Project Manager, Sign Fix Ltd.
Project Manager, Global Unified Solution Services
Project Manager, Media Resources International Inc.
Improving flow of information between departments, expanding contractor network from 4 or 5 to nearly 30 within six months, improving order creation efficiency
Expert Engineer, Emirates Telecommunications Corporation
Many fruitful years’ experience in commissioning, maintaining state of art network infrastructure and telecom facility. Well-rounded computer hardware, desktop support, data and voice LAN/WAN analysis expert. Assisted customers in service configuration and performance test of MPLS based electrical and optical Ethernet links. Well appreciated by management in customer service excellence. Led a team of engineers in adapting and learning new technologies to support a growing line of products .
Bachelors in Electronics and Communications
Consultant, Government of Ontario
Director Planning & Project Manager, Loblaw Companies Limited & Symcor Inc.
Business Consultant, CIBC
I help organizations, leaders & teams connect business strategy with projects, people and doing the work to realize benefits and pay special attention to people change mgmt. and manage risks. As a trusted Project Management professional and consultant (15 + years - PMP), I am solutions driven and I communicate effectively, facilitate, connect & deliver. Expertise includes Strategic Planning, Change & Risk Mgmt., PMO, Governance, Process & Consulting.
Transformation, Change & Risk Management
Plant Manager, Atlas Roofing Corporation
Plant Manager, BPB Westroc
Process and Quality Control, BPB Westroc
BACK TO BASICS Plant / Operation management:
- process knowledge / logic
- key productivity indices: yield, uptime
- liability managing: health, safety, environment
- people's personal sense of achievement / responsibility
- assertive, not aggressive
- caring, not meek
- continuous improvement
- systems, not firefighting / damage control
All to the benefit of the bottom line in a sustainable way.
B.of T. Industrial Chemistry & Biochemistry
trained as 6 Sigma Black Belt
ISO9001:2000 Lead Auditor
Business Consultant and Owner, Hurst Technology Consulting Inc.
Director, Information Technology, Black Photo Corporation
Manager, Info. Technology Planning, General Electric, Canada
Participative, mentoring manager. Strong strategic, analytic, conceptual and problem-solving skills. Strong planning and vendor management skills. Implemented complete retail and regulatory application and technology changeovers to improve profitability. Cost-conscious business management. Experience with current Microsoft desktop and server products, mobile computing, networks and VPN. Experience with QuickBooks accounting and implementation (QuickBooks Pro Advisor). I am a Microsoft MVP.
B. Math degree (University of Waterloo)
General Electric Financial Management program
Microsoft Most Valuable Professional October 2016
Technology Advisor, Weyerhaeuser
Software Specialist, iLevel by Weyerhaeuser
Automation Representative, Trus Joist a Weyerhaeuser Business
Experienced Software Consultant, Quality Assurance Tester and Trainer with over 26 years in the residential and light commercial building industry. Focus on sustaining customers and identifying client’s business needs for software development to increase sales and user productivity. Trusted Advisor to customers and management in building relationships. Strategic thinker, providing planning, problem solving and solutions in a team environment.
Mohawk College – Architectural Technician Diploma,
Humber College – Ontario Management Development Program
Sheridan College – Computer Programming
Project Manager, Fujitsu Canada - contract
Project Manager, Discovered Capital - contact
Project Manager, PriceMetrix
2013/14/10 Global Knowledge - Active Leadership, Effective Communication, Critical Thinking, Agile Methodologies
Project Coordination / Service Management, TeloIP Communications Inc
Network Specialist / Implementation Analyst, Rogers Communications Inc
Network Engineer(Team Lead), Verizon Communications
Optimized operational service process that improved service delivery by 25%. Led team of six engineers/provisioners to perform and accomplish Network Services previously completed by 13 as company faced Bankruptcy & constant work force reduction. Conceptualized and implemented the strategic building of Carrier Relationships/Service Delivery within the USA market. Coordinated the planning and execution of the 1st data centers in the USA
M.Sc., Information Systems
B.Sc., Computer Science
PMP, ITIL, CCNA (MCITP in Progress)
Vice President of Information Technology, Calyx Transportation Group
Vice President, Information Technology, Metro Supply Chain Group
Sr. Director, Information Technology, Spectrum Supply Chain Solutions
Mini-MBA Cycle 2 - Advanced Management, McGill University
Mini-MBA Cycle 1 - Executive Development, McGill University
IT Management, Queen's School of Business
Consultant & President, ICTkeynote Inc
Director Professional Services, Huawei Technologies
VP Services & PMO, CIO/IT Strategy, Planning & Collaboration, Alcatel-Lucent
OPERATIONS/BUS STRATEGY +P&L: Cust Srv, Engineering, PMO/PM, Logistics, Installation (Can/US/Global), IT Leadership & Strategy
CIO-IT+BUS DEVELOPMENT:Engaged Fortune 500 execs, telecom carriers & IT vendors driving Business Dev & B2B breakthru sales by applying CIO-IT practices in relationship/influencer marketing
LEADERSHIP:Mentor hitech teams +new ventures & public keynote speaker on tech trends & business benefits
MBA, P. Eng , MASc, BASc
CIO-IT Governance, Strategy, Bus Alignment & Collaboration
Management, Telecom, IT, Engineering Mgt, -Mobile, Wireless, Fixed (trends, benefits etc)