David M. Miller

david@silverback-studio.com
615-260-7470
4117 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 103-203, Nashville, Tennessee, 37215 USA

Professional Skills


  • 5 Years - Internet web site developer, administrator and content provider
  • 20 Years - Business information systems acquisition and deployment
  • 15 Years - Business management and marketing
  • Certified Internet Webmaster (CIW) Professional

Experience


Adjunct Faculty Member, Nashville State Community College, Nashville, TN
April 2003 - present

  • Instructor for HTML and CIW (Certified Internet Webmaster) classes at the Workplace Training Center.

Internet Web Designer, DBA Silverback Studio, Nashville, TN
July 2000 - present

  • Internet presence consulting.
  • Design, development, maintenance and promotion of HTML and Javascript web sites.

Information Technology Manager, Tenco Services, Inc., Nashville, TN
October 1998 - July 2000

  • Responsible for Tenco's information systems in twelve locations across three states.
  • Principal duties include enterprise connectivity, LAN/WAN and Email administration, Internet connectivity, implementation, web site administration, system procurement, user support and training.

Information Systems Administrator, Therapeutic Antibodies Inc (TAb), Nashville, TN
October 1997 - October 1998

  • Responsible for the TAb corporate headquarters information systems.
  • Principal duties included LAN and Email administration, Internet connectivity, project management, implementation, web site administration, system procurement, user support and training.

Consultant, SunTrust Service Corp., Nashville, TN
July 1996 - July 1997

  • Direct responsibility for six LANs, five departmental site owners and over 200 users on the SunTrust Bank WAN.
  • Principal duties include LAN administration, consulting, project management; implementation, second level support and system procurement.

President, Specialized MicroSystems, Inc., Nashville, TN
December 1986 - July 1996

  • Founded Specialized MicroSystems as a turnkey supplier of IBM compatible microcomputer systems and Authorized Novell dealer.
  • Responsibilities include managing all corporate and financial matters, evaluating new products, purchasing, and oversight of Novell NetWare LAN configuration and installation.
  • Provided post-sale customer support and training.

President, Microcomputer Techniques, Inc., Nashville, TN
March 1985 - December 1986

  • Co-founder of Novell authorized company that specialized in CAD systems.
  • Responsible for all financial and management activities, determined company marketing strategies, set all system requirements and handled purchasing
  • Sold interest to partner.

Acting Center Manager, Entré Computer Center, Nashville, TN
April 1984 - April 1985

  • Began tenure at store as Sales Consultant, advanced to Sales Manager within five months.
  • Became Acting Center Manager four weeks later.
  • Under my management, the center set sales records and became profitable for the first time.

Systems Engineer, Dalcon Computer Center, Nashville, TN
August 1983 - April 1984

  • Evaluated off-the-shelf software for customers.
  • Modified accounting software source code for new clients.
  • Developed mailing list management software.

Senior Programmer Analyst. American Systems, Inc., Nashville, TN
August 1981 - August 1983

  • Solely responsible for the design, coding, verification, and implementation of homeowners insurance rating software.
  • Other duties included customer support and employee training.

Education


Nashville State Technical Institute, Nashville, TN.

  • January 1981 - October 1992
  • Business Data Processing

University of Tennessee - Nashville, Nashville, TN

  • June 1975 - September 1976
  • Business Administration (marketing emphasis)

Other educational pursuits include:

  • Four years of Fine Arts studies at Louisville School of Arts, Louisville, KY
  • One year as a Student and Instructor at the Center for Photographic Studies, Louisville, KY
  • Six months internship at the Appalachian Film Workshop, Whitesburg, KY

Business and Civic Activities


  • Volunteer, Frist Center for the Visual Arts (2001-2002)
  • Web Site Developer & Administrator, National Woodie Club (2000-present): NationalWoodieClub.com
  • Web Site Developer & Administrator, 'Old Woodies' (1998-present): OldWoodies.com
  • Chairman of the Advisory Board, Computer Technology Dept., Nashville State Technical Institute. (1995-96)
  • Member of the Advisory Board, Computer Accounting Dept., Nashville State Technical Institute. (1992-94)
  • Regional Executive, Tennessee Region Sports Car Club of America (1987-88)

References


  • Available upon request

www.silverback-studio.com/resume.htm

Validated April 28, 2003