Work History

Work History
Mar 2000 - Sep 2008

Director, Technical Operations

http://www.telesat.com

Telesat provides Satellite Telecommunication's Services across North and South America. Responsible for Network Services Operations in Eastern Canada Region and United States as well as responsible for pricing of Network Services and all Drawing/Documentation Services.

Instrumental in successful proposal to provide Interactive Distance Learning Services for General Motors 8,000 Dealers and Corporate sites across Canada, USA and Mexico. Was the key Telesat contact for GM for the proposal, contract, roll out and operation.

May 1997 - Mar 2000

President & CEO

TFS International

Provided Satellite consulting services to customers around the world.

Key projects:

  • Portable satellite trucks for China Telecom
  • Direct to Home Video Uplinks for Russia TV
  • GPS Satellite System for US Air Force
  • TTAC Systems for Sirius Radio in Panama and Ecuador
  • TTAC TAC mission support for Loral in Guam
Jun 1995 - May 1997

Investment Representative

Edward Jones

As a Licensed Investment Advisor for Edward Jones managed an office the Beaches area of Toronto. Responsible for working with clients and advising them on appropriate investments to meet their financial goals. Products sold included stocks, bonds, GICs and mutual funds.

Sep 1991 - Jun 1995

Director, Toronto Teleport

http://www.telesat.com

Responsible for the Operation and Maintenace of Telesat's Toronto Gateway.

Key services were provided for CBC, CTV, Bell Canada, Teleglobe and various specialty TV channels.

Jun 1985 - Sep 1991

R&D Manager

http://www.develcon.com

Managed the Toronto R&D office that included developing datasets, X.25 gateway and LAN gateways for the Develnet product line.

Sep 1981 - Jun 1985

Test Supervisor & Service Manager

http://sedsystems.ca

Managed the testing and repair of Satellite Receivers and LNAs.

May 1975 - Sep 1981

Senoir Technologist

http://www.telesat.com

Technologist at the Allan Park Earth Station responsible for operation, maintenance and repair of Satellite Communication Systems.

Education

Education
1995 - Present

Canadian Securities Course

Ontario Securities Commission
1996 - Present

Professional Financial Planning Course

Ontario Securities Commission
Sep 1972 - May 1975

Electronics Technologist

Conestoga College

Awarded IBM scholarship for Acamdemic Achievement.

Skills

Skills

Computer Skills

Computer literate in all of the Microsoft Software Applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access), Website Applications (Content Management, SQL Databases) as well as numerous  operating systems including MAC OS X, Microsoft Windows and Linux.

Financial

Completed all of the regulatory requirements for an Investment Advisor, operated an investment office and provide investment coaching services.

Technical

Over 30 years of experience in the technology area including operations, research and development, testing, service and manufacturing.

Leadership

Over 30 years of experience in leading and managing teams.

Interest

Technical Innovation, Investments, Cooking, Wine,Travel, Golf.

Summary

Crewze Inc. consists of the following businesses:

Crewze Consulting provides expert consulting services to clients around the world. We provide design, implementation and testing services for Satellite and Wireless Communication Networks.

Wireless Internet provider noWirez provides Internet-on-Demand to condos, apartments and business organizations.

YourInvestmentCoach provides individual coaching to clients on investing plans and strategies..