World Trade and Development Group Inc
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Ed Ranucci's Bio
Mr. Ranucci is the founder and Managing Partner of Phoenix Consulting Associates, an international consulting firm specializing in the attainment of peak operating performance. Mr. Ranucci is responsible for managing major client relationships as well as fulfilling the role of Chief Executive and President.

Mr. Ranucci has been a consultant to senior executives for more than ten years and was formerly Vice President and Regional Director for Philip Crosby Associates, Inc., at the time the largest and most successful quality and change management consultancy in the world. In his role as Senior Consultant, Mr. Ranucci has worked with more than eighty organizations to enable them to improve results through changing strategies, processes, structure and behavior. He was honored by being selected the organization’s leading consultant for three consecutive years and was given the coveted Alex Award for performance in work with clients.

During these years of consultancy, Mr. Ranucci was recognized as an innovator for his creation of new products and services and for his ability to create winning strategies both for clients and the firm. He has led many project teams and is an accomplished facilitator, teacher and public speaker.

Prior to joining the consultancy Mr. Ranucci was a Senior Executive with a major financial institution where he was responsible for the P&L of a large investment banking group. He also had responsibility for Strategic and Market Planning and led a number of major product launches. In this capacity he received numerous honors including Investment Banker of the Year and the Ohio Bankers Association Award for Achievement in the Industry.

Mr. Ranucci is an experienced and popular public speaker and has written many articles for periodicals. Mr. Ranucci was the recipient of a Regents Academic Scholarship, awarded on a competitive basis, and received both his undergraduate and graduate degrees in Psychology from Wagner College and the Université Libre de Bruxelles.

Mr. Ranucci has served on numerous boards of directors and served the community as a consultant to the town council, President of the Board of a Mental Health Services Agency, Member of the Board of a Performing Arts Council and participated in fund raising for numerous charities and special events. Mr. Ranucci is married with a daughter and a son currently resides in southeastern Michigan, USA. He is an avid reader and writer, shares a love of the outdoors with his family, is a recreational golfer and when time permits, performs in musicals and operas with local theater companies.

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The following client list represents companies with which Phoenix consultants have worked over the years
As CEO of Phoenix Consulting Associates, Ed Ranucci was personally involved on some level with every one of these accounts.
AMI Industries
NASA – Ohio Testing Location

Alcohol & Distilling
Joseph E. Seagrams & Sons
Valores Industriales

Leyland DAF
GM Singapore
Rimir Fisher Guide (GM) (Mexico)
3M Automotive Division
Diesel Division, General Motors of Canada
Adrian (Inland Division of GM)
GM Philadelphia Parts Distribution Center
Allison Gas Turbine Division of GM
General Motors Mexico
GM Corporate Headquarters
Transamerica Delaval Turbine and Compressor

Dover Chemical
CIBA-GEIGY – Dyestuffs and Chemicals
Exxon Chemicals America
Union Carbide – Coatings and Solvents
PPG Industries – Coatings and Resins Group
Exxon Chemical Australia
ICI Chemicals – United Kingdom

Spectrum Control
Fisher Controls
ICL Australia
FSI Corporation
Encore Computer Corp.

Construction and Engineering
John Crosland Company
Brown & Root, Inc.

Diamond-Bathurst, Inc.
Continental Can – Food Packaging Div.
Green Bay Packaging
American National Can
Containers Packaging (Australia)
Gaylord Container
Sonoco Products Company

Food Processing
Basic American Foods
Bama Pie Ltd.
ConAgra Broiler Company
Griffith Lab
ConAgra Refrigerated Foods
Riser Foods
Star of the West, Inc.
Castellini Company
Pilgrim’s Pride
Castleton Beverages Corp.
Ryan Milk Company
Idahoan Foods

Food Sales and Distribution
Giant Eagle
Mid America Dairymen Inc.

Financial Services & Insurance
Bankers Trust Corporate Trust and Agency Group
PCU Federal Credit Union
People’s Bank
Michigan National Corp
Nationwide Insurance
Allstate Insurance
Sears Mortgage Corp
Genoa National Bank
Arkansas Federal Credit Union
Financial Services & Insurance cont.
Mutual of Omaha Insurance Co.
Prudential Service Company
Citizens First Bank
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Independence Blue Cross
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Shield of Western New York
Monterey Federal Credit Union
Arab African International Bank (Egypt)

US Army
Federal Prison Industries (UNICOR)
Defense Personnel Support Center
Central Intelligence Agency
US Postal Service
Texas Dept. of Corrections

Health Care
Baxter Health Care
American Medical Labs
Kendall Company
Ben Venue Labs
Bronson Healthcare Group
Allegan Hospital
Physicians Health Plan
Edward Hospital
Lourdes Regional Medical Center
Washington Regional Medical Center
St. Vincent Hospital
Allegheny Valley Health System
Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center
Pascack Valley Hospital
Physician Corporation of America
American Red Cross
Siemans Medical Laboratories
Abbot Laboratories

Irvin Industries Metal Stamping Division
Union Carbide – Low Pressure Oxo Div.
Westinghouse Turbine-Generator
PPG Fiber Glass Group
Pacesetter Steel
Celanese Corp.
Shaw Industries
Amoco Chemicals
BASF Corp. – Fibers Div.
Cone Mills Corp. – White Oak Plant
RMI Company
Akro Corp.
Hofley Manufacturing
Holophane Company
Toro Company
Crane Valves
Gartland Foundary Company
Hueller Hille Corporation
Georgia Pacific
Applied Automation
CYTEC Industries
Phillips 66 Co.
Vetco Gray Inc.
Wilson Industries
Aeroquip Corp.
Americon Inc.
Wells Manufacturing Company
Customer Products Corp.
Cardone Industries Inc.
ITT Fluid & Hydraulics Group
Kerr Group
Ford, Bacon and Davis Co., Inc.
Parker-Hannifin Corp.
Bibb Company
Alpha Metals Inc.
Marcal Paper Mills Inc.
Litton Industries
Allied-Signal Inc.
Red Kap Industries Division
Siskin Steel & Supply Co.
Garden State Tanning
Malden Mills Industries
Allergan Inc.
J. R. Simplot Company
American Magnetics Corp.
El Sewedy Electrometers (Egypt)
O-Cedar Products
RRD Direct
Egytrans (Egypt)

Utilities & Energy Companies
Southeastern Michigan Gas Company
Detroit Edison
Temple-Inland Inc.
The Western Company
Phillips Pipeline Company
G&W Utilities Ltd.
Sun Company
Southern Company
Southern California Edison
Bell Atlantic