Donald W





Winter Park, FL

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Senior executive with proven successful leadership in directing, managing, planning, establishing, implementing organizations, departments and functional units across small, large and international business entities. Significant management and leadership expertise, including P&L ownership, professional and client services, program and project management, IT and devops, operations and production, software engineering and development, network, system and application architecture, compliance and security, sales management and sales engineering. Development and implementation of organizational and operational strategies to ensure performance excellence. Extensive experience and deep technical proficiency in complex systems and applications, operating systems and platforms, private and public networks in several industries. Entrepreneurial team-building, direction and management of focused and cross-functional groups ranging in size from three or four individuals to global staff of over two thousand persons.


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(Confidential) Principal 3/2017 - Present
DTI/EPIQ Managing Director 1/2015 - 2/2017
InternationalOne Consulting CEO | PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT 2/2008 - 12/2014
Sullivan & Cromwell Senior Technical Director 3/2006 - 2/2008
SPi Technologies Executive Vice Prseident | CIO 2/2004 - 2/2006



Boise State University Computer Sciences; Business Management Some College Units Completed Degree
Green River College Physics, Mathematics Associate Degree
USASATCS Computer Engineering Bachelor Degree

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• Provided financial and operational management for several organizations, growing one P&L revenue stream from zero to $10 million in nine months, and another from $48 million to $72 million in two years. • Founded or co-founded three highly successful operating companies. • Directed several ISO 9001 and 27001 Certification and ISMS projects for clients and employers. • Established, organized and provided management of PMOs and Project Management groups. • Provided Chief Information Officer functions for SPi technologies, directing IT and devops worldwide, including data and operations centers in Austin, Dallas, Nashville, Chicago, Richmond, Juarez, Manila, Cebu & Laguna (Philippines), Coimbatore, Pondicherry & Chennai (India), Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam) and Amsterdam. • Fulfilled Principal Architect and Chief Technical Officer roles for employers and client organizations. • Designed, developed and implemented application suites, tools and utilities to support IT operations, including Change Control, Configuration Control, Lifecycle Management, Problem Determination and Trouble Management, Performance Management, Security Management, Disaster Management and Directory Services (X.500) applications. • Architected, modeled, developed and directed the development of major software initiatives in many industries and sectors, including banking and financial, manufacturing and production, telecommunications, ediscovery infrastructure and utilities, operating systems, web-centric and retail applications, including: - An open source, non-structured textual analysis engine for big data and cloud implementations currently being used in classified security services. - Customized, secure Enterprise Information Architectures (EIA), including neutral-format XML-based data representations, repositories and transports. - Ported AT&T Unix System V to new hardware, Consulted with Microsoft on the development of WindowsNT. Developed and implemented a Disk Operating System for a functional VAX machine-instruction-compatible computer system, and a proprietary embedded machine language operating system for the first commercial implementation of an ATM network switch. - A complete best-of-breed ERP and Supply Chain re-engineering and implementation for Starbucks Coffee Company, enabling growth from 2,500 outlets to over 15,000 stores and outlets worldwide. - Diagnostic, high-speed I/O and security-monitoring subsystems for a supercomputer system used for governmental and investigative signal and data acquisition and other high-bandwidth throughput. - A standards-based enterprise network management system (ENMS), including fault, security and performance dimensions, with an original intuitive and innovative graphical user interface, used at NASA. - A message-based middleware layer to replace Oracle API’s, and extended to other applications using message brokers, subscription methodologies and middleware platforms including WebLogic (Oracle), WebMethods, and to Web Services using MQSeries. - Data mapping and cataloging applications, tools and utilities for data center operations for multinational companies, including SCOR, Vodaphone, BP and British Airways. - Several versions of Attenex, and implemented other applications used in the legal and litigation support industries, including search engines and other processing tools. - TDA, DDA and General Ledger software development, and on-line transaction processing applications for banking, reservation and transaction systems. - Link, network, transport and wireless protocols, including implementations of tcp, ip, llc, qllc, CDPD, LAPB and other X.25 protocols, Frame Relay and others. - Intercept demultiplex and other encryption and secure communication systems for deployment in hostile environments worldwide. • Designed, managed and implemented numerous large-scale infrastructure projects, including several datacenters, networks, security and network operations centers for clients including government agencies, healthcare systems and large corporate enterprises, including: - Several PCI and HIPAA compliant production facilities for clients in the US and internationally, housing staff sizes of up to 1,000 agents each, and including facility, personnel, application and infrastructure security. Penetration testing and both passive and active monitoring intrusion detection, forensics and analyses. Security audits and security breach assessments for data centers and service providers. - Data centers, production facilities, distribution warehouses and application systems for Starbucks Coffee in Kent, York, London, Singapore and Utrecht. Consulted and advised on operations in Seattle and for several Starbucks vendors and business partners in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Dallas, New York and Orlando. - EDiscovery and large-scale application centers for Sullivan & Cromwell in New York, Los Angeles and Washington. Consult with clients across the EDRM spectrum of services and requirements. - Data centers, network operations centers (NOC) and application systems for telephone companies, wireless service providers and regional carriers, including McCaw Cellular (AT&T), New Vector (Verizon), Pacific Bell, Telefonica, New Zealand Telecom, Australia Telecom, Deutsche Telekom, Pacific Northwest Bell (Mountain Bell) and PacNet/MidCom. - Redundant, fail-over collocation data center facilities and Disaster Recovery implementations for clients, including Microsoft, Bank of America and Walt Disney World. - Data centers, network operations centers (NOC) and application systems for financial institutions, including Bank of America, Seafirst Bank, Bank of Michigan, Key Bank, The Arizona Bank, Valley National Bank, Washington Mutual, 1st Securities Bank, and California Federal. - Data centers, network operations centers (NOC) and application systems for transportation, distribution and transaction companies, including Purolator Courier, Airborne, United Air Lines, Merrill Lynch, Dean Witter, Shearson, Kidder Peabody and NASDAQ.

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Executive & Financial Management, Operations, Service Delivery, Technical Services, Professional & Client Services, Supervision, Strategic & Tactical Planning & Positioning, Sales Management, System, Network and Application Architecture.