Provided management, information design, and media managment services for an asset CD-ROM

NorthWest Natural Gas

Conducted an analysis and provided recommendations for the redesign of the business and consumer interfaces for all business systems. The analysis included usability and process efficiency studies to improve the user's experience while reducing the time it takes to accomplish a given task.


Designed and developed a project portal that provided security-based user profile management, file management, and project task and status updates. Team members could post short messages that would be pushed out via email. Actions such as adding a document or posting a forum message would send automated notifications to team members and clients.


I was directly responsible for the design and development of the company's Database and Direct marketing system. The system provided email marketing and print on-demand integration for marketing campaigns. The system provided data import and conversion suites as well as a full statistics and analytics solution.

Portland State University

Conducted analysis and design for 54 department site conversion from custom CMS to Drupal system.

Surplus Direct

Directed and developed a marketing campaign for the online retailer. The campaign advertised the give away of a Hummer truck on 32 different websites and advertising networks. The $120k per month advertising effort brought in over 100,000 new customers that resulted in a back to back improvement from $900k of over $2 million in gross sales over a six month period.


Developed a flash-based interface for touch screens at the event. The flash client provided real-time management of event content allow for updates during the event. The rich media interface would provide streaming video and interactive demos that accompanied the physical products in the booth. Attendees could submit their name and email address at any time for follow up marketing and sales after the event.

HSW Enterprises

Designed and developed process and document management system for national construction company. Provided automated notification and business rules auditing system.

Paxton Patterson

Architect, technical manager, and development lead for a web-based LCMS (Learning Content Management System) that provided just-in-time curriculum customization, remote student monitoring, and correlated to federal, state, and city learning standards. The system would validate the standards compliance using evaluation and testing rubrics that are integrated into a robust testing and reporting suite.


Designed and developed Flash-based video valuation editor and player for industry leading marketing evaluation service.
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Charles Louis de Secondat, Baron De Montesquieu, 1689-1750

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