Summary

Executes, motivates and leads with a rare combination of creativity, deep technical knowledge, business experience and communication skills. Visionary and energetic leader and manager with verifiable year-after-year success driving adoption of new processes/technologies and growth through meeting project and program objectives within start-up, turnaround, large and rapid-change environments. Effectiveness and excellence managing projects and teams with fluency performing all aspects of technical support, architecture development, product introduction, engineering, analytics, software development, network security and operations.

Work History

Work History

CEO/Developer/Co-Founder

Jan 2014 - Present
AERIETAU INC

TX CEO/DEVELOPER/CO-FOUNDER Founded, innovated, developed and sold, as both CEO and developer of, mobile/web/cloud software tools. Leaped into functional programming with Scala/Haskell with difficult technologies including WebRTC/VoIP/IMS, SDN/NFV/OVS, analytics, AI and neural networking to leverage development efficiency. Innovated and developed out of the box technologies including OpenVSwitch, SDN/NFV, GIS, 3D printing, IoT, wearables and drones delivering game changing capability and maximum cost leverage for multiple customers.

Managing Partner/principal Engineer

Sep 2010 - Jan 2014
SONLTE LLC

MANAGING PARTNER/PRINCIPAL ENGINEER Successfully founded as a services provider, marketed, developed and acquired customer base while providing industry-leading support. Lead both C level and engineering meetings, conferences and seminars as Subject Matter Expert for topics such as: security, Internet of Things, small cells, SDN/NFV, VoLTE, SON, PTP and others. Completed more than 20 projects for networking, security, mobile, devices and infrastructure to successful project outcomes, all on time and on budget. Saved clients millions transitioning customer core processes from reactionary to real time through integrating/building tools Developed breakthrough network modernizations of large networks including correct integration of mobility, SDN/NFV, GIS and other game changing technology to increase efficiency. Blogging to at 500K-1M page views monthly, having peaked at 5M per month.

VP 4G SERVICES

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010
Stream Wireless Inc.

VP Successfully developed company's first LTE billings while providing Tier 3+ level support for RF/Core Networks Solely and jointly delivered RF/mobile/infrastructure/cloud networking training, designs and studies, winning multiple accolades from customers and participants Built company's first 4G engineering teams for rapid execution of complex projects on customer sites

Director Wireless Systems

1999 - 2010
Samsung

Launched US mobile network infrastructure unit including direct oversight professional services, customer support, training and publications, from start up to $300M in revenue. Spearheaded efficiencies, applying Six Sigma Lean principles, saving $3M quarterly. Successfully orchestrated engineering teams and projects with sales and marketing teams and goals and achieved breakthrough speed from product concept to commercialization. Developed and delivered content and built expert teams, successfully launching the company's first infrastructure documentation/publications and training as a service. Expertly designed, coordinated and directed deployment of first commercial WiFi, Mobile WiMAX and LTE wireless networks. Participated in standards development onsite with 3GPP, ETSI, MEF, Small Cell Forum and others. Defined and developed first commercial IMS/VoLTE/SON/SDN integrated commercial networks. Assessed and communicated network/information security needs and threats long before most of the world was focused here. Conceptualized and designed programs around custom solutions for customers, locking our solutions in and providing the customer millions in unexpected ROI through efficiency. Awarded CEO recognitions for top team performance.

Principal Architect/Mgr. Capacity Planning

1997 - 1999
PAGENET INC

Plano, TX,, MANAGER CAPACITY PLANNING/ PRINCIPAL ARCHITECT

Support Engineer

1994 - 1996
NORTEL INC
Richardson, TX,, VALIDATION/RF/SUPPORT ENGINEER, Alameda, CA, 1990-1996, NUCLEAR/ELECTRONICS TECHNICAN

Education

Education

B.Sc

1992
University of Texas

Physics

Certifications

Certifications

PMP

2004
PMP Project Management Institute

CISSP

2004
(ISC)²