Colin Michaels   http://www.colinmichaels.com

6504 Chasewood Dr Apt. D Jupiter, FL 33458

Email: [email protected]  Phone:  954-600-8303

Summary:

Web Developer/Server Administrator with a proven ability to exceed client expectations.  Skilled in evaluating current and future technological needs in support of both short and long-term IT initiatives.  Experienced in communicating effectively to cultivate excellent client relationships.

Professional Experience:

Web Developer / Server Administrator - Quinncom, Jupiter, Florida  | March 2012-Present

- Managed over 500 client websites while maintaining and improving SEO and site/server performance

- Administration of both LAMP and WAMP server environments

- Daily custom coding using PHP, ASP, MySQL, Javascript/Jquery , AJAX, XML, HTML5, CSS3

- Ecommerce and CMS custom Development - Wordpress, OpenCart, Magento, WooCommerce

- Design and development of professional websites while improving customers’ web presence and designs

Software Developer - Bevill Edge® | Aug 2011- March 2012

- Developed a custom program designed  for use in an online project management training class.

- Scrum Master on multiple projects in an Agile programming environment

Multimedia Game Designer - MadPea Productions | June 2009- Aug 2011

        - Developed an online MMORPG  and interactive medical device training scenarios

  -  User Interface and HUD designer.

Freelance Producer / Engineer - Miami, Florida | August 2002- June 2009

        - Recording, editing, and mixing for major record label artists

  - Proficient with ProTools and large format mixing consoles

        - Creative acoustic blending of vocals and music for a final ready-to-sell product

Web Designer / Graphic Designer -  Mad Ave West | Cleveland, Ohio  | June 1996-June 2000

        - Designed websites for clients of Madison Avenue West, a major northeast Ohio advertising agency

        - Developed a database management system for archiving and retrieving large file formats


Colin Michaels   http://www.colinmichaels.com

6504 Chasewood Dr Apt. D Jupiter, FL 33458

Email: [email protected]  Phone:  954-600-8303

Education:

Indian River State College | Ft Pierce, Florida  | 2010 - 2012 

  Degree: Associate of Science, in Computer Information Technology

Full Sail Real World Education | Winter Park, Florida | 1998 -1999

  Degree: Associate of Science, in the Recording Arts

Kent State University |  Kent, Ohio  | 1996-1998

  Marketing / Business

Polaris Career Center | Middleburg Hts., Ohio | 1994 - 1996

  Vocational Degree: Graphic Design

Technical Proficiencies:

Programming Languages:

  Java , C/C++ ,T-SQL/MySql, PHP, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript / JQuery, Visual Basic , ASP

Programs:

  Pro-Tools, Logic , Photoshop, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro, Microsoft Word, Access, Dreamweaver, Flash

Server Platforms:

  Linux/Unix,Cpanel/WHM, Windows Server 2008/2003, Mac OSX

Key Achievements:

Grammy Awards | 2006 Latin Grammy | Album - Calle 13

- Best New Artist 

- Best Urban Music Album

- Best Short Form Music Video for "Atrevete-te-te!"