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Resume – Ronald Palitto

Ronald C. Palitto

Summary of qualifications
Sr. Executive experience in establishing, developing, and leading teams of people. Successfully implemented advanced Business Technology on a domestic and international level as well as in small businesses.

Business Technology Philosophy

  • Leadership Vs. Management
  • Building on people – Team work
  • Flat Organizational Structure
  • Easy to do Business with
  • Partnerships and Alliances
  • Project


Prior Professional and Related Experience
2000 – present:
 Palitto Consulting Services – Wadsworth, OH

General Manager/COO

  • Established a World Class Service organization
  • Implemented Strategic Direction
  • Small and Medium Sized Business advisor

1994 – 1999: VMI Americas, Inc. – Stow, OH


  • Built a focused Custom Machine Design/Build team
  • Increased revenues from $5MM to $30MM
  • Transformed a losing operation into a profitable one

1965 – 1994: Firestone Tire and Rubber – Akron, OH

  • Served as Corporate Technical International Liason
  • Corporate Manufacturing Process Engineering Manager
  • Corporate Manufacturing Systems Engineering Manager
  • Design Engineering Manager
  • Facilities Planning Manager
  • Equipment manufacturing scheduler/planner
  • Introduced and implemented Project Management (PM)
  • PM on Multi-National $7MM, 100 Person Project – completed under budget and ahead of schedule
  • Reorganized functional engineering into process engineering