George Tanner

George Tanner



Software and hardware profficiency

Ability to learn and adapt to any software program VERY quickly and become and advanced user with ease

Microsoft Exchange Server 2008

Ability to setup, moniter and maintain Exchange 2008

Servers Advanced

Maintain a advanced server setup , Microsoft Server 2008 Standard R2.

Adobe Creative Suite

Adobe Acrobat, CS6, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash animation, Photoshop,Ability to build websites from the ground up.

Knowledge base of Heavy Equipment

I grew up and worked around heavy equipment i.e. Cranes, goldholfer trailers, ect. my entire life.

Project Planning

From Office Renovation to Major Heavy Hauling projects.

Networking ( Hardware )

Maintained dozens of office networks.

Microsoft Projects

Use daily to schedule office projects and dispatching.

Microsoft Office

Advanced in Server side and Client side Microsoft programs any and all


  • Family and Friends
  • Traveling
  • Staying Fit
  • Cooking
  • Computers
  • Software and Webdesign
  • Motocross
  • Snowboarding
  • Wake boarding

Hydro Schedule Sample

Work History

Work History
Jan 2011 - Present

I/T Manager / Chief Information Officer/ Large Crane Dispatch / Building Maintenance

W.O. Grubb Crane Rental

Information Technology, Business Process Management, Network/Systems Management, Solutions and Integration.


  • Manage and Maintain 6 branches / Users with I/T needs.
  • Manage 375 Verizon Users, Cellphones / Migrate all users from Blackberry to Android.
  • Schedule large hydro cranes / Communicate with all dispatchers using Microsoft Projects.
  • Building Maintainence and Renovation - Work with contractors to renovate and upkeep of all properties.
  • ALL electronics hardware, cell phones, DVR cameras.

Since Starting in January 2011- W.O. Grubb had little to no technology integration. Here are a list of accomplishments;

  • Complete server build-out for entire company running Microsoft Server 2008 R2 on Virtual Servers.
  • Integrated scheduling software into W.O. Grubb's daily routine.
  • Managed and Contracted over 1 Million dollars worth of renovations to office buildings. (photos attached, dispatching desk) Design/budget/schedule all employees out of existing building while new space undertook renovation.
  • Manage all hardware in the company.
  • Manage all Ez Passes
  • New software Technology ( accounting systems, CRM, and dispatching/service software )
  • Setup FTP Site for all service and salesmen.
  • Implement, manage and support our help desk.
May 2007 - Jan 2011

Project Management assist / I/T Manager Richmond/ Sales

Bigge Crane and Rigging Company

Bigge Crane and Rigging Company (Richmond Branch)

Multiple Role Objective

Plan, execute, and finalize projects within budget and scope objectives. Acquiring resources and coordinating efforts of team members in order to deliver projects on time and according to plan.

I/T Admin - Richmond

  • Administering and maintaining network connectivity, Internet access, email, etc. 
  • Hardware Maintenance and configuration.
  • Troubleshooting network and hardware problems.
  • Adding and removing Active Directory Users.
  • Server Setup - Aid in configuration of servers.
  • Server security.
  • Team Assist in Major upgrades and roll-outs.

Project Management


Team role in bidding/quotation process

Preliminary Field Observation / Route Surveys - Heavy Haul Transport

Planning and Scheduling equipment and man load to supply job - upon project award



Assist in team effort to generate larger customer base

  • Responsible for annual trade show budget ; consistently stayed within budget and eliminated many unnecessary expenses from previous year.
  • Stayed current on industry changes and products.
  • Oversaw the shipping of all trade show materials, including booths, graphics, displays, literature.
  • Coordinated pre-show meetings to communicate trade show events in accordance with objectives and marketing strategies.
  • Defined and managed critical timelines, identified deviations and suggested potential solutions; ability to think outside of the box to resolve unforeseen issues or conflicts.
Apr 1995 - Mar 2007

Field,Shop Laborer / Office Admin / I.T. Admin

American Heavy Rigging & Hauling Co.

Started in grade school working after school helping out around the shop and in the field doing various tasks.

  • Job Loadouts - Using overhead cranes, forklifts, rigging to loadout.
  • Equipment upkeep - Painting, Cleaning incoming equipment
  • Yard organization
  • Equipment tracking

American Heavy Rigging saw a benefit to having someone computer savvy work in the office, after a few years I added a full network, email , custom built computers for engineering department and started working my way out to the field to help with route surveys, project bidding, sales, and implemented technology into each department.


Jun 2003 - Jun 2009


Apr 2007 - Aug 2007


Cisco - New Horizons/ODU