VICE PRESIDENT, TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS AND DATA SERVICES
Highly accomplished, result-driven Senior Technology Professional with proven success leading mission-critical technology solutions from Conception to Completion. Proven achiever who is committed to aligning technology to business mission and vision by generating cost-effective smart solutions and delivering multiple, multi million-dollar projects. Compassionate yet demanding leader/mentor who has built and guided teams through Universal, NBC and Comcast mergers past nine years, and built and integrated critical business solution, process and infrastructure. Optimistic, imaginative, hard-working self-starter cited by senior management for exceptional multi tasking ability, integrity and providing forward looking smart technology.
Strategic Planning and Direction
IT Governance and Operations
Client and Vendor Management
Self-motivated and Customer-oriented
Professional Value Offered
Experience attained at NBC Universal company provider of Entertainment and Media where I initiated a centralized Ad Sales solution, spearheaded the designed of an ERP solution for managing Olympics and Remotes Events, launched a well received optimized scheduling systems for all NBC Sports programs, Integrated and Implemented infrastructure refresh for all 10 Comcast Regional Sports and consistently aligning to the Sports Eco-systems, Mission and Vision which has experienced unique operating challenges from three mergers within nine years, 2013 relocation, and experienced exponential growth in the Sports portfolio. Now a wholly owned subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.
Vice President, Technology Business and Data Services, 08/2014 to CurrentNBC Universal - Sports Group － Stamford, CT
Developed and directed strategy for launch of new product called 'Wingspan' to provide a 360 view of our non-linear customer that became #1 initiative NBC Universal 8 months after launch. Soft launched with 2017 NHL playoff to increase video downloads, video streams, website viewed, increase Ad Sales and Ratings across Digital platforms and social media.
Spearheaded 'Leaderboard' cross-functional initiative to achieve Sports data insights across our key property. For the first-time our chairman and his leadership got introduced to key metrics like Ad Sales, Ratings, Subscriptions, Viewership across key properties and the ability to benchmark against budgets or same quarter last year.
Launched first in the industry a responsive ERP systems called 'SCORE' to manage planning to pay for 2500 yearly events like Olympics, Superbowl, WorldCup to name a few. By streamlining and standardizing process with smart technology we generated efficiencies and a 5% cost savings to a $1B yearly operating budget.
Reorganized and Instituted new 'Software Engineering Principal' and re-tooled the teams by introducing Agile methodology for resilient, test driven and continuous deployment of solutions to support the fast paced growing needs across NBC Sports. Introduced SCRUM, retro and continuous business engagement for quick to market Cloud and Mobile and Data/Dashboard driven responsive solutions to meet the changing needs of the Sports business.
Vice President, Ad Sales and Fullfillment Technology, 11/2009 to 08/2014NBC Universal - Ad Sales and Research － New York, NY
Strengthened NBC Ad Sales business by leading the strategy and implementation of 'Consumer Innovation' a long term Go-To Market strategy and solution for NBCU Ad Sales organization. Now for first-time NBC Sales teams collaborated with their advertising/media planner to offer NBCU Ad inventory across all NBCU assets to better align to the advertisers target market reach. Provided year over year huge lift in our Cost per thousand impressions (CPM) and Ad revenue.
Spearheaded and successfully Instituted a long term 'Technology and Infrastructure' road-map with no black on-air, zero downtime and within budget the Assessment, Transition and Operationalizing of
the 14 Comcast Regional SportNet as part of the Comcast NBCU merge. This included Network, Corporate Compute, VoIP, Virtualization of Servers, Data Center Reliability, Security and local DMZ to deliver stability, redundancy, governance and security with minimal disruption to local production of games and events.
Strengthened 10 NBC Owned Station's business by leading the implementation of 'Centralized Solutions' One Ad Sales, Digital Sales, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Billing. Created Operational Insights, Intelligence and Metrics for Station President and his leadership team targeted around Key Performance Indicators (Growth -Advertisers and Revenue, Headcount Management, Costs)
Education and Training
Master of Science:College of Science and Liberal Arts,1988New Jersey Institute Of Technology － Newark, NJ, USA
Asian Pacific American (APA) - Member, Mentor and Volunteer at APA organization established to attract, promote, and retain
Asian and Pacific American talent at NBCUniversal. One of six affinity groups under
NBCUniversal Corporate Diversity, professional development, community outreach, cultural enrichment, and
networking opportunities for its members.
Member of HMG Strategy CIO Executive Leadership Series - Continuous offering of unique experience for IT executives to gain the latest insights and best practices for driving increased business value through the use of IT, and build invaluable relationships with peers and industry experts.
NBC Elevate Summit - Regularly participate as a speaker on the panel providing technology insights, business value, lessons learned on programs executed, or thoughts on industry trends on cloud, mobile and data and Insights.
Continues education and certification obtained at Dartmouth, MIT and GE Leadership Program