Phoenix Strategic Advisors
Charlie Leichtweis Charlie has over 30 years of Global, Strategic, Operational, and Financial leadership experience with a record of success in helping organizations achieve sustainable profitable growth. He is a Partner with Phoenix who most recently served as CEO and President of The Testor Corporation. Prior to that, he was the COO of North American Wholesale Group of Blyth Inc, the CFO of Rand McNally Book Services, and the CFO and Comptroller of Rust-Oleum. In addition to success in industry, he has also successfully led engagements for clients in a consulting role as President of Process Solutions Inc. Charlie has significant experience in strategy development and execution, alignment of strategy with process, business transformation, driving growth, and creating a culture of continuous improvement. His strengths and track record of proven success include business planning, brand management, customer intimacy, innovative new product development, improving margins, and supply chain optimization. His leadership background includes a balance of domestic/global, marketing/finance, B2B/B2C, Public/Private companies, acquisitions, divestitures, and process/people experience. Charlie has also served Boards in a number of capacities. Charlie is co-author of a book on business intelligence and analytics titled “QlikView Your Business” EDUCATION Charlie’s college degrees include an MBA from Loyola University of Chicago, and a Bachelors of Science from the University of Detroit. He holds CPA and CMA certificates and served as an Adjunct Professor at the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management for over 10 years. Charlie can be contacted at email@example.com.