied sales for 3 consecutive years at start of business. Increased annual sales from $90K to $650K through business development. Maintained business for 9 years and raised sales to pre-recession levels in 2013. Planned and executed strategy to increase sales by 10% in 2014.
President/Owner May 2005 to Current Superior Coatings Inc. Bremen, IN Hold full accountability for coating manufacturing company, including staff management, purchasing, production planning and application of automotive, industrial, corrosion and powder coating. Direct, supervise and motivate a staff of 10 employees in all aspects of business. Perform purchasing by overseeing acquisition, receiving and accounts payable. Supervise production schedules, production quality and on-time delivery. Oversee all stages of coating process, from prepping to application, using coating measurement gauges, profile testing, mil thickness testing, adhesion testing and salt testing. Ensure maintenance of paint testing equipment. Utilize expert knowledge of coatings to solve technical problems. Train employees with safety procedures utilizing material safety data sheets. Interface with customers and ensured quality customer service. Group Leader May 1996 to June 2005 Newmar Corporation Nappannee, IN Managed a group of 8 employees in automotive paint repair of motor coaches and recreational vehicles. Oversaw product and shipment to the next department.
Education and Training
NACE Certified Coating Inspector Level 1, Feb 2013 Coursework in Business Indiana University South Bend