RavenSong Open Technologies, Inc. (01/1992 – 03/2009)
Oversaw and managed all aspects of RSOtech, Inc., led the planning for the overall company’s strategy; major offering was Managed Intelligence Services. Considered one of the leading experts in Cyber integrating intelligence-based security; and also recognized as one of the pioneer companies for complex open source migrations as recognized by Gold and Platinum partnerships with Novell, IBM, Red Hat, and Nitix (purchased by IBM).
Program/Project Management – Recruited, led, and mentored multiple teams of analysts, cyber professionals, and IT specialists in system administration, network administration, and enterprise application development to successfully complete client projects.
- Integrated threat intelligence strategy with a risk based approach and we were able to expand the marketing potential of a mortgage research company to global financial institutions by elevating the security posture of their systems beyond current federal and state regulatory requirements for the entire life-cycle of financial data.
- Expanded existing intelligence strategy for a large payment-collection company by adding additional controls for management that provided additional and automated customer services, distributed fraud prevention alerts across wide-area network, for accepting credit cards and electronic checks.
- Successfully re-designed architecture of Novell product to make more scalable and overcome bandwidth constraints for use with Ritz Camera in an open source enterprise-wide IT modernization and service consolidation for 1200 remote locations and 50,000 users including secure system-wide management of point of sale devices.
- Advised a startup technology firm and designed architecture to develop their new technology based on a Linux headless computer cluster, reduced months of their R&D and enabled them to demonstrate a prototype successfully for investors, the product was later used for collection management.