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Adeola Oke, CPSM, CPIM

Entrepreneur • Advisor Baltimore, Maryland Area, US

After 10 years in the corporate world, I have decided to branch out and create my own career path.

After 10 years in the corporate world, I have decided to branch out and create my own career path.

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Primary Skillsets

  • Business Development
  • Operations
I have an idea, but I'm open to other ideas
Part-time now, full-time if it takes off

Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Business Development
  • • Operations

Involved In

Positions

Supply Chain Manager Eaton June 2011 - January 2016
Commodity Manager(Fasteners and Paint) Eaton Corporation June 2010 - June 2011
Commodity Manager (Powdered Metals) Eaton Truck Components August 2008 - May 2010
Materials Management Intern Abington Memorial Hospital June 2007 - August 2007
Assistant Accountant Revlon April 2005 - July 2006

Education

Howard University Supply Chain Management 2006 - 2008
Western Michigan University - Haworth College of Business Accountancy 2001 - 2004

Interested In

Cofounder With
  • • Back End Engineering
  • • Front End Engineering
  • • Full Stack Engineering
  • • Mobile Engineering
  • • Other Engineering
  • • Product
  • • UI/Design
Advisor With
  • • Finding cofounders
  • • Networking
  • • Growth hacking
  • • Financial planning
  • • Business Strategy
  • • Early Stage Funding
  • • Growth Financing
  • • Women Entrepreneurs
Markets of Interest
  • • Cloud Services
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Enterprise Software
  • • Social Impact

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Operations • Negotiation • Supply chain • Inventory management • Business Analysis • Business Execution • ERP • Multinational operations • Operational Excellence • Procurement • Spend management

Key Accomplishments

My last role was managing the Supply chain operations of a plant in Kansas with $40 million in sales. I was very instrumental in multiple projects that saved the company millions over my 10-year career.

How I like to work with people As a Cofounder

I like very open and direct communication. My experience working hand in hand with engineers and vendors have taught me to be a very good listener. I am always open to new ideas and learning.

As an Advisor

I believe there are multiple ways to solve problems and being creative is key to that process.

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Oludare Ojo, MBA
We worked together  •  Sr. Associate, Consulting, GEP Worldwide. Georgia Institute of Technology grad.
Adeola is a smart individual and has varied background of experience, coupled with sound education. She's very focused and always dedicated ... to making sure she successfully completes whatever project she's working on.
Oludare Ojo, MBA
We worked together  •  Sr. Associate, Consulting, GEP Worldwide. Georgia Institute of Technology grad.
Adeola is a very smart individual with a wide variety of work experience and sound education. She's very focused and is dedicated to success ... fully completing any project she works on.
Ebele Okoli
They're my friends  •  Research Scientist - Health Informatics, NORC at the University of Chicago. University of Wisconsin-Madison grad.
Over the past 9+ years, Adeola has expressed and demonstrated a commitment to creating and delivering products that are not only essential t ... o her target consumers but also timeless in their value and appeal. Further, Adeola's entrepreneurial pursuits are those with utility domestically and abroad. Adeola places significant emphasis on evaluating the landscape to inform her strategies.
Adeyosola Adebiyi
They're my friends  •  Deputy Editor, QURAMO Publishing.
Adeola has been methodical and impressively smart in her approach to starting her own business. Her move from resourceful, hard working empl ... oyee to a startup entrepreneur has been well thought out with proper research being done at every step. I excitedly look forward to where her budding ventures will take her.
DEJI Olu-Ayeni
They're my friends  •  Supply Chain Planner, Johnson & Johnson.
Adeola is very motivated and has great ideas. She is also smart and tenacious. Her ideas are very innovative and she has years of profession ... al experience that adds value to her soft skills.
Efe Abbe
They're my friends  •  Sr. Technical Professional - Supply Chain Management Program, Halliburton.
Adeola has doggedly chased the oppprtunity to found her startup even in the face of setbacks. She has a wealth of supply chain and quality m ... anagement experience. Her assessment of risk combines analytical and experiential data and once she's made a decision, she follows through.
Ormaun Lewis
We worked together  •  Global Supplier Manager, Woodward, Inc.. Florida State grad. University of Nebraska-Lincoln grad.
She has a wealth of experience and has been successful throughout... She'd continually do what's needed to succeed.
Tobi Atte, MBA,PMP
They're my friends  •  President, Co Founder, The OTaB Group.
Adeola is reliable, trustworthy and extremely knowledgeable in her field. She has managed millions of dollars in budgets and understands ... what it takes (especially from a supply chain standpoint) what it takes to run a company. Adeola enjoys meaningful work...the ones that don't just improve the bottom line but also improves people's lives. Adeola is a great listener, objective and thorough...however, she also understands big picture thinking and can move fluidly from one to the other. Adeola would make a terrific advisor and the folks who have her will quickly realize that because she knows how to fully immerse herself into the situation at hand.
Ejaz Ahmed
We worked together  •  CTO - Marketplace, SaaSMAX Corp..
Adeola is a community player with professional experience. She is very active in non profit and social causes. I found her very much dedicat ... ed and focused towards her goals. Wishing her best of luck on her journey to become an entrepreneur.
Akinwunmi Falade
They're my friends  •  Head Soccer Coach, White Bear Soccer Club.
Adeola will be a great entrepreneur because, she gets involved in things she enjoys, she's a planner, she knows what hat to wear to be succe ... ssful, she's very creative, she's very passionate, and lastly, she cares about her community and wants to make a difference. That is why Adeola will be a great entrepreneur.

Ormaun Lewis
We worked together  •  Global Supplier Manager, Woodward, Inc.. Florida State grad. University of Nebraska-Lincoln grad.
Ormaun comes a stong manufacturing background and very solid educational credentials. His warm personality enables him to form long lasting ... relationships and properly resolve conficts. Ormaun's feedback on various tpics is one that i actively seek.