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JOHN DOE

123 Any Street Home Phone: (617) 555-1212


Anytown, State 11111 Cell: (617) 555-5555

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER / SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT ADMINISTRATION


Finance – Strategy– Analysis – Planning – Budgeting – Control – Accounting
Operations – Systems – Acquisitions – Divestitures – Restructuring
Human Resources – Corporate Facilities – On Line Activities / Merchandising

High impact Senior Financial Executive and Administrative Officer with successful track record as
CFO in broad range of industries including communications, restaurants, manufacturing, chemicals
and mining in both domestic and international operations. Hands on experience in business planning,
analysis, budgeting, control, regulatory compliance, tax and treasury with strategic and value added
emphasis. Expertise includes Human Resources, MIS, Corporate Facilities Management, as well as
a key role in new enterprises. Accomplished in designing and implementing planning and budgeting
processes, financial controls and in-depth analysis in direct support of financial and business
objectives. Highlights include:
 Directing financial and administrative operations in a rapidly changing environment.
 Demonstrating leadership skills in acquisitions, joint ventures and major finance re-
engineering.
 Negotiating complex contracts in support of business asset growth.
 Instituting effective financial reporting and control systems.
 Evaluating financial aspects of strategic plans and profitability enhancement programs.
 Developing and motivating a highly professional staff.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

ZYT NETWORKS – 1985 to Present

Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President Administration


Reporting to the President of USA Networks with responsibility for all financial aspects of two 24-hour
ad-supported cable networks (USA/Sci-Fi) (sales $1 billion). Direct the following departments:
Accounting, Financial Planning, Human Resources, MIS, Corporate Facilities and New Enterprises.

 Analyzed various investment opportunities and played a major part in acquisition and launch of
Sci-Fi and start-up of foreign operations in Europe (LLC) and Latin America (joint venture).
 Handled all lease financing totaling approximately $50 million.
 Initiated review of business processes/advertising sales requirements which led to implementation
of an integrated broadcast sales management system with pretax incremental sales of $4.0 million
annually.
 Managed the start up of our merchandising efforts and the development of two web sites.
 Director CNET Inc. (1996 – 1999) and served on Audit Committee.
 Initiated and managed USA Networks Profit Sharing & Savings Plan (assets $80 million).
W.R. GRACE & CO. – 1967 to 1985

GHL MANAGEMENT, INC.


Vice President – Finance and Administration 1981 to 1985
Financial and Administrative officer of a coal mining joint venture between W.R. Grace & Co., Hanna
Mining Co., and the Liberty Capital Group consisting of five companies – a management company
(GHL Management, Inc.), a sales company in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and three mining properties in
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Virginia and West Virginia. Also, a financial officer for a venture capital group with investments in oil
and gas partnerships and a restaurant company plus two R&D coal mining projects.

 Staffed a start-up company and established the accounting policies and practices for the Group.
 Established self-insurance program for Black Lung liabilities with pretax savings of over $1 million
and a surety bond reclamation program.
 Renegotiated $150 million project at more favorable and extended terms.

DEL TACO CORPORATION, Atlanta, Georgia

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer 1980 to 1981


Financial Officer of a 185-unit Mexican/fast food operation (sales $50 million) with a staff of 50 people.

 Repositioned business losing $16 million pretax to profitable basis via closing of marginal stores.
 Reorganized the financial departments along functional lines which improved accuracy and
productivity by 25%.
 Installed point of sale equipment improving cost controls.

RESTAURANT GROUP, New York

Group Vice President – Finance 1978 to 1980


Financial Officer of W.R. Grace’s restaurant activities (sales $350 million) involving four restaurant
companies in the coffee shop, dinner house, and fast food segments.

 Supervised the acquisition of one major company, Gilbert/Robinson (stock acquisition) and two
on-site locations (installment purchases).

INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS GROUP, New York

Vice President – Finance 1975 to 1978


Financial Officer of Industrial Chemicals in Latin America (five manufacturing locations in four
countries: Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Venezuela) with sales in all other Latin American countries
(sales $60 million). Reported directly to President of Interamerica Division.

PREVIOUS POSITIONS INCLUDED:

W.R. GRACE & CO. -- Consumer Products Group, Paris, France – Assistant V.P. Finance
Peruvian Paper Division – Latin American Group, Lima, Peru - Financial Officer
ALCAN ALUMINUM LTD., Montreal, Canada – Assistant to Vice President in Treasury Department

EDUCATION

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY – MBA


HARVARD UNIVERSITY – Bachelor of Arts – Government/Economics
THE PHILLIPS EXETER ACADEMY

LANGUAGES & MISCELLANEOUS

Spanish, French
Six figure salary - flexible