R. D.

Project Manager

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AVAILABLE
Available March 2016. Available for Skype interviews on demand: rdolishny
Experience: 10 Years
Location: Toronto, ON

Overview

Champion of innovation and technology and the joy of experiencing both.

Digital Project Manager highly engaged in health care, IT, entertainment and education. Many years previous production experience as a 3D generalist, layout artist, video editor, compositor. Animated Virtual Reality Director. Podcast Producer.

He produces carefully designed interactive experiences for the web, Virtual Reality (VR), mobile and wearable devices for education, medical and legal markets. R. 's available for opportunities in the Greater Toronto Area and points east including Peterborough.

R. possesses a thorough working knowledge of requirement documents, wireframing, software development lifecycle, as well as waterfall and scrum project management. He has an understanding of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, MySQL and emerging technologies. There is no SEO/SEM challenge that he has not conquered. UX design, prototyping and testing.

R. has significant experience in engaging and leading highly distributed project teams, a very typical situation faced by middle managers these days. He is also an expert on a system called [you must be logged in to see this link] which incorporates online communication and collaboration tools that are in demand to promote collaboration and clear, documented communication in corporate teams.

Regardless of the technology, R. 's highly functioning teams tell stories that make people smile.

Skilled Project Management Professional and administrator of Teamwork Projects and Teamwork Desk. Extensive experience with Microsoft Office including Project, Word and Excel. Quick and accurate wireframing with Balsamiq. Agile software and web project management with Pivotal Tracker or Jira.

Earned a Certificate of Project Management from the University of Toronto.

Experience

goUconnect, Boston. Support Analyst. ardeeXYZ, Peterborough. Virtual Reality Animation Studio. Durham College, Oshawa. Instructor. Multi-Media Specialist. BlushDrop, Peterborough. Founder. DIY wedding video for internet-savvy couples. Pinepost Productions, Oshawa. Post Production Manager. FoundationLab.co, Boston. Project Administrator. CIS, Vancouver. 3D Layout / Generalist.

Agencies I've Worked For

Organic

Education / Qualifications

University of Toronto School of Business, Project Managment
Durham College, Adult Learning
Durham College, Web Application DevelopmentRyerson University, Media Arts

Skills

AnimationBalsamiqBasecamp
Master Production ScheduleMicrosoft ProjectProject management
VFX AnimationWebsite WireframingDigital Project Management
Agile

Awards

President, Toronto Animated Image SocietyMentor, Dreamcatcher Mentoring

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Andy Edwards

Project Manager

Feb 2nd 2016
It has been a pleasure getting to know and working with Rick. He is reliable, quick at problem solving and has a special skill set for organization. He led some organizational changes at our company that have been invaluable to our success. If your looking for a loyal go-getter, R. is your guy!
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Justin Vandergaast

Cameraman/DOP at Pine Post Productions

Feb 11th 2016
R. is the type of person who looks at the big picture. He knows how to bring people and resources together to get things done. His ability to think quickly and 'outside the box' under pressure is top notch!. I'd recommend him in a heart beat.
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