Hello

I'm Anthony Vicars

Operations Executive

  • Address Lexington, KY 40475
  • E-mail anthony@risefulfillment.com
  • Phone +1 859-582-9196
  • Twitter @av_startops

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Hello,

I’m Anthony Vicars, an Operations Executive with over twenty-five years of experience. I’m adept at quickly assessing the current state of operations, identifying opportunities for improvement, and implementing selected recommendations. I’m known as an industry expert and thought-leader who pioneers Ecommerce innovation and revolutionary business models.

Overall, I’m known for supporting rapid-growth by driving customer-centric operations through effective leadership and systems.

Professional Skills

Order Fulfillment
Supply Chain
OPS Tech / Systems
IT / Facilities
Strategy / Business Development
Team Development

References

  • Anthony is an incredibly motivated and intelligent individual. He has the rare combination of superb interpersonal skills and outstanding analytical abilities. Anthony can step into an operation and very quickly assess its needs for improvement.

    Craig Adkins Advisor
  • Anthony has proven to be an invaluable resource for our company. In addition to his vast knowledge and experience, he is able to simplify complex problems and truly enjoys finding right-sized solutions.

    Chris Bossalo Founder | CEO at Need Supply Co.
  • What Anthony accomplished at Nasty Gal was carried out flawlessly, and at such a critical juncture in the company's growth. I'll forever be grateful for what he has done.

    Sophia Amoruso Founder | CEO at Girlboss

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Work Experience

2015 - Present

Vice President of Operations

There's not a playbook to rapidly scale
made-to-order manufacturing industries
- custom picture framing, and small-run
garment printing - We figured it out while
supporting 100% growth and making
history.

2014 - 2015

Vice President of Operations and Customer Service

There's not a playbook to rapidly scale
made-to-order manufacturing industries
- custom picture framing, and small-run
garment printing - We figured it out while
supporting 100% growth and making
history.

2012 - 2014

Vice President of Operations and Customer Service

Without impacting our customers,
relocated customer service and
fulfillment operations for a $100M
operation over 2K miles, while
experiencing 130% growth.

2004 - 2012

Director of Operations

An operation that started with tape and
8.5x11 sheets of paper was more efficient
than the similar operation from the
world's Ecommerce leader. Our
performance helped seal the largest all
stock M&A transaction in 2009.

2002 - 2004

Operations Analyst

Where I was first exposed to production work cells as part of the order fulfillment workflow.

Also worked closely with finance and customer service to set customer expectations and operating plans.

1999 - 2002

Six Sigma Black Belt

During the early years, Amazon solved problems that build the foundation of today's world class operations. Being exposed to to this process and associated learnings has guided my approach to this day.

1994 - 1999

Operations Supervisor

Developed, managed, operated and promoted an Internet business.Handled customer support issues.Planned and managed business finances.

Education

2000- 2004

B.S. Business Administration - Management

2003

Six Sigma Black Belt Certification

2002

Situational Leadership