Ray Blakney

Ray Blakney

Work History

Work History
Nov 2008 - Present

CEO/Founder

Rayvensoft Ventures, LLC

Founded and runs all operations and projects at Rayvensoft Ventures, LLC. Oversee, both directly and indirectly, over 100 employees in the company and its subsidiaries. In addition to work in these ventures, as the CEO of Rayvensoft he believes strongly in giving back to the community. He does this by mentoring young entrepreneurs in the Mexico and the Philippines helping them start their own successful online businesses. This assistance includes both knowledge and financial investments.

Oct 2008 - Present

CEO/Co-founder

LiveLingua

Responsible for all operational aspects of the Live Lingua online language school. This includes, but is not limited to the development of business practices, website development and all accounting.  

Nov 2012 - Present

Founder

Zen Tasks Virtual Assistants

Oversee the daily operations of a team of virtual assistants based in Boston and the Philippines.

Nov 2010 - Present

CTO/Co-founder

Teach Me Mexico

Responsible for development and expansion of website as well as the online marketing campaigns and contracts.

2006 - 2009

IT/Business Management Specialist

Peace Corps
2002 - 2007

CRM/POS Software Developer

Sherwin Williams

Education

Education
Jan 1997 - Jan 2001

B.S.

Case Western Reserve University

I got a degree in Computer Engineering which combined both hardware and software techniques.

Skills

Skills

Business Planning

Blogging

Marketing Strategy

Management Consulting

Marketing

Market Research

Change Management

Social Media Marketing

MS Project

Business Analysis

Non-profits

Windows

Business Strategy

Public Relations

Process Improvement

Program Management

Financial Analysis

Negotiation

Fundraising

Coaching

Product Development

Teamwork

Team Leadership

Strategic Planning

Outlook

Team Building

Leadership

Data Analysis

Management

Project Planning

Entrepreneurship

Analysis

Budgets

Project Management

Editing

Public Speaking

E-commerce

Microsoft Office

PowerPoint

Microsoft Word

English

Customer Service

Access

Research

Microsoft Excel

SQL

Social Media

Teaching

Spanish

HTML