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CEOs are responsible for developing and executing business strategies and making sure objectives are attained. The job involves a variety of duties, including staff recruiting and coordination, making investment decisions, adhering to legal regulations and in-hours policies, identifying business opportunities, and liaising with stakeholders. Resume samples in the field focus on skills such as managerial abilities, leadership, vision, strategic planning, decision making, excellent interpersonal skills, and being able to work under pressure. Successful resumes for CEO make display of at least a Bachelor's Degree in business.

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Managing Director and CEO

Provided turnaround & restructuring advice along with sales, marketing and distribution consulting services to large global fuel/biofuel firms, private equity firms and independent fuel distributors.

  • Provided strategic planning advice to a large private equity firm assisting in their acquisition activities.
  • Providing turnaround & restructuring services to a $60M retailer in Virginia. Improved cash flow and enhanced profitability for the company after performing a strategic review and assessment of operations. Generated an operational business plan and strategy for future success.
  • Providing consulting services to a large global alternative energy distributor, assisting them at customer generation and entrance into the US biofuel marketplace. Charged with identifying and securing terminal and distribution facilities throughout North America.
  • Providing consulting services to a large US based alternative energy manufacturer, assisting in customer generation and entrance into the US alternative energy marketplace. Provided advice and guidance in the management of the US Government Renewable Fuel Standards and how to benefit from those rules and regulations. Assisted in the growth of the business, and efforts continue at seeking new equity partners for their manufactured products and technologies.
Candidate Info
40
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Management / Finance
MBA
International Business
2

Customer Service Manager & Excecutive Support to CEO

  • Assisted the CEO throughout daily operations, maintained confidentiality of all sensitive information.
  • Drafted contracts and correspondence, prepared invoices, issued checks, and managed other clerical tasks.
  • Served as a company representative at conferences in San Francisco, New York, and Hawaii.
  • Developed and implemented an improved filing system.
  • Ensured prompt resolution of client’s issues and concerns, which improved corporate BBB rating.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Sociology
MS
Management & Leadership
3

Executive Assistant to Ceo/ Leader Capital Corpotation

Left due to lack of work

  • Handled of all the CEO's professional and some personal request in a timely fashion
  • Managed the CEO's calendar, travel arrangements, and expenses
  • Organized and scheduled all company meetings; planned and executed corporate events
  • Created reports for the CEO that tracked wholesalers' net and gross assets for given period of time and their daily activity logs
  • Developed the recruiting plan and transitioned the company from using recruiting agencies to in-house for direst hires
  • Oversaw all recruiting efforts; from writing the descriptions and posting them to job boards to holding interview and creating on-boarding material
  • Took on PR responsibilities during interim period between PR firms and increased brand awareness and lead generation through 3 TV appearances and 2 article quotes
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Kinesiology
4

Ceo/owner

Business Administration and Operation

  • Managed/Updated the books
  • Administration work training and hiring new employees
  • Planning and organizing moves for the week
  • Gathered a game plan for each day
  • Developed and created our website
  • Marketing and advertised for our company on Facebook, Google, and Instagram
  • Recruited, hired, trained, scheduled, supervised, and evaluated 100+ employees in 8 different cities
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BS
Community Health
5

Ceo

  • Direct the planning, development, field-testing and evaluation of curriculum, which resulted in an 75% increase in academic achievement
  • Provide in service training designed to support implementation of newly developed curricula.
  • Review and analyze monthly financial and statistical reports to assess the budget status and initiate preventative measures
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
English
MA
Education
6

Founder and CEO

  • Successfully self-started photography business which quickly generated 20-person client base.
  • Utilized various marketing strategies to gain and maintain client business trust.
  • Process photos, edit and retouch images and restore photos using Adobe Photo programs.
  • Collaborated with a variety of businesses including apartment complexes and fashion blog companies.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Business Administration
7

Executive Assistant to Ceo

  • Worked directly under CEO and leadership team.
  • Handled all aspects of day to day management, calendar, tasks, ETC for CEO
  • Organized and lead key aspects of company rebrand and office move in 2015.
  • Created and oversaw reporting for sales, marketing and operations.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
8

Executive Assistant to CEO

  • Responsible for handling assistant office duties including fielding and rolling calls, e-mail correspondence with clients and maintaining the President's and CEO's schedules
  • Coordinated all travel accommodations for the Company President and CEO
  • Assisted with the launch of national and regional media tours for multiple high-profile clients to include Meredith Baxter, Chaz Bono, Camille Grammer, Barry Manilow, Don Lemon, and more.
  • Monitored, clipped and serviced media breaks to clients in a timely manner
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BFA
Communication Arts
9

CEO & Personal Concierge

Maintain daily task list; arrange meetings/make appointments with individuals on a priority basis.

  • Manage and schedule complex calendar for business, household, children, etc.
  • Plan and supervise all personal and business travel arrangements including: air travel, ground
  • Plan the time table schedule of business, personal and weekend events.
  • Efficiently manage telephone calls, emails and collect/sort mail.
  • Develop and enforce strategic marketing strategies for clients and personal business endeavors.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BA
Media & Communications
10

Ceo

Number of employees - 5+

  • Participate in all facets of company creation and ongoing operation
  • Strategy, marketing, promotion, operational management, hiring, interaction with contractors
  • Participate in developing websites, apps, CRMs
  • Create and control execution of financial pans
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Education
MA
Nstu
MBA
Master of Business Administration

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