Chief Administrative Officer – Dennis W. Daniels
Prior to Aurora, Dennis has been the CEO/Owner of a firm providing a wide array of
consulting and advisory services to private business owners of all sizes and industries,
to improve and sustain their strategic planning capabilities, organizational readiness,
profitability and growth.
Additionally, Dennis has over 30 years’ corporate experience in union, non-union and
international human resource management, spanning industries, such as outsourced
contract manufacturing, semiconductor assembly & test, high performance computing,
oil & gas and financial services. He is an experienced C-level executive with a proven
track record in building strong teams, strategic planning, cash & equity compensation,
performance management, succession planning, training, executive coaching, Board
structure and corporate governance.
He is highly-skilled in M&A, high growth and business restructuring. As Corporate VP
with STATS ChipPAC, Dennis directed the post-merger transition of an 11,000-person
workforce. An expert in cost reduction and productivity growth, he guided Solectron
through its M&A consolidation of the early 2000’s and was a key member of the Silicon
Graphics turnaround team.
Prior to his corporate career, Dennis attained the rank of Captain as an Artillery
Officer in the U.S. Marine Corps and holds an MPA in Personnel & Industrial Relations
from the University of Missouri.