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Sterling Business Solutions LLC

Principal: Jerome Sterling



contact details:
  Sterling Business Solutions LLC
1175 Pineville Road
Suite 146-A
TN    37405
tel: 423-757-7724
fax: 423-757-7724
mobile: 423-619-9111
email: jeromesterling@aol.com


Key Services Offered:
Operations planning, Lean management processes, change management and system integrations.

Core Experience of Principal:
Fifteen years with Fortune 20 company (Procter & Gamble); 9 years as Managing Director/Entrepreneur/Owner ($1.5 million company); Corp VP Operations (7 years) with privately held $150 million manufacturer.

  • Foundation is in the areas of manufacturing, supply chain and logistics.
  • Expert in managing change and executing plans in areas of M&A, cultural integration and organizational growth.
  • Results focused through detailed project management skills using principles of Kaizen/Lean and Constraint management.

Qualifications & Accreditations:
Electrical Engineer with 30+ years of leadership responsibilities with small, medium and large companies. Full P&L accountability with focus on both revenue and margin growth. Numerous cost savings projects implemented. Several Lean (Kaizen) events performed. Many integrations of mergers, acquisitions and/or plant shut-downs. Small industrial service owner/entrepreneur and senior executive with mid-size private manufacturing company. Change management expert. Team Building. Lean training and implemetation. Full P&L responsibility. Accredited Associate, Institute for Independent Business (AInstIB).

Industry Sectors worked in:
Consumer products, metal fabrication, plastics processing, assembly, logistics/distribution to Big Boxes, heat treating, foundries, material testing.
Corp VP of Operations of $120 million private manufacturing company for 6 years. President/MD of $2 million industrial service company for 10 years. Numerous operations and brand management assignments with Procter & Gamble for 15 years. BSEE from Purdue. Specifics: 1) Metals fabrication, heat treating and foundries, 2) Plastics: rotational amd injection molding manaufacturers, 3) Consumer products including big box distribution (Lowes, Home Depot, Walmart), 4) Worked with Boards and private equity firms.

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