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Manager Cover Letter

Gardendale, AL, 35071
70,000 +
August 21, 2012

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Danny J. Holloway

Purchasing-Inventory Control Agent/Manager / General Contractor / Manufacturing Production Supervision

(Northern Birmingham Metro, Alabama area)

Current - Unemployed

Industry - Residential Home Builder & Land Developer - Manufacturing

Past - Senior Purchasing Agent at Ogihara America Corp.

- Purchasing Manager at Mills Products, Inc.

- Senior Purchasing Agent at Cullman Products Co.

- Purchasing Agent at Meadowcraft, Inc.

Industry - Manufacturing (steel & aluminum products)

Education - Industrial Engineering – University of Alabama – Birmingham

Danny J. Holloway, Summary

Specialize in Purchasing & Inventory control management with concentration on metal stamping, fabrication and assembly of Tier I and Tier II automotive suppliers, fabrication and powder coating of appliance panels and parts supplies and fabrication of wrought-iron causal furniture. Solid manufacturing career began in Production Department Supervision. The last 22 years spent in the Purchasing-Inventory Control management. Focus on building relationships and expanding network of personal and professional industry contacts to help supply cost effected, quality materials with strategic just-in-time deliveries.

Danny J. Holloway, Specialties:

Strategic Planning, Problem Solving, Lean Concepts, Production Planning, Proactive, Analytical, and Common Sense.

Danny J. Holloway’s Experience

• President/Principal 1996-present (15 years)

D J Holloway Company, Inc.

(Privately Held, Home Building and Land Developing industry)

• Senior Purchasing Agent 1995-1996 (1 year)

Ogihara America Corporation

(Privately Held, Automotive industry)

• Purchasing Manager 1994-1995 (1 year)

Mills Products, Inc.

(Privately Held, Hydroforming, roll-forming, stamping and powder coating metal industry)

• Senior Purchasing Agent 1993-1994 (1 year)

Cullman Products Co. (a division of Superior Metals Products, Inc., Lima, OH)

(Privately Held, Roll-formed and metal stamping industry)

• Purchasing Agent 1982-1993 (6 years purchasing-inventory control with12 years total)

Meadowcraft, Inc. (A “Sam Blount Company”)

(Privately Held, Casual Outdoor Furniture industry)

• Assistant Manager 1985-1985 (four months)

Po Folks Restaurant

• Assistant Manager 1980-1982 (fast seafood)

Captain D’s Restaurant

You may reach me at: 8541 Hidden Creek Drive, Gardendale, Alabama 35071

Cell 205-***-**** or E-mail: or

Thank you in advance,

Danny J. Holloway

Cover Letter


Danny Joseph Holloway

ATTENTION: Human Resource Department

Dear Human Resource Associate,

This letter is to express interest in the open position with your company. Prior positions have sensibly developed me into an analytical decision maker, and given me the proficiency to assimilate and undertake the subject job.

The materials arena includes directing multiple employees, purchasing, account receivables and issues, inventory control, cycle counts, rotation of materials, MRP, JIT, blanket orders, forecasting, vendor selection (including inspection of vendor plants for quality and ISO qualification). Department Supervision experience include: Paint (5 stage primer & liquid/powder finish), Packing (including package design), Shipping and Routing Control (assigning part numbers, time studies and costing the product).

Why should you select Danny Holloway for this job? Because you won’t find another candidate that will take ownership of this job, with the dedication of making this department proficiently prepared, and interacting with fellow associates to handle any task.

Thank you in advance for your time.

Cell Phone Number 205-***-**** or E:mail


Danny J. Holloway

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