PRESIDENT AND CEOBridgeborn, Inc – Virginia Beach, Virginia
Provide senior executive-level leadership and strategic direction for company assembling and deploying next generation information management and interactive 3D visualization technologies for application in the humanitarian, defense, and gaming industries.
Oversaw the successful solicitation of more than $45 million in contracts from the United States Agency for International Development between 2007 and 2017.
Successfully managed the concept development process for two Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency projects aimed at applying company developed advanced visualization and simulation technologies in training and mission planning for the United States Air Force and the Office of the Secretary of Defense.
Effectively led the conceptualization and construction of an innovative process for the assembly of interactive 3D environments without the need to compile code, which has substantial applications for just-in-time training, simulation, and gaming.
Oversaw the submission of a request for United States patent protection.
President and CEOMariah Vision 3, Inc – Virginia Beach, VA
Responsible for staff oversight and organizational guidance for firm engaged in integrating interactive 3D simulation technologies into entertainment-focused video and film productions.
Supervised the construction of a full scope motorcycle simulator that was successfully delivered to Disney for testing and installation.
Utilized a collimated display system, internally developed real time interactive video, and an ultrasonic tracking system.
Coordinated the development and deployment of an immersive environment for the National Hockey League involving life-sized, interactive, "smart" video technologies capable of tracking and responding to user performance.
Directed the assembly of an immersive driving simulator for use in major theme parks, which is the subject of two United States patents including the presentation of random frames of image in real time in response to user input, windshield-sized heads up display, composited intelligent sprites, and real-time system diagnostics.
Oversaw the conceptualization, creation, and submission for patent protection of a process for utilizing trained agents in a photo realistic synthetic environment to enhance real-time broadcasts of live events.
Managed the establishment of a real-time graphics library with xml-based connectivity to remote databases to allow the creation of navigable 3D environments on the internet.
Archimuse Proforma – Virginia Beach, VA
Furnished dynamic, comprehensive management for teams responsible for developing and delivering interactive 3D environments for public and private sector clients.
Founding Principal and Managing Partner Oversaw the design, production, and installation of interactive 3D environments for more than 100 cultural institutions including, the Air and Space Museum, the National Gallery, the United States Naval Academy, the United States Coast Guard, the National Park Service, the Metropolitan Museum, the Moore Power Station, and numerous science and visitor centers.
Effectively led the conceptualization and prototype development for a "smart room" for the National Basketball Association Hall of Fame involving life-sized interactive 3D projections.
Represented the company in a partnership with Glass Mountain Optics to successfully produce a conversion of collimated optics technology to a holographic 3D display that is applicable to commercial environments.
A.B.D: Political ScienceNelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government - Albany, New York Political Science
Master of Arts: Political ScienceNelson A. Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy - Albany, New York Political Science
Bachelor of Arts: HistoryState University of New York - Albany, New York History
Chief Executive Officer 28+-year track record of leading successful, dynamic business ventures in the technology development industry
Consistent success providing oversight and strategic direction to software development teams in the conceptualization, design, construction, and deployment of sophisticated information management and interactive 3D visualization technologies. Extensive experience both guiding new ventures through the early stages of development and guiding established entities to higher levels of success. Excellent interpersonal skills, effective at building productive relationships with both public and private sector clients and government officials.
Business and Relationship Development
Talent Identification and Team Assembly
Construction of 3D Visualization Technologies
Information Management Software Development
Bid / Proposal Development and Project Management
Project / Budget Management and Profit Maximization