SummaryA results-oriented executive leader experienced in starting, managing and growing technology companies for over 25 years.
Responsibilities include creating and executing company strategy, establishing and managing company operations, leading internal and outsourced teams of professionals, developing and managing entire lifecycles of technology products, creating interactive financial planning models, growing revenues, selecting and managing investments, and creating high-value relationships with other business executives, partners and advisers in order to achieve company goals and objectives.
Accomplishments and Experience
President and Founder
Applied Computer Technology, Inc., Fayetteville, AR
Responsible for all aspects of company ownership, business management, consulting services and custom software development. Providing high-quality outsourced executive management and consulting services for small to mid-sized businesses and high-technology startup companies.
Cofounder, Principal Partner and Chairman
DB Squared, LLC, Fayetteville, AR
Responsibilities included serving as founder, principal and chairman of DBSquared, a software-as-a-service technology company that designs and develops products to help organizations of all sizes pay people fairly and competitively, while maximizing the return on human capital investments.
Senior Project Manager
ESI Group, Inc., Springdale, AR and Little Rock, AR
Responsible for managing teams of in-house and outsourced engineers on projects consisting of custom software and web development, automation, desktop and network support services. Consulting clientele ranged from small businesses to managed care companies and large medical centers. Engagement times ranged from weeks to years. Major consulting focus was on software systems and the integration of disparate information systems.
Cofounder, Director and Corporate Department Head
McDonald Software Systems, Inc., Fayetteville, AR and Dallas, TX
Responsible for taking this company from a concept to an international ophthalmic software company known for easy-to-use, exceptional quality software products with excellent customer service. Built and managed the overall company as well as the entire lifecycles of four separate software product lines. Was promoted to corporate department head in charge of clinical outcomes analysis systems and managed care software systems after acquisition by Physicians Resource Group, Inc.
Computer Systems Engineer
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
Obtained accredited computer systems engineering degree (BSCSE) while being a husband and father, writing and publishing a mutual fund investing book, and cofounding a computer software company later known as McDonald Software Systems. Member of the Golden Key National Honor Society, Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society, College of Engineering Honor Roll, Dean's Honor Roll, Chancellor's List and recipient of several other awards for academic excellence. Graduated Cum Laude with an overall GPA of 3.64.
Washington Regional Medical System, Fayetteville, AR
Responsible for repair, testing and maintenance of over 2,000 pieces of hospital and laboratory equipment at multiple healthcare facilities.
Avionics Technician, Q.A. Inspector and Shift Supervisor
U.S. Navy, Memphis, TN and San Diego, CA
Responsible for electronic and computer systems of the Grumman E2-B and E2-C carrier-based early warning aircraft. Promoted to petty officer second class and earned the designations of Q.A. Inspector, Shift Supervisor, and Assistant Squadron Duty Officer. Obtained secret clearance and was responsible for daily cryptology keying and security. Received numerous commendations, meritorious awards, ribbons and medals.
SBA ScaleUp Ozarks 16-week Course (2016)
Copyrights and Publications
JESAP™ and DBCompensation™ Software, Copyright 2005-2016
Numerous custom software products from 2000-2016
JuryPro™ Software, Copyright 2001
Quotation & Invoice Automation Software, Copyright 2000
FOCAL Lead Management Software, Copyright 1997
PRK/LASIK Outcome Analysis Software, Copyright 1995
Cataract Outcome Analysis Software, Copyright 1994
RK & AK Outcome Analysis Software, Copyright 1993
Contact Lens Management System, Software Copyright 1992
Your Guide to Financial $uccess, Book Copyright 1992
Mouse Cursor Design Tool, Software Copyright 1991
|Personal and professional references gladly provided upon request.|