Kings County, New York, US
Kings County, New York, US
As a senior technology executive with 20+ years of experience in high-visibility leadership roles, I excel at building highly talented teams, scalable infrastructures, business-critical technologies, and customer-facing products. My record of success impacting revenue growth, profitability, and market share has positioned me as a valuable contributor in C2B, B2C, and B2B environments.
Starting my career in software engineering, I have combined strategic thinking with diversified technical expertise in areas such as mobile applications, Internet technologies, eCommerce, and enterprise software to define and execute on overall direction. I have gained a solid reputation for building cultures focused on innovation, continuous improvement, and business value.
► Business/Technology Roadmaps, Talent Management, Change Management, ROI
► Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), Budget Management, Strategic Planning
► Project Management, Software Engineering, Process Improvement, Mergers/Acquisitions
Make Complex Simple - G
January 2016 - December 2016
Chief Technology Officer
March 2016 - Today
Created a Financial Health Platform whereby actively guiding people to positive cash flow and growing savings. For most of us, cash flow – or the daily ins and outs of our money – determines our financial security a disruptive mobile app in the personal finance space whereby guiding consumers to a positive cash flow, automatic savings and achieve their financial dreams one day at a time.
December 2015 - Today
Helping Vermillion Talent build a platform for women in career transition, and to provide access to resources, networks, and most importantly, the support and accountability that women need to be successful in reigniting throughout their career journeys.
VP of Engineering
November 1998 - March 2016
Joined during startup phase, contributing to growing company into multi-billion-dollar, highly competitive player within online travel services space. Promoted to VP in 2004, providing end-to-end oversight for technology organization, operations, and complex development initiatives focused on internal infrastructure/processes and customer-facing products and capabilities. Expanded team to 150+ people covering software engineering, data science, database administration and architecture, network operations, and customer care. Achieved 100% retention post-acquisition and fostered culture of innovation. Lifted productivity and engagement by redefining values and expectations, rewarding positive behaviors, and promoting creativity. Directed development of flagship Priceline framework with scalable, high availability, redundant, and fault-tolerant architecture, as well as website and web services with 10 million requests per second (rps) for ongoing customer access to suite of products with no-single-point-of-failure. Delivered significant business results, including 50% year-over-year revenue increase and improvements in speed-to-market, quality, and customer satisfaction through competitive pricing, product offering expansion, and profitable ad word campaigns. Cut development costs and increased efficiency via best practices and improvements in project management and software engineering, including adoption of Agile development processes and creation of standard procedures in release management, monitoring, and escalation.
Entrepreneurial coaching - Associate Certified Coach (ACC)
International Coach Federation: ICF