Friday, October 14, 2011

Recommendations for Jimmy Alyea

Jimmy Alyea's References and Recommendations:

“I have known Jimmy Alyea almost all of my life, and he always seems to find a way to succeed. Between his work ethic and problem-solving skills, he finds ways to win.”
-Project Manager in the construction industry

Jimmy Alyea is ‘Mr. Clutch’ when it comes to meeting deadlines.”
-HR Business Analyst in the oil & gas industry

“I worked with Jimmy Alyea at Medallion Advertising LLC. He is a results-oriented individual who can see the big picture while taking care of the details. He has excellent project management skills and does a great job keeping everyone up to date and informed. His professionalism in building strategies and putting plans into action sets him above the rest.”
-Marketing Director in the real estate industry

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Saturday, October 8, 2011

Jimmy Alyea's Professional Background

Executive Profile of Jimmy Alyea:

M.B.A. – Houston Baptist University
B.B.A. Supply Chain Management – University of Houston-Downtown
B.B.A. Marketing – Texas A&M University

Marketing Director – Eclat, Inc.
Account Manager & Media Buyer – Bernard Hodes Group
Owner – Medallion Advertising LLC

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Jimmy Alyea - Supply Chain Management

University of Houston-Downtown
Since opening its doors in 1974, UHD has grown in mission and service, and now offers baccalaureate degrees in 43 areas and four master's degree programs. Enrollment has surpassed 12,000 students who attend classes in four Colleges: Business, Humanities and Social Sciences, Public Service and Sciences and Technology.

Supply Chain Management
The University of Houston-Downtown offers the only AACSB accredited Supply Chain Management major in Texas. The program is frequently updated in consultation with the National Association of Purchasing Management-Houston and the local chapter of the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing.

Supply Chain Curriculum Highlights:
• Management Information Systems (Intro. to SAP)
• Management Sciences for Business Operations
• Negotiating Skills and Techniques
• Purchasing Management
Materials Management and Inventory Planning
• Logistics Management and Principles of Break Bulk Shipping
• Total Quality Management
Management of Supply Chain Contracts
Supply Chain Management and Analysis

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Jimmy Alyea on Leadership

Favorite Quotes:

“Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out.”
-Robert Collier

"Ability is nothing without opportunity."
-Napoleon Bonaparte

“Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway.”
-John Wayne

"Your talent sets the floor, but your character sets the ceiling."
-Bernard Hodes

“Give me an army of West Point graduates, and I'll win a battle. Give me a handful of Texas Aggies, and I'll win the war”
-General George Patton

"Just Win, Baby!"
-Al Davis

"I don't embrace excuses. I embrace solutions!"
-Jon Taffer

"You will never hit it over the fence if you don't swing for it."
-Jimmy Alyea

"Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great."
-John D. Rockefeller

"If you think it's expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur."
-Red Adair

"The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not." -Charles Barkley

"Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there."
-Will Rogers

"Change is not a destination just as hope is not a strategy."
-Rudy Giuliani

"If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else."
-Yogi Berra

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Jimmy Alyea's Work History

Eclat, Inc.;  Houston, Texas
Marketing Director (2006-2011)

Bernard Hodes Group (Omnicom Group); Houston, Texas
Account Manager & Media Buyer (2005-2006)

Medallion Advertising LLC;  Houston, Texas
Owner (2002-2005)

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Jimmy Alyea's Education

University of Houston - Downtown;  Houston, Texas
B.B.A. - Supply Chain Management (2012)
-Procurement, Supply Chain Management, and Logistics
-College of Business - Dean's List, 2011
-Tau Sigma - National Honor Society 

Houston Baptist University;  Houston, Texas
M.B.A. (2008)
-Studied the "Balanced Scorecard" approach to Operations Management
-Developed a "Go Green" environmental plan for the Houston Texans
-Certificate of Recognition in Business and Public Policy - The Washington Campus (Washington, D.C.) 

Texas A&M University;  College Station, Texas
B.B.A. - Marketing (2001)
-American Marketing Association (AMA) - President
-Business Student Council - AMA Representative
-Business Career Fair - Event Director

Episcopal High School Bellaire, Texas
H.S. Diploma (1997)
-National Honor Society member

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