Vice President, NOGGIN

I am responsible for running and growing the company’s first subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service, NOGGIN.

Report to the EVP of the department, oversee multiple agile teams, and align cross-functional disciplines.

Direct and coordinate multiple initiatives to support the service and platform including:

  • customer service
  • subscription
  • video encoding
  • video security
  • content management
  • interactive/graphic design
  • voice-over, animation, sound design
  • usability/beta testing
  • engineering, and quality assurance

Align cross functional teams including:

  • Marketing/Audience Development
  • Programming
  • Multiplatform licensing
  • Engineering, Product Development, User-Experience Design
  • Compliance
  • Research
  • Analytics & Data Science

Coordinate with teams in NY, LA, Canada, and Belarus

Director of Product Development, Nickelodeon Games

Responsible for shaping the casual games growth strategy and platform launches for Nickelodeon, Nick Jr and Addicting Games on web, mobile web, and iOS & Android platforms.


Liaised with multiple senior executives including SVP for digital department, VP of Games, Senior Director of Games Production, and supporting department like Sales, QA, Ads and Reporting. Lead an agile team responsible for games, high score system, multiplayer capability, HTML5 tech. Drove the expansion of gaming onto multiple platforms including- mobile and touch devices. 

Responsible for launching games in the Nickelodeon iOS app which won an Emmy 

Product Technical Lead, Parentsconnect.com

Served as the Engineering liaison for company’s parenting site, Parentsconnect.com. Achieved peak traffic patterns of 40 million+ monthly page views. Identify technical capabilities that can be leveraged in product development. Collaborate with the project leads to shape development strategy. Served as the technical coordinator between inter-departmental groups (50+ employees). Ads/reporting, SEO, Integrated Marketing, Research, consultants, vendors. 

Product/Component Roster:

  • Rich-media message boards
  • User profiles
  • Auth/registration
  • Permission/privacy schema
  • Social currency
  • Content Scheduler
  • SEO-initiatives


Front End Web Engineer, NickJr.com

Primary Responsibilities:
Evolved and maintained the website for Nickelodeon’s preschool brand, NickJr.com. Helped migrate the site and department to a template-based, database-driven platform. Moved from table-base layouts to a CSS framework. Wrote custom javascript code before migrating to pre-written libraries like Jquery.

 

Startup Co-Founder & Web Architect

Co-founded MobileTPS, a $1 million IT start-up, with former Goldman Sachs and Knight Trading Group executives. Created a web & cellular-based inventory management system to distribute prepaid cellular airtime to consumers.

Startup Milestones

  • Rolled out pilot programs in Colombia, Trinidad, and Venezuela
  • Managed team of 3 developers and liaised with overseas sales persons
  • Pitched to private investors and VCs

Global Equities E-Commerce Engineer

Managed the front-end web development team to build and maintain the company's 3 major websites: intranet, investor relations extranet, and NiteTrade, the company's b2b global equities e-commerce trading platform.

Highlights

  • Implemented a tiered permission system for junior and senior trading desk executives.
  • Oversaw the creation of over 30 individual financial widgets.
  • Achieved record of 32 million shares exchanged in single week within first 6 months of launch.