Chad Nelley – ESET

"Open Forum with ESET"
July 11, 2019 - 6-8pm
University of San Diego
Belanich Engineering Center (Loma Hall) Ideation Room
4998 Alcala Park - San Diego, CA 92110


About the speaker:

Chad Nelley is the Executive Vice President of Operations at ESET. He has 28+ years of general management experience that covers Operations, IT/IS, Marketing and Sales. Strong sense of purpose and urgency with an unyielding passion for process methodology, operational excellence, and team/people development.

Expert at building high-performance teams and strategic plans that produce compelling top and bottom line results. Mastery in creating business alignment driven by clearly defined strategy and tactics - bridging technology, people, process and organizational structure. Servant Leadership in action - hire for talent, attitude and spirit and get out of the way while promoting the achievements of the team. Barrier removal and focused action in supporting teams and individuals to succeed.

Excellent executive project management, people motivation, communication and negotiation skills. Adept at driving productivity in environments with a high degree of ambiguity. Highly skilled at negotiating work agreements that create win/win scenarios and moving people and projects to action.

Strong direct P&L experience with a heavy emphasis on cost containment, process improvement, and efficiency modeling to drive profitability. Successful history of driving teams and projects to timely, profitable results regardless of market/fiscal conditions. Positive change agent.

Most interested in hyper-growth companies where my contributions in leadership, process development, analysis, systems implementation, organizational development and growth/change management will make a dramatic positive impact.

Specialties:
• Web/Online/eCommerce/Analytics
• OD Strategy
• IT/IS - ERP, CRM, MRP, CMS, LMS (HW/SW/VM/Cloud)
• Process Methodology & Efficiency Modeling
• Kaizen - Continuous Improvement Philosophy
• Sales, Marketing and Operations Management
• Program and Project Management
• Logistics, Manufacturing, and Fulfillment for Retail Distribution
• International Business & Relations.


Thank You! to Chad Nelley, Executive Vice President of Operations at ESET, for an awesome, engaging, and informative presentation. We tried a new format and dedicated a more considerable amount of the session focusing on questions and discussion, and it was a phenomenal success. Chad did an excellent job answering questions and kept the discussion alive at all times. We will be adopting this format at all future meetings.

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