Responsible for developing the product strategy and executing the product management function for this NoSQL, Big Data pioneer.
Responsible for the product strategy and development of Microsoft Expression Web
Responsible for setting the strategic direction, and determining the requirements and feature sets for Autodesk’s Civil Engineering and GIS line of products
Developed the pioneering web site that introduced next-generation Web-based applications to the Internet. The Halfbrain.com team developed the world’s first browser-based DHTML spreadsheet and presentation programs. AlphaBlox acquired Halfbrain in June of 2000. IBM purchased AlphaBlox in 2004.
Zing was the #1 photo community on the web. The company was originally oriented towards rich-media advertising, and marketed an Internet “player” that delivered entertaining shorts while users waited for web pages to load. I was a key executive involved in helping the company explore its original business model, and transition to the new one.
At Macromedia I managed the product marketing and demand-generation groups for the company’s largest division—responsible for Macromedia Director, Flash and Dreamweaver.
Managed all Marketing and Business Development functions for this startup, taking them through IPO, and growing the company from 35 – 120 people.
At Adobe I was the first Photoshop product manager, a product which I helped launch in 1989, growing its revenues to over $90 MM per year. I was promoted to manage Product Marketing for all Adobe’s Macintosh graphics applications, contributing over $120 MM per year (about 1/3 of Adobe’s total revenue).
MBA, Marketing emphasis
MS in Structural Engineering
BSE in Civil Engineering
Graduated with honors