Â· Director-level Technical Project and Product Manager for 15+ years in the interactive media industry, serving such brands as MySpace, Ticketmaster, Warner Bros., Sony Pictures, Nissan and others. Â· Uniquely talented at organizing disparate collections of tasks into achievable, controllable and repeatable successful projects. Â· Proven track record of inventing/architecting Project/Product Management processes across organizations. Â· Deep knowledge of a range of interactive product verticals, including streaming media (music and video), data-driven applications, open source development platforms, mobile technology, and product localization. Â· Skilled in Agile/Scrum, RUP, SDLC, waterfall and critical path methodologies. Â·Expert in all project documentation, including requirements, project/budget planning, technical specification and change control. Â· Extensive experience managing large teams of product managers/developers/creative talent.
Specialties Chief capabilities are bringing teams together to contribute to major product releases and defining product/project management processes. Demonstrated areas of expertise include information architecture, requirements gathering, use case authoring, estimating, test planning, problem solving, written communication, international online business and creative design. He has had formal training in project management and software development methodologies, including Scrum/Agile, RUP and PMI standards.