Michael Sonny Nouri
 808 Pasadena Drive, Erie, PA 16505, (814) 572-4444 or (814) 835-4051

eMail: Sonny.Nouri@roadrunner.com     

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Sourcing professional that specializes in Material fulfillment, has managed multi-million dollars of purchased products from local and global suppliers. Focused on negotiating the best price, great quality, and on time delivery (OTD).

 Working knowledge of, Six Sigma, MRP, ERP, Lean MFG, Logistics management, and predict & preventative of material shortages. Other areas of expertise are in the Information Technology field such as, eBusiness technical support, and Certified in Microsoft, Novell, and A+  (MCT, CNI, A+).

 Proven strong ability to communicate clearly at all levels internal and external customers, excellent analytical and problem solving skills, and the most reliable team player.



Coldwell Banker Select Realtors Erie, PA                                                                                                    Present   
 Real Estate License Realtor

Community commitment to provide honest advice and guidance to sellers, buyers and tenants, to increase their share knowledge of real estate matters and empowering them to make well informed decisions.

       Negotiate new purchase or lease contract, renewals and terminations, including amount to be paid, length / timing, tenant improvement allowances and / or landlord work.

       Clear understanding of real estate documents and terminology especially as it relates to Residential, Retail, and Commercial transactions

       Conduct research including determining the area market analysis for Sales, Rental, vacancy rates, positioning of the Company's location and its nearby competition, local demographics and economic information. 

       Administers and analyzes existing leases, including CAM reconciliation.  Prepare, review and/or abstract into property database leases, lease amendments, renewal option exercises, letter agreements, notices, etc. 

       Maintains complete and accurate property file records.

       Communicate with the Buyer and Seller, handling virtually all incoming and outgoing correspondence, including their Real Estate License Broker/Agents.


SPX, McKean, PA  2/2014                                                                                                                               

Responsibility:  Support the Nuclear material and analyze and process purchase requisitions for a wide variety of products including Section III to various vendors consistent with established procedures and practices. Seek out proper sources of supply for most economical purchases, arrange, and consider competitive quotes.

         Performed assigned MRP procurement activities using SAP software

       Initiate necessary actions to monitor and drive supplier PO activity to assure On Time Delivery (OTD)

       Conduct supplier site visits and rate them as to production capability, performance, and delivery

       Organize and safeguard the Section III Purchase Order


ACL / Quest Diagnostics affiliate. Erie, PA                                                                                           8/2012-2/2013
Materials Supervisor

Responsibility: Supervised the supply chain process (requisitioning, receiving, warehousing and distribution, etc.) of all supplies and materials for Healthcare in accordance with materials policies and procedures.

       Managed material and place purchase orders

       Communicated effectively with internal, external customer, and suppliers to ensure on time delivery

       Supervised, coach and develop a small work team to accomplish operational objectives

       Identify, diagnose and resolve invoicing issues

       Problem solved challenges and issued recommended solutions

       Utilizes Six Sigma tools to improve daily material management processes and techniques.

       Maximize effectiveness of a production team, to increase productivity by implementing overlapping shift work.

Zurn / Rexnord,  Erie, PA                                                                                                                     8/2009-1/2011
Sr. Buyer

Responsible for effective management of domestic and oversea vendors along with coordination of the purchasing function for assigned commodities.  Works closely with, Engineering, Quality, and Zurn Cast Metals Foundry to ensure customer on time delivery is achieved.


       Responsible for supporting the sourcing team, value analysis, bidding, negotiation, selection, approval, purchase, receipt, Invoice and quality of materials for the assigned commodities

       Supports supplier relationships to achieve company goals to include reducing material lead times, improving quality, reliable On Time Delivery (OTD) performance and favorable pricing

       Takes initiative in identifying and proposing process improvement opportunities

       Manage, source over 1000+ part numbers domestically and Internationally

       Lead as liaison between Purchasing and IT to improve the content and construct of daily reports.

       Provide inventory control support by managing negative inventories, highlight suspected BOM issues, analyze and evaluate monthly WIP inventories, and investigate and resolve all inventory discrepancies in my area of responsibility.



GENERAL ELECTRIC, Erie, PA                                                                                                              2003-6/2009
Focusing on GE Customers by connecting market needs with approved suppliers to achieve and drive GE to the maximum growth.


       Six Sigma Green Belt Certified. 

       Demonstrated ability to multi-task in achieving $ MM saving through effective negotiations with supply base

       Discovered multiple saving by co-facilitated and consolidated Lean line production during Kaizen work out

       Engaged machine source base supplier to complete and deliver critical parts and ensured On Time Delivery (OTD)

       Successfully work on MRP, placed PO, and expedited vendors purchase orders representing 900+ parts inventory

       Designed, developed, and implemented a shortage report for all the Propulsions buyers to view MRP dock date vs.

supplier delivery date resulting in major part past due reduction.  

       Managed weekly excess inventory metric goals

       Maintained stock levels through purchase orders, warehouse and in-house inventory ensuring highest quality and best available pricing.

GENERAL ELECTRIC, Erie, PA                                                                                                                        11/1999-2003
e-Business Technical Support Leader
Lead and assisted domestic and international suppliers through technical issues.

       Resolved technical application issues using Supplier Extranet for General Electric sourcing employees

       Resolved technical web based application between the China & India supply base, resulting $MM deflation through the Reverse Auction over the previous year and received cash award for the accomplishment.

       Continuously reported an increase in Critical to Quality (CTQ ) for e-Business Help Desk.  

       . Designed and developed online buyer & supplier training materials for e-Business help desk

       Designed and developed web based tutorials for Customer Web Center, such as BNSF, CN, and NS Railway

       Managed e-Business Database application.

       Developed and maintained FAQ's web site for the Supplier Extranet.

       Maintained documentation for procedural steps in event of disaster recovery.

MCINNES STEEL COMPANY, Corry, PA                                                                                                 10/1997-1998
eveloped practical and innovative ways to indentify, meet, and execute e-Business objectives.

       Set Policy and Operational Standard Procedures for the MIS organizational units.

       Procured and implemented Local and Wide Area Networks by managing and assisting local and remote users

       Technical duties included researching the current computer network systems and upgrading them through the new millennium year.

       Standardized and centralized all various software and hardware systems, to improve efficiency of use.

GREATER ERIE COMMUNITY ACTION COMMITTEE, Erie, PA                                                                1996-1997
Set and managed the Policy and Operational Procedures for the MIS organization.

       Established MIS policies, standards, practices and security measures to assure effective and consistent system operations were practiced.

       Safeguarded the integrity and confidentiality of resources by creating Server security system.

       Negotiated pricing for the hardware and software which resulted in saving over $67,000 in 1997

       Set hardware standardization and centralized all software reducing problems with network.


MCI COMMUNICATIONS, Washington, D.C.                                                                                           1985-1996
Responsibility: Computer Network Administrator for data and voice network.  Procured hardware, software and peripherals. Provided monthly training for new and advance technical users.


       Started in MCI Telecommunication as a Network Surveillance Engineer.

       Performed real-time monitoring, troubleshooting, and network trouble resolutions for data and voice network.

       Coordinated, analyzed and did troubleshooting for Digital and Analog Microwave and switch systems.

       Developed a network help desk to provide technical assistance to the approximately 120 end users for various types of hardware and software.

       Designed and developed applications to minimize and reduce reporting.


       Master of Science in Engineering Management
George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

       Dual Bachelor degrees in Computer Science & Mathematics
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

       Certified Novell Administrator (CNA)

       Certified Novell Instructor (CNI)

       Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)

       Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)

       A+ Certified Professional


       Erie IT Network User Group, VP 1997 - Present

       Kiwanis International of Erie,  1999 Present

       Greater Erie Community Outreach Group: 2003 Present

       Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger, 2007 - Present