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DONALD F. SQUIRE

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WORK EXPERIENCE

 

Hemisphere Design Works April 2014 – Present
Project Manager Muskegon, MI
  • Oversee engineering projects through all phases in a matrix organization. Primary focus on new product development; kayaks, hunting blinds, and other thermoformed or rotomolded plastic products. Work on process and product improvements.
  • Track, report, and update complex projects, many with a scope extending a year or more, working closely with stakeholders and sponsors.
  • Work with multiple departments and outside contractors, coordinating tasks, relaying information, and mitigating risks.
  • Program manager for major box store’s private label new product development.
  • As part of a growing company, worked to implement new processes and streamline existing processes.
  • Used PMIS software, Excel, and other programs to track tasks, resources, budgets, risks, and milestones.

 

Hawken Energy September 2008 – April 2014
Marketing Manager / Product Manager Shelby, MI
  • Product manager for all appliances and components. New product development and DFMA.
  • Managed all marketing, graphic design including brochures, newsletters, and other marketing materials for B2C and B2B efforts. Used InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop.
  • Wrote and maintained User’s Manuals, and the official blog. Maintained Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Adwords campaigns.
  • Customer service, including sales, tech support, and warranty management.

 

Squire Masonry September 2003 – September 2008
Manager Medina, OH
  • Construction, sales, estimating, customer service, site layout, heavy machine operation.

 

Best Vinyl December 2002 – August 2003
Sales Representative American Fork, UT
  • Vinyl fence sales in a highly competitive market.

 

Brigham Young University March 2001 – January 2003
Custodial Supervisor Provo, UT
  • Lead volunteer cleaning crews through daily assignments.

 

EDUCATION

                                                       

Brigham Young University March, 2003

Bachelor of Arts, English

 

CERTIFICATIONS, SKILLS & INTERESTS

 

  • Certifications: PMP – Project Management Professional from PMI.org. March 2019.
  • Skills: Strategic planning, conducting meetings. Excel, OneNote, and other MS suite programs. Adobe suite programs. SolidWorks. Plastics design (thermoforming, rotational molding, injection molding) and metal design. Writing and communication. Management.