“As teammates and partners, we have worked together on and off different projects around the world,” said Jim Weiland, co-founder. “I’m delighted to bring these three experts back together again for the same level of teaming for our clients."
Charlotte, North Carolina (PRWEB) October 28, 2011
J. Weiland, Slice & Co. announces new collaboration with three experts based in Canada and Latin America, extending the company’s business transformation services. Nick Novis and Imad Albazz of Canada, and Dr. Osvaldo J. Porro Novoa of Latin America, will join co-founder Jim Weiland of North Carolina, in targeting the small to mid-market, in flux, on the rise and in need of optimal business operations. All are ex-IBM project executives with global management and consulting expertise.
Nick Novis of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, is an expert in strategic planning, business transformation, process re-engineering, process management and business operations. He has held various senior management and staff positions in supply chain organizations. His experiences have been enterprise wide, at both global and regional levels resolving complex business issues. As IBM’s Strategy Program Manager, Integrated Supply Chain, he earned five IBM Bravo awards for superior contribution and performance. After 33 years with IBM, he started work as a consultant and subject matter expert in supply chain management and Opportunity to Cash (OTC) processes. Most recently, he managed a project team focused on transforming and enabling a major telecommunications company in China, successfully re-engineering the company’s OTC process.
Imad Albazz of Markham, Ontario, Canada, is a solution architect and certified program manager, with expertise in enterprise solution architecture, IT management and IT consulting. He has strong industry experience in information technology, telecommunications, health care, utilities, chemicals, and oil and gas sectors. During his 23 years with IBM, he served as the worldwide WebSphere Commerce Product Manager from IBM Labs in Canada, as well as the Software Product Manager in the Middle East. Recently, he led several strategic e-business, CRM, SAP and Content Management implementation initiatives at major international manufacturing, banking, and oil and gas corporations.
Dr. Osvaldo J. Porro Novoa of Argentina, Latin America, is a Finance Executive consultant, CPA and former Chief Financial Officer (CFO). His expertise is in planning, pricing, accounting, financial operating and control processes, capital restructuring, business start-ups and management consulting in diverse industries and countries. During his 24 years with IBM, he was Director and CFO, South America, as well as Chief Accountant, Pricing Program Manager and Special Bids Program Manager in Argentina. He served as Vice President, Latin America, for Nevum Solutions Corp, a global software solutions company, where he was responsible for all start-up operations in Argentina, Chili, Uruguay, Mexico, Brazil and USA. He is also a former Executive Vice President and CFO of Cine Hoyts General Cinema Argentina, a privately held company in the entertainment industry.
According to co-founder Jim Weiland, all have worked together as part of a team of experts, including on consulting projects in China.
“As teammates and partners, these gentlemen and I have worked together on and off different projects around the world,” said Jim Weiland, co-founder of J. Weiland, Slice & Co. “I’m delighted to bring these three experts back together again for the same level of teaming for our clients.”
About J. Weiland, Slice & Co., LLC:
J. Weiland, Slice & Co., LLC, specializes in best practices in business transformation, targeting small to mid-market companies driven by volatile market forces to seek optimal business operations. Co-founder Jim Weiland and his team of experts are ex-IBM project executives with a diversity of worldwide management and consulting experience. As consultants, they help companies in need of Fortune 500 expertise but without the financial resources of a large corporation. The company is based in Charlotte, North Carolina. Website is http://www.jweilandslice.com
Juliette Weiland, Principal
J. Weiland, Slice & Co., LLC
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