Lawrence DiBoni

Angestellt, Director - Department of Economic Development, City of Cranston

Cranston, United States of America

Skills

Executive Project Life Cycle Management
Change Management and Advisory Services
Site Location Management and Implementation
Business Unit Restructuring Mission and Focus
Engagement and Budget Planning
Team Building / Coaching / Training
Major Account Development Management
Mission & Focus Communication & Redefinition
Business & Operations Strategies
Political & Non-Profit Fundraising
Strategic Alliances and Partnerships
Staff and Organizational Development
Executive Leadership
Project Management
Operations Management
PMO
Contract Negotiations & Management
Strategy Development
Event Management
Consulting & Advisory
P&L Management
Economic Development
Government Relations
Business Unit Restructuring
Client Relationship Management

Timeline

Professional experience for Lawrence DiBoni

  • Current 15 years and 5 months, since 2009

    Director - Department of Economic Development

    City of Cranston

    Drive city development and growth in key role as advisor on high-profile municipal programs and initiatives – assist in all stages of projects, from planning and administration through to implementation. Spearhead team in a range of efforts to enhance economic opportunities, including re-development and workforce employment programs. Consult regularly with Mayor and City Council to discuss and advance projects. Controlled and allocation of a $1.9M revolving loan fund.

  • 2006 - 2009

    Managing Director

    The Barrett Group

    Delivered 1:1 advisement to group of 50+ global executive clients – CEOs, Presidents, COOs, EVPs – providing guidance and support to advance their career development and opportunities. Coached leaders in key areas, from marketing and strategy to all aspects of business management.

  • 2002 - 2005

    Director of Golf Opeations

    Foxwoods Golf & Country Club

    Piloted all golf-related functions, as well as retail operations, special events, and hotel management, with full P&L and budget ($2.5M) responsibility. Oversaw merchandising and marketing, purchasing, and service for membership that included professional athletes and entertainers.

  • 1998 - 2002

    Principal

    IBM

    Directed 50 employees in delivery of services to Y2K, Automotive, and Lean Manufacturing client group, overseeing a $10M sales and $20M revenue portfolios. Directed project management office, as well as resource planning/management, risk management, and 3rd-party compliance tracking. Additionally, handled business process improvement efforts and conversion/remediation strategies.

  • 1995 - 1998

    Senior Manager

    KPMG

     Selected as one of 5 team members charged with building a multi million-dollar practice, in advance of the Y2K rush of compliance audits and remediation. Created & developed highly effective assessment and conversion methodologies:  Directed project for Deutsche Bank: As PMO Executive for assessment team, assembled 50+ staff members in New York, London, Germany, Brazil and Argentina. Under extreme budget/deadline constraints, led team providing 7 volumes of documentation on time and under budget.

  • 1994 - 1995

    Principal

    Data Dimensions, Inc

    Assumed responsibilities for the completion of a major Y2K conversion, managing the remediation/certification of several million lines of code. Worked with the current team and achieved the first compliant application in 30 days. Hired and managed an additional team of four, leading to the first successful Y2K conversion by a consulting firm in the nation.

  • 1978 - 1994

    Applications Manager

    The Monet Group

    MRP Champion and PMO Executive: Directed the implementation of MRP applications to balance organizational supply with demand, production, distribution, purchasing activities, customer service, inventory requirements, and operating efficiency. Managed the Re-Engineering of three manufacturing facilities and corporate chart of accounts for the implementation of the full suite of SAP applications.

Educational background for Lawrence DiBoni

  • Liberal Arts (Music Education)

    Community College of RI

  • Current

    Industrial Engineering / Technologies

    Roger Williams University

  • Current

    Finance & Budget Management

    Bryant University

  • Computer Programming

    BCPI

Languages

  • English

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Interests

Certified Golf Teaching Professional (Level III) United States Golf Teaching Federation

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