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|1127 Barberry Ct.
Boulder, CO 80305
Over 18 years management experience, up to the
CEO level, managing individual teams, departments, and entire
companies. Built up superb software teams from scratch. Dramatically
improved the productivity of existing software teams. An invited
speaker on management at several national conferences and wrote
two management books for McGraw-Hill.
Also have over 5 years experience developing in
C#/.NET and Java/J2EE. Architected,
designed and coded
several complete .NET and J2EE-based enterprise systems. Have
numerous years of experience with network protocols from the
the socket level. Have also written operating systems, enterprise
server systems, applications, and games in C++.
Invited speaker at numerous national conferences speaking on
topics ranging from low-level programming to managing the development
process. Author of four books and over 30 articles.
- Senior management at six companies, most recently
Vice President of Technology at QuickStreet, providing experience
every facet of running a software company.
- At QuickStreet, as Vice President
managing 3 teams, delivered an 85,000 lines of code enterprise
on time, under budget, and with no severe bugs.
- Built several development teams
from scratch. In all cases was able to find and recruit
world-class developers building
extremely strong teams of very talented people.
- Increased the productivity of numerous
existing developing teams. Brought schedules under control
and delivered commercial
quality code. Continuously study and implement the existing
research on improving programmer and team productivity and
- At numerous companies have had multiple
programming teams reporting to me and I in turn worked
with and reported
to people at the senior executive level. In all cases I created
efficient and focused project teams.
- Clear understanding of marketing
and sales, having done everything from designing marketing
campaigns and sales
literature, determining product features, working booth duty,
telemarketing, and closing sales. As a Product Manager for
a 6 months period, designed and successfully implemented the
ever, multi-national marketing effort for Microsoft..
- Working in the Far East I faced
three development groups, working in 3 different countries,
who initially viewed each other
almost as hostile competitors. I redirected them over a period
of two months into working on the project as a single team.
- My technical knowledge allows me
to evaluate the basis of any problem facing developers.
This gives me the ability to
make decisions based on the technical merits of the issue
rather than solely on the summations made by the developers
My background also gives me the ability to make an educated
evaluation of the time required to complete projects.
- My two major strengths as a manager
are: I understand what the people working for me are doing
and when it can realistically
be completed and I am able to get both individuals and teams
to push themselves to accomplish much more than they themselves
ever thought possible.
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XML, XSL, XPath, C, C++, x86 Assembler, MFC, STL
||CISSP, SCP (Java), SCWCD (J2EE), MCP
||AutoTag, Windward Reports, Automate!Test, DefendTek, QuickStreet
Server, Business Object Builder (Bob), Page 2 Stage, Enemy
Nations, Wing Commander Armada for Windows, Monty Python’s
Complete Waste of Time, Win-Link, Windows 95, Far East Windows
3.1 (Japan, Taiwan, Korea), WinView, Co-Counsel, The Cat,
and numerous smaller programs.
Employment experience in resumes above.