Ed joined CCI in 2014 as a Senior Career Transition Consultant. He has a strong background in Career Coaching, Recruiting, and Consulting combined with more than 25 years of business experience in the high tech, software, footwear, financial services and paper and packaging industries. Ed founded a very successful Career Coaching and Recruiting firm in 2010 and has worked for a variety of retained, contingency and consulting recruiting firms based in PA, NJ, and DE. He also led the recruiting efforts for WL Gore’s largest division, Medical, as their US Regional Recruiting Team Leader based in AZ. In 2011, Ed founded the Wilmington, DE chapter of the Business Executive Networking Group.
Ed’s corporate career began with Digital Equipment Corporation where he spent 19 years in multiple roles in finance, accounting, change management, accounts receivable and sales operations. He moved to the Stride Rite Corporate as General Manager where he centralized and led the Customer Service and Inside Sales function. Ed garnered his international experience with QAD, Inc. where he revamped the Global Customer Administration function. He also worked as the VP of Operations and served as CFO for two separate high technology new ventures for MeadWestvaco. Ed worked for UBS, Inc. as certified Financial Advisor before moving permanently into the recruiting and career coaching industry.
Ed is also a US Project Leader for Crown Financial Ministries where he provides nondenominational biblical stewardship training, coaching, employment counseling and mentoring to pastors, priests, congregation members, couples and individuals in need of assistance and/or inspiration.
Ed currently facilitates the CCI sponsored ExecuNet forum each month Wilmington, DE. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Wilmington University, DE with a GPA of 4.0 and an Associate’s Degree in Accounting from Hessor College in NH. Ed is certified as both a Career Direct Consultant and DISC: Personality ID Consultant.