Web Programmer - Husband - Father of Twins - Professional Geek - Problem Solver - Musician - Technology Evangelist
Web Programmer - Husband - Father of Twins - Professional Geek - Problem Solver - Musician - Technology Evangelist


Communications Pacific

Communications Pacific

Information Technology Manager
10/2004 – 1/2008
745 Fort Street Mall, Penthouse
Honolulu, HI 96813

Day-to-day Responsibilities:

  • Desktop support for 70 users (50 Windows 2000/XP – 20 Mac OS X)
  • Intranet content updates
  • Intertel phone system administrator
  • Maintenance on printers
  • Authoring DVD’s of newscasts
  • Administering backup procedures
  • Administrator of all networking devices and connections between penthouse and 21st floor.
  • Administrator for all internal servers (AD, DNS, Tomcat, Apache, IIS, MSSQL, MySQL, Blackberry) and all internal workstations on a mixed Mac/Windows network.

Projects completed:

  • Installed and configured Linux-based Zimbra Collaboration Server, migrated all 70 users and 7 years of data from Exchange Server 2000.
  • Installed and configured Linux-based “Tivo” PC for recording client news coverage.
  • Implemented web-based project management system.
  • Wrote iPhone application to automatically parse podcast feeds for network download.
  • Enabled multple bridged wireless devices using WPA2 for mixed Mac/PC laptops.
  • Installed and configured Debian Linux webserver.
  • Installed and configured Sonicwall Internet Security Device.
  • Reduced the total number of servers by 1/2, relocated file/mail/web to onsite data room, saving company over $35,000/year.
  • Setup and configured Drupal-based intranet. Authenticates via LDAP on Windows AD. Cron job parses RSS feeds for news coverage matching client criteria, alerts team members of new coverage.
  • Developed custom content management systems for Hawaii Pacific Health hospital system and Island Air websites.


Honstudios, Inc.

Web Developer/Administrator
10/2003 – 9/2004
Honolulu, HI

  • Developer on all database driven websites for clients
  • Attends client meetings to discuss design and development ideas
  • Work in team to complete projects
  • Provides IT support for a mixed Mac/PC 10 client network
  • Responsible for setup and maintenance of hosting servers (win2k3/IIS)

Netranom Communications

Netranom Communications

Web Developer/Administrator
4/2001 – 9/2003
Hurricane, WV

  • Developed various web and database applications for clients including complete intranet for major hospital and project management software
  • All multimedia projects, including Flash websites, Flash CD’s, and TV/video production
  • Administrator for 1200+ domain hosting business (IIS and Apache)
  • Network installation and maintenance, both wired and wireless, for 20+ clients
  • Implemented and maintained Windows Server 2000 Active Directory rollout for 8 independent clients
  • Routinely performed hardware upgrades, software upgrades, backup/restore procedures for clients in mixed Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2K/XP environments
  • Performed complete Windows Server 2000 to Windows Server 2003 migration for over 500 hosting customers, including IIS, DNS, FTP and Imail Email Server

The Media Makers

The Media Makers

Web Developer
4/1999 – 4/2001
Huntington, WV

  • One of three owners of company
  • Provided support for all web hosting customers
  • Developed all web and database applications for clients
  • Produced all multimedia work, including Flash websites, Flash CD’s, and TV/video production
  • General web design and page layout
  • Set up and maintained all hosting servers for 50+ domains (Windows 2000), including IIS, DNS, FTP and Imail Server