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Douglas T. | Elance
 
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Douglas T.

Business Management Consulting
   United States
Raleigh

Overview

Business Leader Consulting was created to provide a means for businesses to obtain professional management services on an as needed basis. Our fundamental goal is to provide entrepreneurs and managers with the tools and resources necessary for success; at the time when those services are needed most.

Business Leader Consulting provides Management Consulting to executives of both small and medium sized businesses. Leadership and guidance is offered to improve performance and compliance in areas such as Operations, Marketing, Product...

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Service Description

Professional career includes over 19 years of experience working in the private, non-profit, and government sectors specializing in Information Technology, Operations Management, Finance, and Software/Systems Engineering.

Industry expertise:
- Information Technology (IS/IT)
- Financial Services
- Consulting
- Healthcare
- Utilities
- Department of Defense/Military
- Construction (Commercial, Industrial, Residential)

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STRATEGIC BUSINESS AREAS:
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Financial Analysis:
- Present and Future Value calculations
- Capital / Operating costs / revenues
- Budgeting / Forecasting
- Value Chain Analysis
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Performance / Efficiency Improvement:
- Value Innovation
- Value Capturing
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Operations Analysis:
- Process Improvement
- Value Chain (Step-wise Efficiency Analyses)
- Technology Deployment / Development
- Supply Chain Management
- Vendor Management
- Procurement / Contracting
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Marketing:
- Branding
- Logos / Slogans
- Ad campaigns
- Market Research
- Marketing collateral
- Layout and design
- "4Ps": Product / Price / Promotion / Place
- "4Cs": Company / Customer / Competition / Cost
- Product Development / Service Delivery...

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Employment

Business Leader Consulting, LLC
Managing Partner
2007 - Present
Independent firm specializing in the delivery of a full-range of consulting services positioned to improve Operations, Marketing, Product Development, Service Delivery, Technology Development &...
Nobel Systems, Inc
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
2007 - 2007
Corporate P&L responsibility, managed corporate project portfolio, distributed work to 150 civil, mechanical, geological, and electrical engineers, and architected corporate productivity and...
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Manager - Budgets, Efficiency & Process Improvement
2002 - 2007
Oversight of a $55 Million dollar Sales and Marketing budget. Managed the distribution of merit increases, performance bonuses, and compensation to 300 Sales & Marketing staff. Designed...
Scientific Research Corporation
Project Manager, Senior Information Systems Engineer
1999 - 2002
Created next-generation communication systems that provided situational awareness information to Tactical Operations Center personnel. Managed extensive software and systems development activities...
The MITRE Corporation
Senior Information Systems Engineer
1997 - 1999
Developed advanced command, control, and decision-support systems for the United States ARMY. Developed prototype systems to demonstrate technical feasibility and evaluate fitness-of-use....
University of Massachusetts/Institute for Plastics
Process Improvement
1995 - 1997
Planned and coordinated the installation and maintenance of a wide array of plastics manufacturing systems. Developed proprietary manufacturing processes in support of advanced research and...
Wayne J. Griffin Electric Co. Inc.
Project Manager, Staff Electrician
1990 - 1995
Managed the installations of large-scale commercial/industrial electrical systems. Oversight of teams of 15+ employees. Managed multi-million dollar contracts to successful completion. Licensed...

Education

Duke University, Fuqua School of Business
Masters in Business Administration
2005 - 2006
Stevens Institute of Technology
Masters in Technology Management
1998 - 2000
University of Massachusetts
Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering
1994 - 1997
Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology
Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology
1988 - 1990
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Corporate Finance
Information Technology
Project Management
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