Earl Dulaney

Earl Dulaney

Work experience

Work experience
2004 - Present

Manager, Business Systems

DaySpring Cards, Inc.

Supported Sales and Product Development departments at DaySpring, a greeting card company that is a subsidiary of Hallmark.  Developed several key coroporate systems including an ASP.Net web ordering system for all our customers, a laptop ordering system for our remote sales force, and a project and workflow system for all departments.

2003 - 2004


ePluribus Systems

Systems development consultant.  Directed the migration from a legacy system to a new ERP at Saatchi and Saatchi X (formerly Thompson Murray) in Fayetteville, Arkansas.  Developed an EyeTracking System for Saatchi and Saatchi X.  Developed an Eye Tracking system for the CIA as a subcontractor to Veridical Research and Design in Bozeman, MT. 

1999 - 2003

VP of R&D

Mercari Technologies

Directed the vision of product development for an internet-based venture capital funded technology startup company.  Implemented new technologies including Optimization to reduce inventory levels at retailers while maximizing profitability of the category.  Engaged in projects with several large CPG companies in Northwest Arkansas for implementation of the recommended category layouts in Wal-Mart stores.

1994 - 1999

VP of Store Systems

Advantica Restaurant Group

Collaborated with an executive team to completely redesign and restructure business processes company wide.  Negotiated the agreement to outsource the IT function to IBM Global Services.

1990 - 1994

Director of Store Systems


Created the Store Systems function at KFC to support 700 corporate stores.  Directed the development, testing, and rollout and training of new back office system and POS systems for corporate stores. 

1986 - 1989

Senior Director of Application Development

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Managed the entire Application Development function.  During my tenure, we were implementing Just-in-Time inventory systems, warehouse scanning, Retail Link, and store satellite network.

1985 - 1986



Managed the HR function including payroll, benefits, recruiting, compensation, and corporate communication

1982 - 1984

Systems Engineer


Supported several clients in Little Rock in installation and use of IBM systems.


1973 - 1975

Central High School



MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Access, Word)

Crystal Reports


Optimization and LP

MS Office Automation

Visual Studio VB/C#

SQL Server