Lou Paris

Kings County, New York, US

Entrepreneur wearing many hats.
Lou's Skills
Operations
Technical
User Experience
Marketing
Open to networking with people holding these skills
Business Development
Technical
Background

Age Group

36-55

About Lou

An accomplished 20+ year IT self-starter with experience in leadership, developing policies and executing technology initiatives, assessing risk, authoring managing budgets, managing mission critical solutions. Excels at adapting in a high visibility environments, project and time management, strategic planning, successful execution, and critical thinking. Successful entrepreneur wearing many hats.

Work Experience

Founder

eCUEity

November 2015 - December 2016

After working in the Wedding Industry and using numerous platforms to manage my events and leads I saw a great deficiency within the market for a targeted and robust CRM, ERP, Financial, and Event Management solution. This platform is currently under development.

Onwer

Paris Creative

September 2012 - Today

After pausing my DJ career for 13 years I decided to bring my love of music and robust technology and business background and started Paris Creative. * Increased business >200% from 2013-2014 * Winner of multiple wedding business awards for customer service * Successful deployment and SEO campaign authoring highly popular articles for the industry

IT Director

KIC Chemicals, Inc.

February 2013 - Today

* Deployed SAP Business One migrating from Infor TakeStock increasing CRM/ERP capabilities - Researched best-of-breed solutions and vendors to replace a EoL enterprise application - Led discovery phases to address current requirements and scoping future requirements - Led implementation, refinement, and support of SAP B1 deployment - Identified cost overruns from past solution deployment to reduce overall new deployment cost * Modernized IT Infrastructure including Virtualization, Storage, and Networking - Deployed and manages numerous Windows 2012R2 and Suse Linux guests on a VMware host - Deployed and manages a Dell MD SAN Storage, virtual disc allocation, and potential expansion - Deployed and manages Veeam backup solution with independent storage solution * General management of all operations and hardware within the entire company * Managed new website development, SEO and PPC strategies, and eCommerce solutions * Migrated critical services to cloud based services including Office 365 and Mimecast