PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Expertise

I offer Management Consulting services and expert at teaching enterpreneurhsip for startups and growing companies

  • Project Management
  • Business Development
  • Business Management

Core Competencies

  • Visionary Leadership
  • Mentoring and Coaching

Target Business:

  • Satrtups, Media companies, marketing and advertising agencies in greater Los Angeles area

MarpaSoft LLC , Los Angeles, CA

Information Technology and Services Industry
02/09 - Present
CEO and Managing Director


ShareNow, Beverly Hills, CA

Social Networking Start Up
Project and Product Manager

Project Management 02/01/08 - 10/14/09

  • Oversee SDLC making sure that each phase of development is delivered on schedule and with high quality results. Lead IT recruiting activities; counted hours and overtime for IT team.
  • Elicit requirements using interviews, surveys and workflow analysis. Evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, distinguish user requests from underlying true needs, and distinguish solution ideas from requirements
  • Drive project requirements, priorities and deadlines, manage resources, coordinate cross-functional teams and manage on-time implementation

Product Management

  • Analyze description of features, functions and benefits of products. Evaluate, recommend and implement product enhancements and new product concepts based on market demand, sales abilities, and operational feasibility
  • Develop product from strategic planning to implementation to post-launch analysis based on strategic priorities, industry experience, idea generation, site and marketplace research.
  • Analyze every aspect of the user experience, putting users' needs and expectations first in the definition of requirements. Cultivate and constantly improve user experience. Create usability surveys.
  • Optimize and analyze product performance. Facilitate site acquisition and build networking communities; participate in development and implementation of grass roots and traditional marketing plans.

LisaConsulting.com, Los Angeles, CA

Management Consulting
05/02 - 02/08
Business Manager

Perform quantitative and qualitative analysis of customers business. Analyze operational review; conduct employee interviews and questionnaires.

LRN, Angeles, CA

E-Learning industry
09/06 - 02/07
Project Manager

Planed, deployed, and managed successful web-based legal and ethics training solutions for several Global 1000 companies. As a product manager for building Knowledge management, created product vision. Was hired by Managing Director, Rick Vita.

  • Analyzed description of features, functions and benefits of products. Evaluated and recommended product enhancements based on market demand, sales abilities, and operational feasibility.
  • Researched on improvements of education solutions to reinforce corporate culture and integrity.

International Educational Project, Scotland and Ukraine

Education Management Industry
02/98 - 01/02
Project Manager

Managed the project of $550K supervising 30 members of academic staff. Successfully exceeded department expectations in achieving project milestones, resulting in significant time (50%) and cost savings (est. $40K savings).

EnergoFinTrust, Investment and Stock Company, Kharkov , Ukraine

Management Consulting Industry
04/97 - 04/02
Managing Director of Energy Stock Sales and Foreign Investments

Developed and directed joint venture start-ups. Analyzed financial data on Ukrainian Energy Market and wrote business plans and grand proposals..