Rick Howell is Principal of RH Strategic Advisors specializing in Interim Executive Management, Project Mgt Contracting, Strategic Business Advising, Organizational Leadership Effectiveness Facilitating, Sales Coaching and Mentoring. Rick consults with C-Suite and Executive teams to recommend and implement necessary business and operational improvements to achieve company goals including; strategic planning, organizational development, sales, marketing, export & import, finance, business process improvement, lean, supply chain, quality and workforce development. Rick has a strong, accomplished professional background with documented results, a balanced leader of business turnarounds, mergers and acquisitions in multiple consumer, commercial products and services in diverse markets. In 2003, after a 30 year plus progressive career, Howell left The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co to pursue and realize his goal of successfully operating his own Entrepreneurial Business Management Executive Consulting firm. To date, he has assisted multiple organizations in taking their business to increasing levels of productivity, revenue growth and profitability.