TradewindsGroup

Our Qualifications

Meet our Bob

As a small consultancy, when you engage us, you’re really engaging our owner, Robert W. Starinsky. Bob is a seasoned business professional with over thirty years of diverse experience.

Bob has earned an Associates degree in Marketing and Merchandising (Wilbur Wright College), a Bachelors degree in Organizational Behavior and Personnel (Northwestern University), an MBA in Finance (Dominican University) and a Masters Degree in Accounting (DePaul University). Bob is a Certified Computing Professional (CCP) and has earned the American Institute of Banking’s certificate in Lending Administration.

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In addition to his consulting activities, Bob has taught classes on a wide range of subjects for Robert Morris University, Dominican University, DeVry University and DePaul University. Over the course of his corporate career, Bob held numerous positions in Sales and Marketing, Operations, IT and Finance.  His industry experience includes financial services, construction, retailing, manufacturing, distribution and professional services.

As a nationally recognized expert on Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, Bob  is a twice-published author (Implementing J. D. Edwards OneWorld and Maximizing Business Performance through Software Packages) and has been an occasional public speaker. In his local community, Bob is a board member of the Queen Bee Education Foundation.