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About 2019-02-09T21:26:14+00:00
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  • Book: 2nd Edition: The Project Management Answer Book 
  • Currently teaching Project Management for:  1) NYU, and 2) on-base for the US Army, 3) CUNY College of Staten Island, and Fordham University.
  • New course for NYU SPS: “Ethics In Project Management” 
  • New course for NYU SPS: “Persuasive Presentations For PMs” 
  • IT Project Manager – 15 years experience leading projects for Fortune 500 companies in the NYC area)
  • IT Trainer & Training Manager – Developed and taught many classes on software products, also evaluated and implemented IT courses taught by education vendors and software companies.
  • Train-the-Trainer – Has trained more than 225 instructors toward 3 certifications: CompTIA CTT+, Microsoft MCT, Adobe ACI

15 years experience as an I.T. Project Manager (Fortune 500 firms, NYC)

1) Managed a mission-critical, 24×7 I.T. Change Management System for a large brokerage firm in NYC

2) Managed Programmer Support Team supporting 3,000+ developers world-wide

3) Led many new software evaluations & implementations

4) Managed QA testing of infrastructure software

Presentations / Publications / Awards

  • BOOK: “The Project Management Answer Book, 2nd Edition – published by Management Concepts in January 2016.
  • Won “Instructor of the Year Award” – for Netcom Information Technology (2009)
  • Won “Instructor of the Year Award” – for Netcom Information Technology (2008)
  • Published articles in project management-related magazines, and contributions to other author’s books/blogs/eBooks.