Wayne Gura

Wayne Gura

Summary

A principled, strategic-minded executive known for strong IT tactical and technical skills, who diagnoses existing technologies, analyzes configurations, assesses staff and executes plans to ensure alignment to business goals. Background in professional and financial services, insurance, reinsurance, medical-device manufacturing, electronic media and securities industries. Specific expertise in:   > Strategic IT Planning & Execution   > Hardware & Software Design & Implementation   > Change Management Initiatives   > Forecasting & Budgeting   > IT Staff & Project Management   > Vendor Relationship Management

Woodhill Associates, LLC

Work History

Work History
Nov 1998 - Present

On-Demand CTO

Woodhill Associates, LLC

Provide IT strategic, tactical management and technical consulting to SMBs and corporations with revenues of up to $500M on a short-term and full-time basis. Serve as CTO/CIO to guide companies with IT business initiatives by analyzing, identifying, specifying, planning and implementing projects.Team with clients during discussions and negotiations with vendors and customers.

Nov 1993 - Oct 1998

IT Director / Sr. Systems Consultant

  • Responsibilities encompassed the multi-national structure and systems of J&J.
  • With a capital budget of $3M+ led international teams and contractors in U.S., England, Ireland, Belgium and France in technology implementation of state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Ireland.
  • Project-managed technology infrastructure and suite of business applications for the Irish facility to allow for future expansion.  Systems included Documentum and JD Edwards.  Achieved on-time, on-budget successful implementation.