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SUMMARY
Online since 1980
4 years experience as a webmaster for the world's largest computer systems company
20+ years experience as a journalist, editor and technical writer
20+ years experience in computer networking and training
10 years experience in marketing, public relations and event coordination
Strong communication skills
Strong people skills

WORK EXPERIENCE
1999-Present
Chief Executive Officer - Lasting Value
Oversee radio broadcast properties, internet development and consulting activities.

1997-2001
Global Webmaster - Dell Computer
Targeted Delivery
Corporate Portal Development
Personalization
Knowledge Management
Human Factors Training
NT Security
User Experience Design
Information Design

Responsible for online delivery of company information globally, primarily though the company's intranet. Received Dell's Intranet Award of Excellence--Best in Class for best corporate web design. Responsibilities included: establishing a strategy and architecture for publishing web content for 40,000 users in 28 countries; managing a team of 20 web developers on 4 continents; educating and advocating targeted delivery, self-service human resource tools for employees and task-oriented packaging of web content emphasizing user-centered design; interfacing with executives and business process owners to translate their strategic objectives into technical requirements to communicate to the IT department. Created manager and employee portals which became a fundamental delivery model for company information.

1996
Worldwide Marketing & Communications Advisor - Dell Computer/Dell University
Responsible for developing the overall marketing strategy for Dell University and ensuring that communications and promotions are developed and delivered to meet the needs of the variety of products offered and customers served, while maintaining an overall image for Dell University.

1995
Information Development Specialist - Dell Computer Corp., Austin, TX
SAP training expert. Developed documentation of processes and procedures for Configuration Management as part of the GeneSys Education Team. Created training manuals and work instructions for SAP users. Created online help modules. Headed translation team for foreign language translation of training materials.

1990-1995
Computer Networking Consultant - American Red Cross, ComputerTutor, Specialty Building, Higher Octave Music.

1993-1995
Editor-in-Chief - Image Magazine

1988-1991
Director of Marketing/MIS Director - Motown Record Co., L.P.
Duties included creation of marketing campaigns for record and video releases, cost marketing strategy, managing marketing budgets, coordination of promotional events and liaison with advertising agencies and artist management firms. My computer-related duties included development and implementation of Macintosh computer network connecting three facilities, training and implementation of "Flexware" financial software.

1980-1990
Editor-In-Chief for several newspapers and magazines including LA View Newspaper, and the Rhythm & Blues Report. Duties included supervision of a staff of editors and writers, editorial direction and article assignment. Staff Reporter for the Los Angeles Times and desktop publishing consultation for a number of publications.

1979-1982 Los Angeles Times, L.A., CA - Staff Reporter w/ byline
1975-1978 Soul & Jazz Magazine, L.A., CA -Staff Writer w/ byline
1973-1975 Universal Productions, Oakland, CA - Advertising Copy Writer

COMPUTER CONSULTING EXPERIENCE
American Red Cross
Galactic Worlds.com
Higher Octave Music
Digital Arts & Engineering
Aire L.A. Recording Studio
ComputerTutor
GospelCentric Records
Specialty Building
World African Network

PUBLICATIONS
Los Angeles Times
New York Times
LA View Newspaper
Uhbermusik (Germany)
Jamaica News Recorder (Jamaica)
Image Magazine
R∓B Report Magazine
Music Maker
Black Sounds
South Bay Daily Breeze
Soul & Jazz Magazine
Black Magazine

PROGRAM LANGUAGES
HTML
ASP
XML
Java
Java Script

SOFTWARE EXPERTISE (PC & Macintosh)
SAP Microsoft Visual Interdev
Allaire Homesite Macromind Dreamweaver
Microsoft Word Microsoft Excel
MS Visual Source Safe WebTrends
Flexware
QuarkXpress Pagemaker
Final Cut Pro Adobe Premiere
Dac Easy Accounting Key Accounting
Adobe Photoshop Adobe Illustrator
Digital Performer Pro Tools
Filemaker Pro Lotus 1-2-3
Great Plains Accounting Turbotax
Microsoft PowerPoint Word Perfect

References & clippings available upon request

AFFILIATIONS
Microsoft Development Network
International Webmasters Association
Texas Association of Broadcasters
National Organization of Webmasters
African Arts Foundation
Soka Gakkai International
Global Forum
PeaceTune
Chair, Technology Committee - African-American Economic Summit