(Vocus/PRWEB) December 03, 2008
Durham, NC (Vocus) December 3, 2008 -- Clarkston Consulting, a leading management and technology consulting firm, announced that Dan Flores and Tom Hare have been hired as Associate Partners based out of the Atlanta, GA office.
"This infusion of outside leadership was designed to take advantage of the business relationships and experience they have with other leading firms and to help us grow the firm. We are fortunate to be in a position to add new senior talent when other firms are struggling during this economic crisis," said Tom Finegan, Clarkston Consulting's Chief Executive Officer.
Dan Flores comes to Clarkston Consulting with over 20 years of consulting and industry experience and a strong background in the Consumer Products sector. Dan most recently worked with EDS as their SAP Program Executive. Previously he was an Associate Partner with IBM in their SAP practice. Dan also worked for 6 years with Coca-Cola where he led SAP implementations for multiple countries across Europe including being the Business Sponsor for the implementation in Russia. Dan is a graduate of Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a BS in Chemical Engineering and an MBA from Boston College. Dan is very active in the community and resides in Atlanta with his wife and 4 children.
Tom Hare brings over 24 years of experience with 11 years of expertise in professional services and sales management. Most recently Tom was a Vice President at VSS where he was responsible for growing their SAP business. Tom was a regional Vice President of Sales for Fujitsu Consulting and Rapidigm. He has also held roles with GE and Sun Business Group where he was responsible for providing IT services and solutions. Tom has a Bachelor of Arts in News Journalism from Eastern Washington University. He is active in numerous technology organizations focused on Business Intelligence and ERP Systems. A father of four, Tom and his family reside in Atlanta.
About Clarkston Consulting
Clarkston Consulting is a different kind of management and technology consulting firm. We deliver a unique experience for market leaders within the Consumer Products and Life Sciences industries. Considering professionalism, expertise, and value as prerequisites, we take service a step further through our unyielding commitment to the success of people as individuals, both our clients and our employees. By combining integrity, adaptability, and a whatever-it-takes attitude, we have achieved an extremely high rate of referral and repeat business and a client satisfaction rate of 97% over the past five years as measured by The Conference Board.