Hello and welcome to my
Interweblog. (Internet + Web + Log)

With a formal education in both software engineering and marketing, I am uniquely able to plan, build, and implement software solutions that will help grow your online business.

2014 - Present

Deedatum Inc.

IT Consultant & Owner, Hamilton ON

• Collaborated with clients to craft an effective marketing strategy, with a strong focus on social media.
• Provided WordPress software development, systems integration, and support.
• Assessed the viability of Apache Cordova for rapid development of mobile applications (iOS/Android).
• Built web dashboard and notification system for grocery delivery service (, integrating LemonStand and Onfleet

2012 - Present

Desalt Inc.

IT Consultant, Toronto ON

• Successfully negotiated the licensing of Desalt developed web services.
• Integrated Web Services (AWS) Cloud Services into PHP-based web applications.
• Designed custom web mapping applications using Google Maps API.
• Leveraged social media APIs, including Facebook Graph, to build, grow, and monetize web applications.
• Built PHP-based content management systems (CMS) with backend MySQL databases on Apache.

2009 - 2012

Postmedia Network Inc. (Canwest)

Senior Web Application Developer, Hamilton ON

• Led application prototyping and development using Node.js, PHP, Ruby on Rails.
• Spearheaded the creation and management of multiple open source projects hosted on GitHub (MIT Licensing).
• Developed WordPress plugins to connect with existing Postmedia systems and services.
• Added features into the C# based Postmedia CMS, including DART (DoubleClick) integration and TV Listings guide

2008 - 2009

McMaster University

Web Developer, Hamilton ON

• Developed the McMaster Student Exchange application system, using Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP.
• Collaborated with stakeholders to define prioritized project requirements, and ensure ease of use.
• Continuously tested application platform to ensure successful delivery.

2007 - 2007

Qualcomm Inc., MediaFLO USA

Computer Systems Analyst - Consultant, San Diego, California, USA

• Programmed JavaScript, including AJAX, features into the MediaFLO Intranet content management system.
• Constructed AT&T web administration interfaces with SQL, Java, and XSL built on Oracle, Maven, and Tomcat.
• Tracked project issues and feature requirements with JIRA.
• Managed developer tasks daily in a SCRUM environment.

2006 - 2007

University of Western Ontario

Web Application Developer, London ON

• Migrated the database from the University’s proprietary CMS to Joomla using VB .NET and MySQL.
• Developed and integrated search features into Joomla using PHP.
• Designed and produced a Google Gadget using Google Desktop API to promote multiple University RSS feeds.

2005 - 2005

Symcor Services Inc.

Technical Systems Analyst I, Mississauga ON

• Developed enterprise COBOL and C applications on IBM AS/390 Mainframe systems.
• Implemented cheque processing validation methods from bank supplied technical specifications.
• Collaborated in a team environment using Microsoft Office Suite (Project, SharePoint) to exchange documents.

2004 - 2005

Mohawk College of Applied Arts & Technology

Site Developer / Web Developer, Hamilton ON

• Created an XHTML 1.0 Strict front-end solution comprised of CSS and JavaScript.
• Developed an ASP-based content management system which incorporated Microsoft Access SQL built on IIS.
• Presented ideas, samples, and concepts regularly at Committee meetings.

2015 - 2016

University of Waterloo

Master of Business, Entrepreneurship & Technology (MBET) - Faculty of Engineering

• Expected Graduation 2016

2012 - 2014

Mohawk College of Applied Arts & Technology

Business - Marketing

• Honours Graduate with 88.85% Cumulative Average
• Only 4 Honours Graduates in Graduating Class of 82

2008 - 2011

McMaster University

Bachelor of Technology (BTech) - Computing and Information Technology

• 3.33 GPA

2010 - 2010

Debrecen Summer University

Intensive Hungarian Language Certificate

• High Honours – 12 ECTS Credits

2006 - 2007

University of Western Ontario

Bachelor of Engineering Science (BESc) - Software Engineering

• Completion of Year 1
• Discontinued BESc in favour of McMaster University BTech

2003 – 2006

Mohawk College of Applied Arts & Technology

Computer Science Technology - Software Engineering (Co-op)

• Honours Graduate with 90.01% Cumulative Average
• Dofasco Incorporated Award of Excellence (2004)
• McGraw-Hill Book Award (2004)
• Project Management for Information Technology (2005)

Ontario Colleges’ Marketing Competition

Ontario Colleges’ Marketing Competition

1st Place - 2013 - Quiz Bowl

Facebook HACK Toronto

Facebook HACK Toronto

1st Place - 2012

University of Western Ontario

University of Western Ontario

1st Place - 2007 - Film Competition









Sep 25th, 2012

Software Hamilton – Eventity Launches

Thanks Kevin for the excellent write-up! An app like this that highlights everything going on in Hamilton from all these sources at once isn’t just a great idea, it could be great for Hamilton too! – September 25, 2012

Sep 24th, 2012

Software Hamilton – DemoCampHamilton8 – DCH8

DemoCampHamilton8 Details When: Monday September 24th, 2012 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm. Where: The Arnie Student Pub @ Mohawk College – 135 Fennell Avenue West Demo 4 (@EventityCa) – “Social Discovery in your Community” – a web app designed to help discover what people are planning, doing, and recommending across the city. It provides a… read more

Jun 22nd, 2012

Facebook Fotos als Bildschirmschoner (Slideshow)

My Facebook Slideshow app received an international mention. Translated from German: “Sometimes it’s the little things that show how to use the Facebook platform itself. This also applies to the project slideshow, created from that Facebook photo screen savers and desktop backgrounds. Slideshow selects the images based on a like of clicks and comments. Ye… read more