Uniquely qualified, visionary Senior Technology Executive with more than 20 years experience doing technology startups and helping growing companies improve their business. With both COO and CTO titles, deep hands-on technology expertise coupled with significant business talent has led to two decades of success.
Technology skills include deep architectural capabilities, design patterns, Internet-scale application development, Cloud Computing, mobile development, Web services, AJAX, JSON, XML, XSLT, HTML5, CSS3, C++, C# 5, ASP.NET MVC4, .NET 4.5, Visual Studio 2012, Eclipse, LAMP, SQLServer, MySQL, and NoSQL, leading Agile teams, distributed ALM, managing outsourced development, TDD, both with teams and solo.
Business skills include identifying creative operational and strategic improvements; specifying key metrics and success criteria; building and motivating strong teams; executive, board, and investor management; fundraising; M&A; and providing detailed implementation and execution plans.
Through relentless execution and commitment to results, clients experience successful projects with reduced costs, improved operating efficiency, higher revenue and profitability, improved client and employee satisfaction, stronger competitive positioning, and better alignment with true business potential.
Clients have included Aspen Marketing Services, Progressive Insurance, IBM, State Street Bank, Microsoft Corporation, General Motors, BankBoston, Victoria's Secret, Bank One, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Fidelity Investments, Ford Motor Company, Amway/Quixtar, Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Datastream Corporation, The Foxboro Company, Allendale Insurance, Perceptron, PC Connection, Rational Software, AG Edwards, H&R Block, Juno Online Services, Stream International, Boston Housing Authority, Lotus Development, and many more across a diverse range of industries.
Strengths in hands-on technology architecture and implementation, along with strategic and operational planning, global business planning & development, multiple industries, financial systems & planning, strategic partnering, team alignment, metrics & measurement, leadership development, and relentless execution.