TierneyConsultingGroup,LLC
TCG Principals
Tierney Consulting Group, LLC. was founded in 1984 by George F. Tierney, President/CEO. Thirty years in retained search with practice inception largely focused to high precision global manufacturing and evolving to engagements equally split in both metalworking and high tech electronic components & assemblies. Primarily engaged in the Executive Management, Acquisitions, Financial and Strategic Planning functions. Maintains an active Client base in Aerospace, Automotive, Telecommunications and High-Tech Electronic Components, as well as Plant Start-ups in Eastern Europe.

Paul J. Argenio, Managing Partner
BA Mansfield University and MA Industrial & Labor Relations at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. More than ten years of Human Resource Management including both Plant and Corporate level assignments. Very strong in all facets of Human Resources, as well as Continuous Plant Process Operations. Broad industry search expertise including Aerospace, as well as Financial, IT and Healthcare Service Industries. Practice covers all manangement disciplines in a variety of Industrial Product platforms.

Donald Symanski, Managing Partner - Acquisitions
Undergraduate Engineering Degree and MBA with emphasis in Finance & General Management. More than 20 years of management experience retiring as President of a $600M Global Components Business Group for ITT Corporation, Fluid Hamdling Systems Group. Industry expertise includes Industrial, Aerospace, Automotive and Telecom business groups with responsibility for business units in Europe, Asia and North America. Skilled in synchronous manufacturing, one-piece flow and lean manufacfturing concepts. Hands-on job shop, as well as high volume manufacturing and value-added approaches. Highly experienced in the successful selection, negotiation, and integration of acquisitions. Broad market & products exposure.

Robert A. Pace, Managing Partner
BA Dickinson College and MA Pennsylvania State University. Fifteen years of Industrial Manufacturing Management expertise to include process experience with Electrical/Electronic, Hydraulic, Electro-mechanical, and Mechanical Assembly, as well as PVC Extrusion, Metal Stamping/Fabrication and Complex Assembly Operations including PCB/SMT Assembly. Client engagements are emphasized in Automotive and Consumer Products, PCB/SMT Engineering and Operations Management.

Robert Faux, PhD., Consultant
BSEE/MSEE '84 Pennsylvania State University and PhD in Human Development pending from the University of Scranton. He serves as Department Head-Electrical Engineering at Pennsylvania State University. Extensive consulting experience in areas of product design, Computer-Integrated -Manufacturing (CIM) and power generation. Client engagements are centered on Power Supplies, Electronic Components and Software.

Paul Pace, Managing Partner - Aerospace Acquisitions
BA/MBA with emphasis in Finance & Accounting. Career began with United Technologies and advanced to VP/CFO in the turnaround of $1 Billion Hamilton Standard restoring operational effectiveness from $150M loss to an $80M profit in three years. Paul went on to Corporate Director at UTC responsible for Global evaluation of strategic alliances and acquisitions/investments. He was then promoted to CFO/VP of Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines ($8B). He was then recruited to lead the turnaround of a $700M Unit of Sequa Corporation, Chromalloy Gas Turbine, and subsequently retired from Chromalloy as President - Global Aerospace OEM Operations.

Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
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