Experienced Team Builder with over 40 years of management experience in multiple industries and a detail-oriented and organized Transportation Logistics Executive. Has comprehensive background in transportation management. Expert in transportation operations, Information Technology and Project Management with excellent negotiation and troubleshooting skills.
Promoted to Senior Software Developer after 4 years of employment.
Designed, developed and produced Fastrac TMS, which was successfully implemented by AFC Worldwide Express for over 15 years.
Developed several internal tools to automate mundane tasks that were quickly adopted by other developers.
Reduced transportation costs while increasing margins and creating new services for major accounts.
Led multi million dollar software implementation projects for multiple companies.
Oversee the implementation of the Cargowise ediEnterprise software in the United States and coordinate the implementation with our offices in the U.K. and China.
Develop training program, training materials, ensure proper system and registry setup, document modification with DocBuilder, Report Modification and training, ensure proper security setup, assist in the design and development of our transition and fall back plans.
Help to manage Registry and security Configuration, company system support and integration.
Troubleshooting, process development and implementation, issue resolution and support. Lead and manage implementation team and ensure that deadlines and budgets are met and adhered to.
Senior developer working on our in house transportation application, Fastrac. Application development using Magic eDeveloper, with SQL, Pervasive, Adobe Flex, and PHP.
Have extensive experience with Adobe Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
In 2010 AFC was acquired by R+L Carriers and became R+L Global Logistics. At that time I was moved to Project Management to manage the Cargowise ediEnterprise software implementation.
Responsible for sales and operations. Managed sales representatives and operations staff.
Held the Airgroup Express franchise for Minneapolis. Responsible for all aspects of business; operations, accounting, cartage, human resources, and sales. Took the company from nothing to $5 Million in gross sales in less than 2 years.
International Air Export Manager for Swedish freight forwarding company. Prepared letters of credit, certificates of origin, routed freight, negotiated with airlines on carrier rates, prepared all documents, hazmat certified through Lufthansa 5 day hazmat course.
Started a small domestic service and was the only station that provided domestic services for the company. I was responsible for all routing of domestic freight, negotiation of rates with carriers, airlines and cartage companies, reporting and P&L.
Managed all operational duties, reporting, responsible for P&L and freight routing, house accounts, drivers, and dispatch. Made sales calls on house accounts and managed sales staff. Consistent increases in revenue and account list while decreasing costs. Created first transportation management system.
Studied for work in radio. Was hired prior to graduation and worked for 3 radio stations over a 3 year period.
General Studies in Algebra, English and History 1977 - 1978
Studied speech, acting and directing, mass communications and theater working toward a liberal arts degree.
Adobe Premiere Elements 2 In a Snap - 2005
Adobe Photoshop Elements 4 and Premiere Elements 2 All In One - 1986
|Skills||Experience||Total Years||Last Used|
|Pervasive SQL, MSSQL, MYSQL||Intermediate||13||2013|
|Adobe Premiere Pro||Expert||10||2013|
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