FORT MYERS, FL 33908
**** – CURRENT Denny Grimes & Company (Vice President of Operations)
Responsible for the day to day operations, Human Resources, Strategic Leadership, Top Producer CRM Training, Recruiting, Policies, Procedures, Systems and Onboarding.
2014 – CURRENT Finger Home Inspections (Owner)
Insurance inspection agent for commercial, high-value residential, resort, small business, residential and farm properties in Wisconsin and Florida.
2008 – 2015 Finger Financial Insurance Group
Managerial and ownership responsibilities include: field underwriting, logistics, recruiting and training new agents on sales techniques, policies and
procedures, human resources, product knowledge, workshop presentations and an overall systematic approach to business. Products and services include:
Retirement Income Planning, 401K Administration, Major Medical, Short Term Medical, Medicare Supplements, Long Term Care, Life, Annuities, Ancillary Products and Guarantee Issue Health Plans.
2008 – 2011 Waupaca Area Chamber of Commerce
Marketing and sales director responsible for all internal and external marketing to include radio, print and social media networking for Waupaca business members. Planned and directed the largest event in Waupaca County (Strawberry Festival). Responsible for increasing Chamber membership
by 8% within my first year.
2003 – 2008 Fort Myers Christian School
Responsibilities include: school administrator, board president, recruiter, communications specialist, athletic director, fund-raiser, employee trainer,
marketing manager and human resources director for 150 employees. Responsible for the schools budgeting, 401K plan, staffing, overall logistics, employee training
and day-to-day management of a pre-K3 through 8th grade college preparatory school. Annual budget in excess of $4,000,000 per year – 60% of this
budget was raised outside of tuition. Managed 500+ students and a 36-acre property.
1999 – 2003 Integrity Builders, LLC (Owner)
Managerial and ownership responsibilities include: residential and light commercial, new construction. Complete custom design stick-built homes. Incorporate systems, policies and procedures for maximum growth.
MANAGEMENT/HUMAN RESOURCES 15 Years Experience
I have managed and provided HR Solutions for FMCS, First Assembly of God, Finger Financial and Denny Grimes & Company.
BUILDING CONTRACTOR 15 Years Experience
I have worked for and owned my own home building and construction company, managing several projects at a time from design, permitting to final inspection.
SALES & RECRUITING 10 Years Experience
I have over 530 clients amassed and recruited and trained 120 insurance agents in 7 years.
TRAINING 20 Years Experience
Training includes: sales techniques, new employee policies and procedures, speaking and communications, group membership, public relations
MARKETING 15 Years Experience
I have served as marketing manager for a private pre-K through 8th grade school, local chamber of commerce and an insurance/financial institution.
HUMAN RESOURCES 10 Years Experience
I have held the title of Human Resources Director on two separate occasions.
PUBLIC SPEAKING 20+ Years Experience
I am a proficient professional speaker for financial seminars, faith-based speaking and leadership camps.
YOUTH COACHING 20+ Years Experience
I have coached for over 20 years both on the varsity and junior varsity high school levels for basketball, football and soccer.
COLLEGE 2003-05 Columbia Southern University, Masters School
of Divinity MA – Business Administration and Management
COLLEGE 2000-03 Columbia Southern University, Masters School
of Divinity BA – Business Administration
COLLEGE 1988-1993 North Central University BA – Youth and
Family Counseling. NCAA Division III All American Basketball Honors.
HIGH SCHOOL 1984-88 Waupaca High School General studies, three-sport
athlete, Wausau Channel 7 All-star Basketball Player, All State Basketball Selection.
9250 College Parkway
Fort Myers, FL 33919
4701 Summerlin Road
Fort Myers, FL 33919
CHRIS & TERI HANSEN
Long-time Family Friends
8200 College Parkway, Suite 201
Fort Myers, FL 33919
Waupaca Area Chamber President
221 S. Main Street
Waupaca, WI 54981
My family and I have recently relocated back to Fort Myers from Wisconsin.
I am interested in obtaining an administrative or management position within a growing company.
I am a task driven person with a passion for sales, recruiting, managing, training, team-building and human resources. I feel that my integrity and work-ethic is above reproach. I am a planner and meticulous in my work. I have developed these skills over many years of working with some of the
best leaders and trainers in the business world. With over 15 years of professional training. building and sales experience, I am confident I have a lot to offer your company.
One of my most rewarding positions was being the lead administrator and school board president at Fort Myers Christian School. My experience allowed me to flourish in team-management, employee training, budgeting and
long-term goal planning. The school grew both in enrollment and financially under my direction. During the years I was in leadership we finished financially in the black for the first time in 10 years and saw revenues increase by 30%. My time at Fort Myers Christian School allowed me to cultivate my ability to lead, train and develop an outstanding team while continuing to serve them.
My wife, Christine has been a graphic designer for the past 20 years. She has worked with clients such as Major League Baseball, NASCAR, Cartoon Network, Kraft Foods, Johnsonville and Jostens Inc. to name a few. Christi is
currently the senior art director at Priority Marketing in Fort Myers. We have two children that keep us active with sports, school functions and outdoor activities.
I hope this letter allows you a glimpse into my career and personal life. Thank you for your consideration and please do not hesitate to contact me or my references for further information.
Brian A. Finger