Mike on St. George Island 2006gmgirolamo@gmail.com

Objective: Writer

Summary of Qualifications
I am a columnist for a weekly newspaper distributed in Naugatuck, Prospect, and Beacon Falls, Connecticut. The Citizen’s News published my first essay in September 2003 and I have been at it ever since. I have traveled extensively throughout my career, managing projects in all parts of the country. I enjoy meeting and interacting with people from all walks of life. I am able to understand their needs and their perspective.

Published Work
90 stories in the Naugatuck Citizen’s News
“Remembering 911” Aired on National Public Radio on Sept. 11, 2003

Professional Experience

Kuehne + Nagel Inc. – Naugatuck, CT 3/05 – Present
Senior Proposal Developer

Senior Proposal Developer for a $15 Billion Dollar a year Global Logistics Network service provider.


DRS, Power & Control Technologies, Inc. – Danbury, CT 10/99 – 3/05
Senior Proposal Coordinator / Contract Administrator

Senior Proposal Coordinator / Contract Administrator for a $45 Million provider of leading edge products and services to defense and commercial customers.


Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation – Stratford, CT 10/86 – 10/99
Proposal Administrator

Proposal Administrator, International Programs, in the Pricing and New Business Department.


Intec Corporation – Trumbull, CT 2/84 – 10/86
Project Engineer


Merganthaler Linotype – Minneola, NY 9/81 – 2/84
Production Supervisor


Louis Allis – Milwaukee, Wisconsin 1/80 – 9/81
Field Service Engineer



MBA International Business • University of New Haven, West Haven, CT
BS Industrial Distribution • Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY
AS Engineering Science • Nassau Community College, Garden City NY

Certification in Lean Six Sigma • Villanova University
Certification in Six Sigma Green Belt • Villanova University