George
George Photakis
Managing Partner
Brand Power
"CIO, CTO | C-Level Executive, Board Advisor"
george@thelarkspurgroup.com
Columbus, Ohio, United States
About George
A consistent track record of driving increased levels of productivity, profits, and internal/external customer satisfaction. As a change agent, successfully reorganized, revitalized and restructured organizations, technology plans, in public, private and PE backed firms. Strategy oriented; understands business processes and leverages IT as competitive advantage enterprise-wide. History of customer focus with a result driven experience, by using technology to improve results and solve critical problems. * Named as one of the Top 10 Columbus Executives of the Year. A savvy Senior Executive, dynamic business and technology leader and change agent. I have substantive experience in Information Technology, Business Management and Administration, Consumer Products, Manufacturing, Health-Care, Global Logistics and Distribution, Information Security, ERP analysis and implementations, Technology Vision, Systems development and support, Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery and Continuity planning, Project planning, Outsourcing, Operations Management, M&A, Due Diligence and Contract and Vendor negotiations. Executive Management | Productivity Improvement | Cloud Technologies | Startup/Turnaround, Systems Implementation | Disaster Recovery | Health Care | Vendor Management | Integrations | Systems Security | Technology Rightsizing | Contract Review and Negotiations | Strategic Planning | Budgeting & Expense Control | M&A and due diligence | Project Management | OCM | Vendor Negotiations | P&L Responsibility | VMWare Virtualization Technology | Joint Venture Negotiation | Agile Methodologies | SaaS | Quality Control | Oracle, SAP/R3, J.D. Edwards | Inventory Management | S&OP Planning | Distribution Management and optimization | Glassware | Rubber and Plastics
EXPERIENCE
The Larkspur Group
Independent-Contractor