Nothing makes me happier than recognition by my clients, employers, and employees that my role, work ethics, competencies, and skills made a positive and valuable professional and personal impact in the life of their organization.
I look for the opportunity to make a valuable impact in the life of an organization by bringing my work ethics, competencies and skills acquired in over 30 years of experience in all aspects of domestic and international business creation, development, and leadership to any company committed to enhancing and maintaining top business performance and profitability.
Atlanta, GA-U.S.A., Kyiv, Kharkiv, Lviv-Ukraine, Volgograd-Russian Federation
Atlanta, GA-U.S.A., and Kyiv, Kharkiv, Lviv-Ukraine
Atlanta, GA-U.S.A., Kyiv, Kharkiv, Lviv-Ukraine, and Moscow-Russian Federation
Organized and managed a contract staffing company specialized to source, screen, recruit, train, U.S. visa qualified information technology professionals from Ukraine and other Eastern European countries for contract work assignments in the U.S. Recruited, trained, and placed over 30 Ukrainian and Russian professionals in the U.S. IT Industry.
Atlanta, GA-U.S.A., Kyiv, Kharkiv, Lviv-Ukraine, Bratislava, Rusomberok, Bardejov-Slovak Republic, Warsaw-Poland
Established and led an American-owned international trade, investment, and consulting organization with operations in the U.S., Ukraine, and other countries of Eastern Europe to assist American, Western European, and Ukrainian companies in exploring, promoting, negotiating, developing business opportunities, and managing operations in Ukraine, Eastern Europe, and the U.S. Helped over 200 Small to Medium-sized Enterprises and professionals evaluate opportunities, manage operations, and achieve their goals and objectives in Ukraine, Eastern Europe, and the U.S.
English - fluent; Ukrainian - fluent; Russian - native;
Jul 1986 - Jul 1994, Founder & President
Advanced Graphics Communications Corporation, Atlanta, GA & Orlando, FL
Launched specialty graphics business and built it to a multi-million-dollar
corporation with over 500 active clients within three years of start. Positioned company as the recognized leader in the design and production of exhibit graphics, signage, banners, and other visual communications for the exposition service industry.
May 1983 - Jul 1986, Manager of Graphics & Modular Exhibit Departments
Freeman Company, Alexandria, VA
Recruited to lead the start-up of an internal graphics and signs department for this national exposition service contractor. Concurrently played a crucial role in introducing the European modular exhibit system as a strategic tool in combining structural and graphic design concepts in a unified and tasteful presentation. Worked with the sales team, production, show management, and individual exhibitors to provide a complete package of services encompassing design, production, and I&D.
Jan 1979 - May 1983, Director of Art & Sign Department
Andrews Bartlett & Associates, Atlanta, GA & Alexandria, VA
In recognition of talent, education, and European experience advanced rapidly from the warehouse and show floor laborer to Graphic Artist to Department Manager. Earned a reputation for top quality and on-time delivery of visual communication aids in the exposition service industry.
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