Geoffrey W. Marshall

Aug 1989-present Steely Development
Oakland, CA- Founder

Years and years of providing complete computing solutions and IT support, now specializing in web-enabled database applications.
Have built systems on Unix/Linux, Windows (NT), MacOs and MPE/iX platforms.
Programming in many languages including Java, C, C++, Perl and BASIC using PHP, JSP, Image/SQL dbms, Oracle, MySQL and others.
Requirements definition, design, programming, documentation, training and support for all systems.
Some projects include: Database publishing directly to Quark Xpress and HTML, payroll system with direct ACH clearinghouse links, on-line data capture and real-tiem analysis, seminar registration, order entry, invoicing, work-in-progress and financial analysis.
Other programming environments include: HP TRANSACT, Speedware 4GL & Autobahn, ACI 4th Dimension, and AppleScript.
Aug 2000-Nov 2001 Terrascope
San Fransicso, CA- Director of Development

Managed technical, business, and infrastructure development of firm.
Worked with Director of Technology to create next-generation software products.
Lead vision and programmer on Terrascope's ASP offering ScriptMatic, written in JSP with direct credit card authorization.
Lead back-end programmer on web-enabled database application development contracts.
Jan 1995-Oct 1996 Miller-Freeman Entertainment Group Ltd.
San Francisco, CA- Director, Information Services

Managed entire IS operation at Miller-Freeman's leading weekly radio trade magazine, Gavin.
Responsible for IS vision, budget, purchasing and personnel. Supervised all aspects of desk-top publishing environment.
Designed, implemented, documented and trained staff on numerous in-house applications, including: employee time clock, subscription billing system with deferred liability reports, music research system for creating music charts, proprietary dial-in information service for Gavin customers, created WWW site and developed fax broadcast business.
Most systems used HP 3000 platform with Speedware 4GL using Turbo IMAGE/SQL. Also, Apple Macintosh programming in ACI 4th Dimension, AppleScript, HyperTalk.
May 1986-Aug 1989 Litton Industrial Automation, Integrated Automation Division
Alameda, CA - Project Manager.

Designed, led programming team, oversaw testing and documentation and acted as customer liaison for factory and warehouse automation systems.
Some projects included:Shop-floor flexible manufacturing system for computer assembly. Used bar code confirmation of workstation activity to route custom-built computers on the shop floor. Interfaced to conveyor control hardware and provided interactive workstation instructions. Warehouse business system for warehouse order processing and inventory control Used hand-held bar code readers for order confirmation and worker command & control. Interfaced to conveyor hardware.
Programmed HP 3000 in HP TRANSACT using Turbo IMAGE, HP 9000 in C, Hand Held Products' Micro Wand in BASIC.
Dec 1983-May 1986 Abacus, Inc.
San Francisco, CA - Senior Programmer/Analyst

Contract maintenance programming on various custom software system.
Figured change estimates and provided solutions within stated budget.
Led programming and documentation of large payroll system. Transformed in-house timeshare billing system into package software and provided sales assist
Jun 1980-Sep 1981 Barton and Associates
Santa Monica, CA - Programmer

Worked with Tektronix Plot 10 software and HP9865B computers in BASIC.
Wrote BASIC to BASIC compiler to port large software system between different versions of BASIC.
Extended graphics-based software project management system.