I’m currently the VP of Architecture, AI and Infrastructure for GetSwift- a last mile logistics company. I’m in Charge of multiple departments including Infrastructure, DevOps, AI development, Data Services and QA. I handle configuring cloud providers, monitoring, Infrastructure as Code, AI components, provisioning servers and networks in both hardware and software, on premise and cloud. I handle and train others in building servers and infrastructure, CI/CD pipelines, etc. I handle vendor negotiations and contract management. I create deployment procedures and processes. I’ve been managing multiple departments during acquisition of multiple companies and merging of their technologies and personnel.
I was an Enterprise Architect, working with companies to create integrated systems with the best of modem orchestration, DevOps, Cognitve, and IOT components. I designed and developed integration layers for multiple IOT interfaces. (Cognitive, Alexa, Google, IFTTT). Deployments with current patterns (Docker, etc). Experienced programming in many languages, recently mostly Node-Red and Java.
I am a US Army Combat Veteran. I perform analysis of and development of linked-data, semantics, ontologies and cognitive integrated systems.
I’m comfortable addressing the CXO level of corporations, as well as delivering extremely technical presentations.
Patents in Artificial Intelligence
The Ontology Group I founded on Linkedin over 12 years ago: