Diversified entrepreneurial and drafting experience with demonstrated project management skills. Principal strengths include strong organizational abilities and communication skills, supported by creative problem solving and business skills. Committed to the continual monitoring of new technology, business trends and opportunities through industry contacts and informal research.
Facilitated distributed programming team (Calgary, Maple Ridge, B.C., and Singapore). Supervised marketing team in the office, at customer sites and at trade shows both internationally and domestically. Supervised CAD programming team.
Designed and drafted a wide variety of piping systems for petrochemical plants, pipelines and processing facilities (including SAGD, compressor stations and gas & oil processing facilities). Have knowledge of food and dairy plant designs and the use of sanitary system design software. Have civil/structural experience and have tested, supported, aided in the design, and marketed structural steel and piping design software.
Coordinated the design and drafting of compressor and meter stations for TransCanada PipeLines Ltd. This included budgeting dollars and hours as well as progress monitoring. During the development of a plastic thermoforming business I evaluated market opportunities, developed production tools and processes to produce high quality consumer products. Marketed the product and built business liaisons with distributors and retail outlets. Maintain continued affiliation with the manufacturing of plastic products.
CAD Software Specialist
Designed, tested, supported and marketed the PRO-CAD software family. PRO-CAD is a world leader in piping design software. PRO-CAD offers exceptional piping design tools.
Designed, tested, supported and marketed the CADPIPE software family. Undertook special development projects as required. Trained users to use both CADPIPE and AutoCAD both domestically and internationally.
Have used CADWORX on several projects including SAGD, compressor stations, gas plant facilities, and a multitude of smaller piping projects.
Traveled extensively, both domestically and internationally, to market CAD software. Traveled twice with the Autodesk road show as a third party developer to Asia and twice on Government of Alberta Trade Missions. Arranged for software development in other countries (Finland, Singapore and Poland) as required. Ensured software complied with domestic and international standards. Arranged for agents and distributors internationally and domestically.
Southern Alberta Institute of Technology
Micro Planning International - Project Management Training
Olson & Associates - Communications and Interpersonal Skills
Shell Canada Resources Limited - Production Fundamentals Engineering & Construction
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