John has more than 20 years of experience designing and implementing solutions in communications, systems integration, systems design and applications design. He has proven technical leadership capabilities having led teams of greater than 80 in successful projects.

John is recognized world wide for his expertise in SOA, Telecommunications and innovation in the application of information systems technology to business problems.

John is sought after for speaking engagements across the world. During his employment at IBM, he has spoken in the US, Asia, and Europe on topics like Application Architecture, SOA, Governance, and Telecommunications.

John is very adept in defining and implementing large scale systems integration projects. He has designed systems including a wide range of technologies such as satellite and terrestrial communication, various operating systems and considerable custom development.

John has led multi-million dollar projects in the telecommunications, financial, legal, medical and manufacturing industries. He is actively involved in the IT Architect Profession, Professional mentoring and industry standards bodies.


C#, T-SQL, JavaScript…5, jQuery Stack(UI, Mobile), HTML…5/XHTML, CSS…3, Ajax, Razor, HotTowel, AngularJS/AngularJS-UI, Entity Framework, MVC 4, Visual Basic, ASP.net, WinForms, Access, Perl, FoxPro, Clipper, BASIC (Quick, Pick, Control, SMC…), shell scripting (bash, borne)


SharePoint Server (WSS & MOSS…2013), SQL Server 2005…2012, DB2, Visual Studio 2005…2012


Microsoft Windows, Windows Server, UNIX/Linux(various AIX, Solaris, SCO, RedHat, Ubuntu), DOS, OS/2, Pick, TheOS


ISACA CGEIT (in progress)
IBM Senior Certified Executive Architect
Open Group Master Architect
IBM Certified SOA Architect
IBM Certified Telecommunications Architect
TIA Convergent Technology Professional
Novell Master Certified Network Engineer
Tivoli Certified Professional

Speaking Engagements

  • CIMA Conference, Breckenridge, CO
  • CIO Conference, Denver, CO
  • CEMAS Conference, Montpeiler, France
  • IBM Impact 2007, Orland, Fla
  • Software University, Las Vegas, NV


Other Contributions

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