Stephen R Morse
C Level Executive, Retail
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Stephen R Morse's Bio:
Stephen R Morse has a core emphasis on operations, finance, HR, administration, marketing, M&A and business development for small to middle market firms. Lease and legal document review. Specialties: franchisor operations, retail and service organizations. Results oriented and profit driven with the knowledge and experience to conceptualize and execute strategic plans, operating budgets and infrastructure. A proven leader that will motivate staff and manage key relationships both inside and outside the organization. Experienced in both developmental as well as turnaround situations. Background includes COO, CFO, CAO positions. Currently based on Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Stephen R. Morse has worked with new companies in the past. He specializes in the perpetual processes of the daily grind along with the quick problem-solving skills needed to keep a new business afloat. He’s a leader with a proven track record not only within public companies such as Blockbuster Entertainment, but Fortune 500 companies like AutoNation!
Stephen R. Morse, while originally from Florida, has worked with a multitude of franchises and retails service organizations around the country. While he enjoys all of this his other passions include researching sustainable energy, watching new (and old) movies, and learning about wine (not quite a sommelier yet, but perhaps someday!).
Stephen is also a lover of fine food. His role as the CFO of Green Fine Salad allowed him to work at what he loves: nutrition and sustainable eating. You can learn more about Stephen R. Morse by visiting his Google+.
Stephen R Morse's Experience:
Operating Advisor at Royal Palm Capital PartnersApril 2007
Chief Financial Officer at Green: Fine Salad, Inc.January 2012 - July 2014
Chief Operating Officer at Devcon Security Services CorporationApril 2008 - October 2009
Co-CEO at Cellars Wine & Spirits2003 - 2008
Chief Administrative Officer at NationsRent1999 - 2003
SVP and Founding Officer at AutoNationJanuary 1994 - January 1998
Chief Financial Officer at Huizenga Holdings, Inc.1991 - 1994
Chief Financial Officer of single-family office of H. Wayne Huizenga managing financial and personal family affairs.
Assistant to the Vice Chairman at Blockbuster1989 - 1991
Stephen R Morse's Education:
Barry University1979 – 1983BS
St. Thomas Aquinas1978 – 1979
Stephen R Morse's Interests & Activities:
Stephen R Morse's interests include: traveling, hiking, wine, nutrition and sustainable food practices, reading, cars.