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Bruce Brown has created innovative strategies for business leaders in all aspects of business ventures for over 35 years.
His professional life has been spent assisting business leaders in the creation and maturing of their entrepreneurial ventures.
When he worked as a young attorney he structured and negotiated the financing of many projects. Even at that time, he didn't merely provide legal solutions; he materially participated in entrepreneurial aspects of developing his client businesses either as a principal or an advisor. Since he has stopped practicing, he has supervised the hiring and provision of the best legal experts in their fields, providing a project management contact point during the legal processes.
After leaving the practice of law, he operated as president and training program developer of a respected and novel multi-campus information technology training firm which was Geek Squad's preferred source of employees during the early days of that organization. While living in Mexico, he was the administrative leader of a rapidly growing non-profit organization subject to its internationally known leader. He now assists in leading the development of a original online fundraising concept which allows for businesses to sponsor raising funds for those in need.
Bruce's experience has related to the creative engineering of organizational, educational and technology strategies; leading organizational, educational and technological problem solving; revising organizational structures for small organizations up to international non-profits; discerning trends of all sorts; and leading development or revision of company service offerings. He has also often been involved in the day-to-day activities of running a growing business.
He has worked leading the development, revision, and implementation of many CMS-based sites, primarly adapting the CMS using substantial custom code. He has substantial experience with projects which use ExpressionEngine or WordPress. He has led development of numerous internet-based businesses, including a longstanding legal forms provision website and a respected homeschool products site. Each of these used custom HTML/CSS and php code. He currently is interested in CraftCMS, and Umbraco for more advanced projects. He has the ability to understand the code being used and has created his own designs with HTML/CSS and created and edited code related to site functions.
For over three decades, Bruce has caused and led the maturing of infrastructure for many companies, taking advantage of his numerous hardware and network server certifications. He is unique in his ability to comprehend and lead changes in infrastructure and software development. For example, he led the maturing of Windows Server Networking technologies for Airbox Express, a major international package delivery company located in the nation of Panama -- including interviewing, hiring and training their new network administrator. He is currently taking full advantage of this background to lead the product development of Raise It Fast for Lighthouse Vision, LLC.
Bruce also has experience developing skills training models. He was also was asked to and did meet with leaders in industry technology training, which included the department training leader heads for Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, the Vice President of Red Hat and Dr. Amir Elahi to jointly consider renovations to corporate training related to technology-related careers.
Bruce has suffered from an autoimmune disease and related health effects which have forced him to takes breaks in his professional life. During these times, he has enjoyed mentoring leaders of start-up operations and has volunteered in assisting leaders of non-profit humanitarian efforts in Panama and Mexico.
Academics: J.D., University of San Diego School of Law (but is not currently actively licensed to practice law in any jurisdiction.)
Technical Certifications: Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer+Internet; CompTIA A+ and Network+.