Richard Krelstein has over 40 years of operations and financial experience with both domestic and international firms. Richard’s experience as a business visionary and leader, able to “look outside of the box”, has led to numerous companies retaining him as their president and/or CEO to lead them through troubled times.
Richard has worked in a diverse range of industries including military/government contractors, greeting card industry, packaging industry, food industry and as a supplier to many retail chain stores and independent retailers for a wide range of products.
In addition, Richard has been involved in multiple business transfer activities including mergers and acquisitions of companies with gross sales in the millions of dollars.
Richard has also acted as a consultant to a wide range of firms aiding them in business planning, increasing market share, operations and logistics audits, and market penetration.
He has nationwide reputation as a mentor for small to mid-sized company presidents. Richard prides himself on his ability to look at the long range goals of the company while keeping in mind that every company’s most important assets are its management and employees.
Richard’s business career has had a parallel involvement of over 40 years with Not For Profits, sitting on numerous boards, as well as holding positions from President to Financial Manager.