Strategic and Tactical Positioning. Product development, Implementation and Support. Information Management and Governance. IT & DevOps. Business Unit and Financial (P&L) Management. Operations and Production. Client/Professional Services, Sales and Product Marketing.

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About Me

Senior level executive with years of proven successful leadership in entrepreneurial team-building; implementing, directing and managing organizations and functional units across small, large and international business entities, ranging in size from three or four individuals to global staff of over two thousand persons. Significant management and leadership expertise, including P&L ownership, software engineering and development, IT and devops, network, system and application architecture, information governance and analytics, compliance and security, operations and production, program and project management, client relations and professional services. Development and implementation of organizational strategies to ensure performance excellence in business operations. Creation of innovative solutions to support growth plans, with extensive experience in complex systems and applications, operating systems and platforms, private and public networks. Development of meaningful products and services, implementing emerging technologies and pushing technological boundaries. Deep technical proficiency in software, hardware, systems and communications.
Accomplishments

Representative Accomplishments

Provided financial and operational management for several organizations, growing one P&L revenue stream from zero to $10 million in nine months, and another from $48 million to $72 million in two years.

Founded or co-founded three highly successful operating companies.

Established, organized and provided management of PMOs and Project Management groups.

Provided Chief Information Officer functions for SPi technologies, directing IT and devops worldwide, including data and operations centers in Austin, Dallas, Nashville, Chicago, Richmond, Juarez, Manila, Cebu & Laguna (Philippines), Coimbatore, Pondicherry & Chennai (India), Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) and Amsterdam.

Fulfilled Principal Architect and Chief Technical Officer roles for employers and client organizations.

Designed, developed and implemented application suites, tools and utilities to support IT operations, including Change Control, Configuration Control, Lifecycle Management, Problem Determination and Trouble Management, Performance Management, Security Management, Disaster Management and Directory Services (X.500) applications.

Architected, modeled, developed and directed the development of major software initiatives in many industries and sectors, including banking and financial, manufacturing and production, telecommunications, ediscovery infrastructure and utilities, operating systems, web-centric and retail applications.

Designed, managed and implemented numerous large-scale infrastructure projects, including several datacenters, networks, security and network operations centers for clients including government agencies, healthcare systems and large corporate enterprises.

 

Education

  • Education
    Boise State University
    Computer Sciences; Business Management
    University courses in computer sciences, system analysis, data analytics and application development. Additional courses in business management.
  • Education
    USASATCS
    Computer Engineering
    Intensive program in electronics, hardware design, software design, system architecture, machine languages, operating system design, application design, radio frequency and satellite communications, telecommunications, network architecture and design, protocol design and development.
  • Education
    Green River College
    Physics
    1971
    College coursework in advanced physics and supporting mathematics.

Experience

  • 2017 - 2018
    Principal
    Worthington Associates
  • 2015 - 2017
    Managing Director
    DTI/Epiq
  • 2008 - 2014
    CEO | PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT
    InternationalOne Consulting
  • 2006 - 2008
    Senior Technical Director
    Sullivan & Cromwell
  • 2004 - 2006
    Executive Vice Prseident | CIO
    SPi Technologies
  • 1996 - 2004
    Principal Engineer
    Ravenhead Software Services
  • 1994 - 1996
    Vice President, New Technologies
    Digital Network Architects
  • 1992 - 1994
    Vice President, Technical Services
    Advanced Digital Information Corporation
  • 1989 - 1992
    Director, Technical Marketing
    Sync Research
  • 1985 - 1989
    Director, Engineering
    Doelz Networks
  • 1984 - 1985
    Manager, Engineering
    Syte Information Technology
  • 1974 - 1984
    Director, Operations Support
    Allied Signal / Bunker Ramo Information Systems
  • 1971 - 1974
    System Engineer
    National Security Agency

Skills

Skill Years of Experience Personal Ranking
Business Unit and Company Leadership

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Financial Management, P&L Ownership

Years of Experience:

25
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Growth Strategies

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Strategic and Operational Planning and Leadership

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Team Building, Leadership and Management

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Program and Project Management

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Client and Professional Services

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Electronically Stored Information and Governance

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Operations, Production and Services Delivery

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Enterprise Application Architecture, Development and Implementation

Years of Experience:

15
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Operating and File Systems Architecture, Development, Portation and Support

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Infrastructure and Middleware Architecture, Development and Implementation

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Software Engineering, Programming and Scripting

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

IT, Computer and Data Forensics

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, Cloud Environments

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Information and Access Security

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Enterprise Technology Architecture

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Web Services and Web Development

Years of Experience:

25
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Information Analytics and Reporting

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Network Architecture, Implementation and Management

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Database Design, Development and Implementation

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Data Backup, Compression, Encryption and Recovery

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Data Backup, Compression, Encryption and Recovery

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Marketing, Product, Channel and Inventory Management

Years of Experience:

15
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Sales and Sales Management

Years of Experience:

20
Personal Ranking:

Expert

Soft skills including graphics, presentations, speaking, MS Office and numerous applications

Years of Experience:

30
Personal Ranking:

Expert