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Jeff K. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 6, 2015

Jeff K.

   United States

Overview

I have been a CEO, a CFO, and a VP's of Product Management and Program Management. I have worked in a variety of industries, primarily high tech and manufacturing. I have been a critical part of successful small and medium sized businesses. I have worked to make many early-stage startup companies become successful small and medium sized.

I have worked with numbers for much of my career. Numbers are great – as they provide the key to identifying issues and problems, but can also highlight opportunities for growth. But the value of the...

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Finance
Financial Reporting
Project Management
Lean Startup
Team Building
Business Planning
Entrepreneurship
Leadership
Management
Mergers

Employment

Avirtek, Inc.
Interim CEO
2014 - 2015
• Successfully completed a 4-month stint at Interim CEO with significant accomplishments • Provided a strategic direction to Avirtek - a cybersecurity company with cutting-edge, patented...
Tattoo Manufacturing
Interim CFO
2014 - 2014
• Initiated a business process re-engineering process to reduce time and inaccuracy in the Epicor ERP System • Invigorated receivables collection process, resulting in dramatic increase in cash...
International Towers
Controller
2013 - 2014
• Revamped entire payroll system • Reformulated job-costing system, providing better cost control and profitability analysis • Created major bid proposals • Managed all multi-million dollar...
X Factor Innovations Group
CEO
2012 - 2014
Technology Commercialization and Business Acceleration - What is your x factor? What is the top ingredient you need to grow your business? XFI Group will help you to find it, get it in shape,...
Aztera LLC
General Manager (Consultant)
2011 - 2013
• Created and implemented a system for the tracking and management of 20-25 ongoing technology development projects. • Directed a joint venture with an Australian solar battery company, managing...
Nitro Startups
Founding Director and CEO
2012 - 2012
• Assisting startup companies reach their potential through market and customer analysis, financial budgeting and forecasting, and finding VC funding,
Alternative Energy Finance Company
Finance and Technology Director (Consultant)
2010 - 2011
• Directed the financing of several large solar energy installation projects, ranging up to $5 million. • Researched the use of new and upcoming solar technologies for both technical efficiency and...
Western Emulsions
Project Controller (Consultant)
2009 - 2010
• Designed and implemented Fixed Assets and Capital Investment Chart of Accounts conversion from QuickBooks to SAP, standardizing and integrating information from and adding control over 5 sites...

Education

University of Virginia
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
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University of Georgia - Terry College of Business
MBA
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