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Edward R. | Elance
 
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Edward R.

Consultant
   United States
  |   Asheville, NC

Overview

Consultant providing, expert witness testimony,financial projections and budget development, feasibility analysis, rate and price determination, contract and franchise negotiation, business valuation, business management, start-ups, concept design, operational and selected revenue audits

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Portfolio

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List of clients that I have personally provided consulting work, either as an...
Detailed report on the operations of ASTRAl Cable Tv in Romania
Detailed financial projections to support recommendations made in Report
Report detailing possible course of action and reason for results in a municipally...
Financial projections to support position presented in report on results
Review of audit prepared by city internal auditors.

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Service Description

Consultant with over 38 years of experience in providing consulting services to government agencies,(federal, state and local), public utilities, private utilities, cable television operators and regulators, public service commissions, industry investors, lending institutions, international investment groups minority shareholders, and the US Internal Revenue Service.
Services have included business feasibility services, CATV and telecommunications system operations and evaluation, fair market value appraisals, franchise fee reviews and audits, rate determination and support, business plan development, strategic plan development and implementation, financial projection development.
Clients are both international and US based.

Experience in financial modeling, developing business plans, strategic planning, start-up administration, project consulting, project management business operations from inception to and through start-up, performance monitoring, financial analysis and pricing and rate decisions

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Employment

TCS International, Inc.
Chairman of the Board and CEO
1997 - 2008
International consultants providing wide range of independent analysis for regulators, providers and investors in the telecommunications and cable television industries.
Communications Resources, Inc.
Vice President
1994 - 1997
helped set-up and establish a consulting division for multi-dimensional service firm in the telecommunications and cable television industries
Rutter-Dunn Communications, Inc.
President and CEO
1987 - 1994
Negotiated and developed modern fibrline based telecommunications and cable television projects in Eastern Europe, Poland and Romania, and the former Soviet Union. Provided consulting services in...
Cooper-Rutter Associates
Chairman of the Board and CEO
1980 - 1987
CEO of consulting firm specializing in public utilities and cable television projects. Clients included, Teleprompter Cable, City of Philadelphia, PA, Internal Revenue Service, John Hancock...
Associated Utility Services
Vice President and Assistant Treasurer
1974 - 1980
Prepared expert witness testimony in public utility and cable television rate proceedings before state and local regulatory authorities. Subject included fair rate of return for a regulated...
South Jersey Gas Company
Junior Accountant
1967 - 1974
Responsible for the day to day operations of accounting department with 6 employees reporting to me. prepared financial statements, maintained capital and plant records, budgeting, developing...

Education

Drexel University
Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Business Administration
1966 - 1976

Keywords

CATV
Utilities
Telecommunications
International
Governments
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