Neil Powers - .Net / Kentico Consultant & Developer
Neil Powers's Bio:
Neil Powers is an accomplished Kentico / .net Developer with experience in all areas of Kentico with everything from Development, Implementation, Training, Mobile, SEO/SEM, Speed optimizations, Site Migrations and Upgrades. He offers reputable consulting services for many companies such as Mullen Lowe, Moss Adams, Unitrends, LoJack, Cooper Tire, Red Cross of Canada, Austrailian Diabetes Council, WeatherBug, Deaconess, Unitrends and others around the world. He has over 22 Years of experience in the field and with certifications in security, software, hardware, and integration experiences to facilitate custom solutions.
Neil Powers's Experience:
Freelancer / Consultant at nPowersDecember 2012 - Present | Marlborough, MA
I functioned as a Kentico Solution Architect and consultant for many companies and projects. Clients were: Federal Govt., Consumer Electronics Association, Canada Bar Association, Red Cross of Canada, Australian Diabetes Council, PHT, Cooper Tire, WeatherBug, Health & Fitness, Masons of England, Abt Associates, VideoIdeas, ReaHard & Associates, Deaconess, SRBI, California Museum of Science, GoAupair, HulaFrog, Omnicom Media and more companies around the globe, onsite and remote.
Sr. Developer - Kentico at Unitrends SoftwareJune 2013 - June 2017 | Burlington, MA
I work in the marketing division as the director of web operations. I oversee the technical staff and technical needs of marketing as related to the web operations. Recent accomplishments include; rebuilding the main website for better SEO, layout and customer use. Implementing several data analytics systems for tracking web use, customer activity and personalization. Implemented a Kentico to Pardot integration bus data connector. Translating the website to other languages through automated data connectors into translations.com with integral review mechanisms. Implemented external site caching and a custom Kentico CDN implementation to allow faster loading in other countries.
Sr. Solution Architect / Consultant at Kentico Software, LLCMarch 2010 - December 2013 | Chattanooga, TN
I functioned as a Sr. Solution Architect and consulted with clients ranging from Charities to Fortune 500 companies around the globe, onsite and remote. I created a positive trend in client acquisition and retention, due to refining internal processes to speed up deliveries and/or lower costs. Increased revenues year and year. Using my 20+ years of knowledge to help save time & money overall.
Sr. Webmaster at Video Ideas Productions, Inc.January 2000 - May 2012 | Chattanooga, TN
Kentico CMS Solution Architect for various projects and clients. Developed site import tools saving time in migration of old content. Technical Lead on various CMS, systems and hosting solutions. Comprehensive database management and disaster recovery automation.
Sr. Web Engineer at Shaw IndustriesJune 2007 - March 2010 | Dalton, GA
Deliverable solutions went from months to days with implementation. Managed 5 staff from multiple countries. Maintained tight deadlines migrating operational and public facing websites. Saved Over 2.1M in licensing fees by Kentico Implementation.
Sr. Webmaster at Florida Department of Law EnforcementAugust 2006 - June 2007 | Tallahassee, FL
Webmaster for various departments, agency wide. Started the conversion to Kentico CMS for both internal and external sites. Saved Over 1M in licensing fees. Empowered the staff to maintain departmental content.
Sr. HR Training Webmaster at Nuclear Regulatory CommissionMarch 2004 - August 2006 | Chattanooga, TN
Developed the Human Resources Training website for use agency wide. Worked with various department heads within agency. Maintained TS Security Clearances.
Sr. Software Developer at CalAmpJune 2013 - Present | Canton, MA
I function as a Sr. Software Developer working on various projects for the Enterprise. Largest project was implementing a new ERP system NetSuite that replaced 5 other systems: CRM, Accounting, Information Data Warehouse, Order Entry and Web Integrations. Migrated standalone web portals to Kentico EMS, Added analytics SEO/SEM and Google Universal. Based on visitor data engineered website personalization as well. Worked on Mobile Apps, Mobile site conversions and fleet management systems integration with TomTom and Pardot. Developed new in-house processes for Code archival and a back end agile systems. Working as consultant as needed since 6/2014
Neil Powers's Education:
Southern New Hampshire University2016 – 2019Bachelor of Computer ScienceConcentration: Analytics, SEO and IT Security
Western Governors University2010 – 2012Bachelor of Computer ScienceConcentration: IT Security
Neil Powers's Interests & Activities:
I love Code, Solving Problems, Photography, Creative Software Modifications, Animatronics, CMS Solution Consulting and Riding Motorcycles. I also try to help charitable organizations with website needs as time warrants. I love analyzing problems and finding workarounds to solve client issues.