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STANLEY BLONDEK 2 Hidden Acres Drive * Kinnelon, New Jersey 07405 Home: 973.283.1852 * Cell: 862.228.2356 * sb12b5a58@westpost.

netSENIOR MANAGEMEN T: Manufacturing & Plant Operations Successful manager with over 20 years of professional experience directing multi million dollar manufacturing, production, and plant operations in the food and c onsumer product industries. Expertise improving quality, efficiency, and cost co ntrols for optimum bottom-line results. Proven ability to train, evaluate, and l ead large, cross-functional teams of employees. Consistently drive inspections, audits, environmental health, and employee/product safety to ensure regulatory c ompliance. Plant & Operations Management * Kaizen & Lean Manufacturing * Profit & Loss (P&L ) Manufacturing & Production Management * Quality Control * Operational Turnaround Team Building & Leadership * Manufacturing Engineering * Inventory Distribution Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) * Process Improvement * Strategic Planning PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE INTERSTATE BRANDS CORP. (IBC), Wayne, New Jersey * 2006 to 2010 Wholesale baker and distributor with over 21,000 employees nationwide. Plant Manager Drove plant production, operations, P&L, and distribution, including more than 3 30 union and non-union employees, for optimum quality, productivity, and regulat ory compliance. Directed improvements to client satisfaction, efficiency, uptime , cost/waste reduction, environmental health, and employee/food safety. Communic ated all operational requirements, schedules, benchmarks, and key performance in dicators across departments. Conducted inspections, audits, and product reviews. Implemented Lean and Kaizen methodologies. Specific Accomplishments: * Enhanced quality 20% and production efficiency 10% through leadership of Kaize n initiatives. * Saved $400,000 in annual costs through use of new ingredients for products. * Achieved 441 days worked with zero lost-time accidents through new safety prog rams. * Launched 100-calorie cake product line with successful results. * Earned high ratings on audits from British Retail Consortium and American Inst itute of Baking. * Business unit recognized for top annual sales and operations improvement. MCCAIN FOODS USA, Lodi, New Jersey * 2005 to 2006 International frozen food leader with over 20,000 staff and 50 production facili ties worldwide. Production Manager Scheduled and managed production operations and over 65 total employees to meet business needs. Administered financial/cost controls and P&L. Orchestrated plant inspections, temporary labor, and performance improvement. Specific Accomplishments: * Improved production efficiency 10% and cut waste loss to under 2% with Total Q uality Management system. * Stabilized workforce and improved scheduling to lower turnover and increase mo rale.


GEORGE WESTON BAKERIES, Lodi, Various Locations * 1992 to 2005 Major baked goods company with over 140,000 employees. Plant & Manufacturing Manager Led over 100 personnel in operations with $21 million P&L. Prepared and administ ered $2.5 million capital budget as well as department operating budgets. Launch ed new products to drive company's bottom line. Identified and resolved consumer complaints. Specific Accomplishments: * Obtained $9 million in annual savings by completing $30 million capital projec t to implement 3 high-speed production lines and increase throughput 50% without additional labor. * Turned around underachieving Thomas English Muffin operations through superb s trategic planning, quality assurance, sanitation, engineering, and leadership. * Reduced consumer complaints 20% via Lean techniques and integrated process man agement. * Maintained company's top safety record at over 400 days worked with zero losttime accidents. * Negotiated union contract with Bakery Confectionary & Tobacco union during pla nt phase-down. * Received numerous promotions through positions of increasing scope, including Plant Engineer and Corporate Engineering Manager. Early Career (details on request): * Manufacturing Manager, Adamatic * Production Manager, Airwick * Manufacturing Assembly Manager, Dynapac FORMAL EDUCATION Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering New Jersey Institute of Technology - Newark, New Jersey TRAINING Integrated Process Management Kaizen Lean Manufacturing Bakery Maintenance Engineering Food Processing Sanitation COMPUTER SKILLS Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), SAP, Kronos