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    Daniel Abell
    2857 Niles, Fresno, CA 93720
    dan.abell55@me.com – Mobile 559-832-2045
    Seasoned business and start up leader.  “My passion is to help companies grow”.
    I’m somewhat of a rare breed, a creative focused on making the world a better place through business.  I work hard to grow and develop the people around me. My highest value is to influence my teams to give the best service possible, through being their best.  I get enjoyment in growing a business, developing brands, and leading teams.  Outside of my career one of my hobbies is startups, though my true wish is to use all of my skills in a roll that helps people.
    Signature Skills
    –   Sales Leadership
    –   Small business starts up
    –   Budget Creation
    –   Process creation & implementation
    –   Leadership & Management
    –   Control of P&L
    –   Communication & Negotiation
    –   Delivery on demand
    –   Microsoft suit knowledge
    –   Chain of Custody (Logistics)
    –   Big Box Retail Management
    –   Sales leadership
    –   Ultra-high volume 50 million- 150 million
    –   Business Development

    -Pharmaceutical Delivery
    – Liquor beer and wine
    – OSHA
    – Retail Tax Requirements
    – DOT
    – 501 3(C) rules and regulation
    – Human Resources
    – Payroll

    Career Achievements
    ·    Exceeded donation goals for Disabled American Veterans of Charities of Central California, Inc.
    ·    Developed new retail footprint & business model for Disabled American Veterans of Charities of Central California, Inc.
    ·    Created and implemented companywide logistics program, dispatch, pickup, delivery
    ·    Updated entire retail operation from P.O.S. to inventory management
    ·    Started Disabled Veterans Monthly Art exhibit, bolstering community involvement
    ·    Created Budget and controls to achieve P&L goals
    ·    Lead a compliance culture while running a 501 3(c) across all business functions
    ·    Ran 150-million-dollar retail operation, 5th largest operation in company, 700 employees
    ·    Achieved all inventory, team, and company measurable objectives year over year
    ·    Lead remodel of 200k sf2 building
    ·    Top rated compliance scores with local, state, and federal regulatory agencies
    ·    Rebuilt store culture of 700 employees after an attempt to unionize
    ·    Food, liquor, and safety market leader, trusted to coach and develop struggling stores
    ·    Operated best unique logistics program
    ·    Involved in company think tank to develop RFDI technology for Target
    ·    Elected to Company advanced leadership training
    ·    Ran top ranked office for Profit and compliance
    ·    Developed custom routes to increase productivity and customer satisfaction
    ·    Rolled out company-advanced chain of custody system
    ·    Best in company for sales growth 2003
    ·    Created job opportunities for 60+ people

    Professional Experience
    Chief Operations Officer                                                                                                                                                  2016 to 2018
    Disabled American Veterans of Central California, Inc., Fresno, CA
    General Manager                                                                                                                                                                 2012 to 2016
    Wal-Mart, Miami, FL
    Executive Team Leader                                                                                                                                                    2004 to 2012
    Target, Fresno, CA
    General Manager                                                                                                                                                                 1999 to 2004
    Nobel Logistics, Inc., Fresno, CA
    Small Business Development Experience
    Co-Owner                                                                                                                                                                                  2015 to 2018
    Imperial, Fresno, CA
    Owner Operator                                                                                                                                                                    2012 to 2015
    The Lash Boutique, Fresno, CA and West Palm Beach, FL
    Owner Operator                                                                                                                                                                    2009 to 2012
    Sun Angels, Fresno, CA
    Co-Owner                                                                                                                                                                                  2009 to 2011
    Hire Up Staffing Services, Fresno, CA
    B.A. Government                                                                                                                                                                 1998 to 2001
    California State University Sacramento, Sacramento, CA
    Buchannan High School, Clovis, CA