BSI's Leadership and Business Advisory Team is comprised of over eighty highly skilled professionals. Many of BSI's Experts are former C level executives and all have had at least 15 years of industry experience prior to entering the consulting world. Each member of the team possesses a wealth of knowledge and hands-on experience in guiding organizations through value chain optimization.
BSI's executive staff will work closely with you to ensure that the team of Experts assigned to your engagement posses the specific expertise and skill sets needed in order to make certain that optimal results for your program are achieved.
Paul Lemke âˆ’ President and Managing Partner
Paul's consulting assignments encompass a broad range of experience at multiple levels, including numerous leadership roles, as well as project management and hands-on implementation. He conducts diverse international engagements, including Management turn-arounds, Customer Driven Performance Improvements, Lean Implementations and Supply Chain Integrations, Six Sigma Deployment, and Strategy Development and Deployment. He served as a Vice President for Fleetguard, a subsidiary of the Cummins Engine Company. Other leadership roles include President, COO, Sr. VP Integrated Supply Chain Management., Sr. VP Operations, and Plant Manager. He also served on the Board of Directors for a US-Chinese Joint Venture. Paul holds an MBA from Vanderbilt University, is a Certified Quality Engineer (CQE), and is certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM). Paul successfully incorporated the InfoQuest® Business Process Review into BSI's complement of client services and profit improvement initiatives.
Tom McCabe âˆ’ Senior Partner
Tom has over 25 years experience in public and privately held companies. Tom's corporate leadership roles include President, CFO, General Manager, Senior Vice President, Vice President of Administration, Vice President Information Technology, Manufacturing Manager and Controller. Industry experience is in Commercial Construction, Energy Service / Construction, Automotive Parts Manufacture (OEM and Aftermarket), and Insurance / Risk Management. He has experience in administrative support system implementation and business process improvement, acquisition & divestitures, ERP system implementation and implementation of LEAN/Continuous Improvement concepts. His educational background includes a BS in Math/Business from Wake Forest University and an MBA from the University of Florida .
Gloria Hoselton âˆ’ Senior Partner
Gloria has more than 25 years' experience with a fortune 500 company. While at Cummins Inc. she served in senior roles in Human Resources, Finance, Logistics and Quality Management. As a Vice President in Human Resources, her skills in transforming the H.R. function into a business partner were enhanced by her multi-functional experiences. Acting in the capacity of internal consultant, she has developed and implemented global processes to work with management teams to enhance employee satisfaction and create a more engaged workforce. Her responsibilities in leading training and development to groups from senior leadership to front line employees in areas of Diversity Management, Employee Satisfaction, Performance Management and other areas of employee relations prepare Gloria for assisting management teams and all employees in developing skills critical to business success. Gloria holds a degree in Business and Public Administration from the University of Texas at Dallas.
Kevin Crumbo, CPA âˆ’ Senior Advisor
Kevin brings a unique complement of skills to BSI: he is a Managing Partner of Kraft Corporate Recovery Services, LLC, an affiliate of KraftCPAs. KCRS provides consulting services pertaining to troubled companies, including turn-around management, due diligence review, fraud investigation, and litigation support. Beginning his career at Coopers & Lybrand, Kevin has held senior financial positions in manufacturing, telecommunications, and healthcare companies. He has led successful turn-arounds, private placements, and mergers and acquisitions. He presently serves on the board of directors of publicly-traded YAK Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: YAKC) and has previously advised the boards of several private companies. He also serves non-profit organizations: he is a board member of the Vanderbilt University School of Business, and a trustee of both the Nashville-Area American Red Cross and the Crisis Intervention Center. Kevin received a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Kentucky, an MBA from Vanderbilt University, and is certified in forensic accounting.
Dale Pinnekamp âˆ’ Partner
Dale has spent the last 20+ years in five countries on three different continents acquiring diverse experience in international logistics, operations and supply chain management. This broad experience ranges from program management, information technology and production planning and control to master scheduling, distribution and manufacturing. Past positions include Logistics Systems Manager for GM Europe and Global Logistics Manager for Delphi, where his responsibility supported 50 factories and 22 distribution centers. As a General Manager for APL Logistics he ran a logistics, warehousing and distribution operation in Northeastern China. Dale's consulting engagements in Korea involved Kaizen events utilizing lean manufacturing principles, value stream mapping and other Six Sigma problem solving techniques. Most recently, he has served as Director of Global Logistics and Fulfillment for a venture capital group with six portfolio companies in the automotive aftermarket, chemical, pharmaceutical and electronic industries. He received his Bachelors in Transportation and Logistics from Iowa State and his MBA from the University of British Columbia.