Jan 2012 – Current
Client is the largest toy seller on Ebay who
wanted to move three high volume ebay business (toy trains, hobby components,
traditional toys) to a Magento platform.
Work: information architecture, Magento installation and configuration. Cloud based
server configuration. SSL Certificate configuration and installation, Amazon s3 based
image storage. Importing/parsing/cleaning Vender provided product information.
(30,000 SKUs for each website). Maintenance, optimization. Syncing order data with fulfillment system. SEO, pushing data out to ebay and secondary sellers. Optimizing
website for mobile devices.
Austin Blair LLC (caneandaustin.com): Cane and Austin sells high end skin care
Show and Tell Inc, New York, NY
Jan 2012 – Current
Responsibilities include creation of templates and content display in SCALA digital display software based on Art Director specs; including templates integrated with custom Python scripts. Clients include J. P. Morgan Chase, ABC/Good Morning America.
Designing digital signage Content Management Systems (Scala & Sedna Presenter), creating custom solutions for clients. Analyzing and configuring DAMs (Digital asset management systems).
Level III Tech: Troubleshoot, maintain and monitor dynamic for large-scale digital displays. Responsibilities include maintaining and responding to problems for showcase digital displays in Times Square . Clients include ABC News, Time Warner Cable, NYU, MTA, CEMUSA, JP Morgan Chase and Toys “r” Us.
Crisis Simulations Management LLC,
Jan 2011 – Current
Work: Migrated legacy commerce system and site to Drupal based e- commerce (Ubercart). Created Drupal module to sync order data with fulfillment house.
SSL & Authorize.net installation, Information architecture, rich media optimization and synching with Youtube and social media (Facebook, Twitter). Synced customer accounts with MailChimp, MailChimp email campaigns (set up, execution).
Crisis Simulations Management LLC: Crisis simulations sells radiation detections
2011 Work: Information architecture, Drupal based site. Using the views module and panels, created a site that a lay user could easily update including dynamic button links,
dynamic headers, slide shows and 'quote' slide shows. Tools used: Drupal Views,
jQuery slide show,
Skingear.com: Skingear sells high end men's shaving products.
Freelance Web Developer
Jan 2009 – Current
Vincent Longo Cosmetics (vincentlongo.com,
Jan 2011 – Jan 2011
2011 Work: Information architecture, Drupal based e-commerce (Ubercart). SSL,
PayPal & Authorize.net installation, training, consultation.
Vincent Longo Cosmetics,
Jan 2009 – Jan 2010
Work: Migrated site from legacy virus-plagued unsecured server (IIS server) to CentOS VPS. Drupal based e-commerce (Ubercart). Created Drupal module to sync
order data with fulfillment house. SSL, PayPal & Authorize.net installation,
Internal marketing department
Estée Lauder Corporate,
2009 – 2009
2009 Work: co-edited animation for presentation of a new product to store managers
using Adobe After Effects.
Charles P. Rogers Beds & Linens, Inc, New York, NY
2000 – 2009
Managed all technical aspects of the company's offices,
warehouse, factory and retail locations nationally and internationally. Oversee
development, internet, intranet, integration, maintenance, and security. Managed part
time, full time staff and external consultants and venders.
E-commerce: Bought store online, Information Architecture for e-commerce site
(zencart) syncing data with back end inventory system, brick and mortar POS system.
Set up hosting.
Network/Server Administrator: Built and maintained ADS (Active Directory Server),
IIS server, RDS/Terminal Services Server, Exchange (later migrated to corporate
Security: Setup and maintained dual sonicwall 3000 w/failover. Symantec AV server,
security updates. Configured OpenDNS to restrict unauthorized web access.
Filemaker: Set up and maintained Filemaker 10 server. Developed custom DB
applications in Filemaker developer. Oversaw ongoing development of propriarty
Graphics Department: (company produced catalogs and advertisements in house) Set up and maintained Mac OS server, configured and set up Mac Pro machines, graphics
applications including Photoshop, Flash, Wacom hardware & software.
Scott Barnes Cosmetics, New York, NY
Jan 2004 – Jan 2008
Work: Information architecture, OsCommerce based e-commerce store.
Created module to sync order data with fulfillment house. Created custom tax module for New York based business. SSL, PayPal & Authorize.net installation, Information
Other: volunteer /charity work for Calvary St. Georges Church, assisted in art start-up
Figurati.net, individual sites for artists on a limited budget using Wordpress..
Co-Founder and Developer
Wandering Albatross, Inc, Chicago, IL
1997 – 2000
Created rich media CD-Rom "The Great British Pub
Guide". Chosen as Chicago Tribune Recommended Travel Pick.
MSSB Advertising, Inc, Chicago, IL
1996 – 1999
MSSB was a botique ad agency known for its innovative work. It merged with
Technology Manager: Tasks include administering NT network, initiating
technological changes, troubleshooting, help desk, purchasing equipment.
Software/Hardware: Apple, Windows NT server, 3m switches, Quark,
Photoshop, Filemaker, Microsoft Word, Exel.
Property Source Inc, Chicago, IL
Jan 1994 – Jan 1996
Property Source was a pre-internet start-up and earlier innovator in interactive
advertising using telephone menus
Project Manager: Developed and maintained interactive communications
systems. Managed 28 copywriters.
Copywriter: Wrote copy for client advertising, company brochures.
Solomon Brothers, Inc, Chicago, IL
1990 – 1993
Edited equity, bond and futures trades for accuracy & compliance..