• Executive management experience in both CIO and CTO positions in both large established organizations and startups
  • Experience in developing both long-term technology strategies in addition to developing short-term technology plans to implement the strategy
    • Ability to balance short-term tactical needs and long-term strategic requirements while matching capacity to business requirements and revenue projections
  • Extensive lean startup experience
    • Understanding of how to derive maximum benefit in a constrained resource environment
  • Innovator thinker that contributes significant business concepts and technology related product development ideas to an organization
  • Extensive skill and experience in application requirements analysis, system architecture design and specification development
    • Sense of selecting the ‘right’ technology to meet business requirements instead of merely using a technology
  • 15+ years of hands-on database and software design and development, application project management, organizational technology management and infrastructure design and management
  • Exceptionally strong database design, performance tuning and management skills:
    • MS in CS with concentration in Database Systems
    • Former consultant for Oracle Corp specializing in custom system design and development
    • Database architect for numerous systems and applications while at Oracle, PriceWaterhouse, LearningExpress, Gorlet Learning and as an independent consultant
    • In-depth experience with Oracle, SQL Server and MySQL in designing and developing data intensive applications
    • In-depth knowledge and application of performance tuning techniques at both the physical and logical levels
  • Extremely strong project management skills
    • PMP certified
    • Experience in both Agile and Waterfall environments
    • Excellent people management skills gained through Army leadership, project management and organizational executive positions
    • Ability and experience in building and leading teams in both local and off-shore environments
  • Understanding of what it takes to design, monitor and manage a high-performance infrastructure in a 24x7x365 environment
  • Takes pride in creating something new that meets an organization’s objectives and contributes to a business’s success

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