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Software Developer and Veteran with 15+ years of proven experience in Software Development, DevOps, Game Development, Virtual Reality, Oracle ERP (esp. custom interfaces), PL/SQL, and DBA support.  Accomplished measurable results while leading technical teams of 50 with up to 15 offshore resources, in a dynamic, fast – paced environment.  Increased company from 12 to 350 employees, delivering up to $75M in recurring revenues, $15M in offshore services, $30-$40M in technical services; Start-ups to Fortune 500 organizations. Possess extensive experience with software engineering and C++ programming. Career supported by a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering. Captain, USMC (Hon Ret)

Experience

Virtual Reality Startup

Founder/Chief Technology Officer, Dec 2014 – Present The Consumer Virtual Reality market will be $5.2B by 2018. Formed a stealth mode startup to reenter this field; heavily invested during the last VR wave, this wave will crest. Business development, product launch, networking. Developing VR applications Architectural Visualization (Frank Lloyd Wright), Enterprise (Oracle data visualization), and …

C3 Business Solutions, Inc

Chief Technology Officer, Dec 2015 – 2016 Oversaw all technical aspects of C3 Biz; directed all (45) employees in programming and technical support departments, established company Cloud strategy, and project management. Served as the Project Manager for Major Oracle ERP AIX to Linux project (Harbor Freight, 13TB database). Architected overall strategy, project review Managed project …

DAZ Systems, Inc

Los Angeles & San Diego,  CA                                                                                                           1998 – 2015 $75M Oracle EBS and SDLC consulting practice. Director of Technology Drove P&L to >$75M in annual revenues (from <$1M) by leading all EBS and JD Edwards technical delivery for > 450 mission-critical Oracle Application Solutions to clients ranging from startup to Fortune 500.  Led 15 direct …

Veteran

I am an Officer and Gentleman by act of Congress – I’m a Veteran, and served in the Marine Corps (once a Marine, always a Marine). I mostly served in the IT field while in the Marine Corps, after a successful tour as a Forward Observer.

Education

Formal Education

Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY (all Masters courses in Circuit and CPU design). Minors in Computer science and English/Writing (Cornell does not grant minors, but I did significant advanced course work in these areas).

UCLA Extension – Certificate in Writing

Golden Gate University – MBA courses

Professional Education

  • Software Project Management
  • Oracle University DBA Performance Tuning
  • Oracle JD Edwards Summit
  • Oracle XTreme weekend
  • Sales Summit/Education
  • Oracle Cloud Fusion Installation
  • Oracle High Availability
  • Windows Server Internals/Airlift
  • Total Quality Management (TQM)
  • Privacy Act
  • Government Contracting
  • Agile Software development
  • Client Server systems
  • Simulation via SIMSCRIPT
  • SIGGRAPH – 2016, 1994

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