As a project manager I lead the effort to make dreams a reality.
Just finished providing Voice Over services to STRIVR for a proof-of-concept project. Great working with them, loads of fun!
Project Manager in Watson Cloud Technology and Support with responsibilities pertaining to planning hosting for both internal and external clients in the Watson Cloud. Deployment experience in cognitive products such as Experience Advisor and Discovery services. Cloud deployment cost modeling and contract services for more than fifty projects. Created wiki based communications model. Managed deployment of new product from research to production.
Self-employed, co-owner, manager of a twenty-five acre farm in Western Kentucky. The farm products included:
Strong leadership in project manager role resulted in successful negotiations and communications with a very large set of customer stakeholders, vendors, various delivery teams, and executives. Owned full responsibility for schedule, cost, and satisfaction (overall success) for each project in the programs.
• 6/2008 – 4/2009: Web Metrics program - Focused on delivering complicated web metrics capabilities that enabled analysts to assess web marketing strategies. Managed: 1) Complex matrix of global stakeholders, and 2) Requirements and Change process implementation.
• 09/2001 – 6/2009: Common Portal program - Consolidated scores of servers hosting various websites and portals onto a single infrastructure, and included additional functionality such as content sharing and shopping cart integration. This was a multimillion dollar program consisting of five major system integration projects spread over seven years. Achieved significant incremental cost savings or cost avoidance with no loss in customer satisfaction. Managed: 1) Utilizing emerging technology, and 2) Cost estimating and tracking, and 3) client negotiations.
As a volunteer for SCCA specializing in Pit / Grid I was responsible for the organization and safety of drivers, workers, and spectators participating in a variety of events. Gained experience to a National level license and traveled around the USA working various events.
Volunteered to be Chief Marshall for Rally New York which organized and executed two motorsports rallys each year in Sullivan County, New York. As Chief Marshall was responsible for recruiting and managing between 50 - 100 volunteers who run the rally event over the course of 3+ days.
Had the required experience, took the exam, passed the test, became certified Project Management Professional.
VR, Voice Overs, Project Management, Real Estate - I know it looks like I'm all over the place!
Okay, I AM all over the place but why shouldn't I be? I have skills and at this stage I'm exploring all the options that interest me. The good news is that Project Management skills help me in all areas of my life whether it be personal or professional. Communicating successfully is key to success and when it comes to customers or clients, I'm very focused on what they're saying and what they...