Victor Stoneman
Nav Filter

About My Awesome
CV

about

Welcome To My C.V.

Highly motivated, self-starter, seasoned Information Technology Professional with an entrepreneurial spirit. Over twenty three years of demonstrated ability to deliver mission-critical results, recommend, direct, oversee, implement & administer internal company & external client network infrastructures incorporating Microsoft technologies and best practice IT strategies. A proven ability to identify information system enhancements that improve business flow and support future business needs including website design, development, implementation & hosting.

My Awesome Story

Professional Experience

01.

Professional Experience

Over 25 years combined experience in the manufacturing, electronics, information technology and retail industries.Experience includes Director of Information Technology Services with Lemoine Hyland LLP, Technical / Hardware Support Specialist with Canada 3000 Airlines, Technical Analyst with MicroAge and Manulife, contract positions as a Network Technician in various high school locations with the Peel District School Board and multiple positions at The Document Company Xerox, from manufacturing to employee training.

Great insight into the entrepreneurial spirit was gained while venturing as owner operator of J.D. Orion Hound’s Pet Supplies an independent pet food retailer.This spirit is still very much alive, drawing on internet savvy to grow a web design and hosting service.

A diploma from triOS College of Information Technology was obtained for Web Design in April 2001 and a CIW (Certified Internet Webmasters) Associates degree, CIW Professional and CIW Master Designer designation. Completed the MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer) certification course at triOS Training Center in 1999. Additionally I hold an MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional) & MCNP (Microsoft Certified Network Professional) designation. Studied AutoCAD at Sheridan College in 1997 and hold a Trainer Certificate for Xerox Certification Training, Xerox Teamwork Award and Quality Improvement and Control Certification. Currently a triOS College Alumni Member, a member of TechRepublic and the HTML Writers Guild.

Skill Highlights

02.

Skill Highlights

In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Networking technology Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS, DHCP, NTFS Security
Software, hardware, and network support onsite, remote and over the phone

  • Website design & development
  • CIW Master Designer & Associates degree
  • Excellent communication & collaboration skills
  • Business acumen, high level management knowledge and professionalism
  • Small business IT development
  • Windows Server 2000 / 2003, Microsoft Office 2000 / 2010, Outlook 2000-2010 administration
  • Client and vendor account management Network infrastructure needs analysis, design, implementation and maintenance
  • Equipment sourcing & purchasing
  • Excellent knowledge of Terminal Services, Symantec Antivirus, Veritas Backup Exec, and Spyware/virus removal tools
  • Working knowledge of cat5 / cat6 cabling, 802.11 wireless, switching, routing, firewalling, NAT, port forwarding, TCP/IP, DNS, WINS, SMTP, FTP, POP3

Core Accomplishments

03.

Core Accomplishments

Engineered, rolled-out and supported complete LAN’s / WAN’s form the ground up including cabling, wireless, VPN’s, routers, switches, firewalls, security surveillance, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Active Directory, terminal services, remote desktop, tape & disk based backup solutions.

  • Conceptualize, design, develop, implement and host websites using WordPress, Dreamweaver, Adobe CS, MySQL, PHP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS3, DHTML
  • Established and managed IT partner relationships on a daily basis.
  • Managed & maintained multiple corporate client IT accounts within the Microsoft platform
  • Directed all functions related to information technology for internal and external customers.
  • Mentored, coached employees & clients on the application of software, hardware, websites & email.
  • Hands-on maintenance of PC’s, servers, and networks.
  • Directed, developed, designed & maintained all aspects of internal and external websites and email

Entreprenure - Owner / Principal

2012 – Current
05.

GTA Internet -Sudbury Website Design

Deliver a full range of Information Technology Services with a core focus on developing start-up business’s websites, providing hosting services and web presence strategies.

  • Website development with PHP programming language and MySQL databases
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) techniques and development tools
  • WordPress framework, Adobe CS, Adobe Photo Shop, Adobe Illustrator and DreamWeaver
  • Provide managed shared server or dedicated server website hosting in a datacenter environment.
  • Web presence mentoring incorporating low cost no cost marketing strategies through social media, email campaign, blog and paid advertising integration
  • Ongoing technical support for website hosting, email hosting and maintenance of the on-line presence
  • Prepare documentation for site configurations, modifications, and instructional reference
  • Train clients in the areas of backend administration, content updating, copy text entry posting, page & post creation, analytics reporting procedures, and periodic back-up procedures

Director of Information Technology

February 2001 – December 2011
04.

Lemoine Hyland Chartered Accountants LLP

Provide leadership and management to the Information Technology Services (ITS) department in its charge to recommend, provide, operate, and maintain computing and telecommunication facilities, equipment, and services that meet the needs of the administrative, educational, and research initiatives of Lemoine Hyland Chartered Accountants LLP and their IT clients.

Internal Client Account Support and Management

Responsible for all aspects of information technology management and control including employee and client training

  • budget preparation and management
  • recommendations for technical acquisitions in addition to development of guidelines standards and procedures
  • Direct, coordinate & assist in unit testing to verify the system functions satisfy business requirements
  • Direct & participate in the creation & review of technical designs & documentation
  • Prepare project plans that outline & detail expected resources, tasks and activities
  • Ensure backup, recovery and security procedures are set up and performed routinely
  • Evaluate software vendors and solutions
  • Recommend, install, maintain and support Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP Professional & Microsoft Windows 7 desktops / laptops, Astaro firewall router and Sonicwall VPN appliances, Cisco switches and Microsoft Server 2003 Standard and custom server hardware builds
  • Direct, train employees and clients to efficiently use Microsoft technologies
  • Time management and client invoicing

External Client Account Support and Management

Network Assessments

  • Recommend upgrades, equipment & peripherals
  • Plan network infrastructure including Active Directory design, Active Directory configuration & server backup
  • Document LAN, WAN and hosting environments
  • Ongoing technical support for LAN, WAN website and email hosting

Custom build server hardware and desktops - Prominent movie camera manufacturer

  • Install & configure D-Link wireless access points, Cisco switches, Cisco routers, Sonicwall firewalls, Sonicwall VPN appliances, Windows Server 2003 Standard, desktops & laptops
  • Install, upgrade & maintain internal applications, Microsoft Office 2000 – 2010, Act!, Symantec End Point Protection, Vipre Enterprise Antivirus AntiSpyware, Symantec Backup Exec & custom Access database

Coordinate order, configuration and delivery of HP Servers - International stretch plastic film manufacturer

  • Install & configure, Cisco switches, Cisco routers, Sonicwall firewalls, server, desktops & laptops
  • Install, upgrade & maintain Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Server 2003 Small Business, Microsoft Server 2003 Standard, Microsoft Terminal Services Server 2003, Microsoft Office 2000 – 2010, custom Microsoft File Maker order / shipping application, Symantec Endpoint Protection & Symantec Backup Exec
  • ABACUS accounting integration

Custom build server hardware - Custom light louvre manufacturer

  • Install & configure Cisco switches, Sonicwall router firewalls, Sonicwall VPN appliances, remote office setup, server, desktops & laptops
  • Install, upgrade & maintain internal applications, Microsoft Server 2003 Standard, Microsoft Terminal Services Server 2003, Microsoft Windows XP,
  • Microsoft Office 2007, Vipre Enterprise Antivirus, Symantec Backup Exec
  • Coordinate and assist with Microsoft CRM rollout
  • Train internal IT staff
  • Negotiate & fulfill technical support contract for LAN, WAN website and email hosting

Custom build server hardware - Private recreational yacht club

  • Install & configure Cisco switches, router firewalls, server, desktops & laptops
  • Install, upgrade & maintain internal applications, Microsoft Server 2000 Standard, Microsoft Terminal Services Server 2000, Microsoft Windows XP,
  • Microsoft Office 2000, Symantec Endpoint Protection, Symantec Backup Exec

Upgrade HP Server system components - Electrical and lighting supply company

  • Install & configure Cisco switches, cisco router firewalls, D-Link wireless access point, server, desktops & laptops
  • Install, upgrade & maintain internal applications, Microsoft Server 2003 Small Business, Microsoft Terminal Services Server 2003, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Office 2007, Vipre Enterprise Antivirus, Symantec Backup Exec
  • Coordinate support with POS system and Gate Card swipe card access vendor

Technical support for internal applications - Wireless and RFID Solutions provider

  • Windows 98, 2000 & XP, Microsoft Office 2000 & 2007
  • Technical support for LAN, WAN website and email hosting
  • Website design, development, implementation and integration with internal order system
  • Wireless and RFID Solutions provider

Custom build server hardware and desktops - Various small office home office

  • Install & configure D-Link & Meru wireless access points, Cisco switches, Cisco routers, Sonicwall firewalls, Sonicwall VPN appliances, server, desktops & laptops
  • Install, upgrade & maintain internal applications, Microsoft Office 2010, Act!, Symantec End Point Protection, Vipre Enterprise Antivirus AntiSpyware, Symantec Backup Exec
  • Assist with wireless network installations, Meru controller configuration, Cisco VLAN configuration, Astaro firewall configuration

Micro Age

July 1999 – Dec 1999
05.

Micro Age

  • Computer imaging
  • Computer installation
  • Technical Support

Entrepreneur Owner Operator

1997 – 1998
06.

JD Orion Hounds Pet Supplies

  • Business development
  • Marketing
  • Promotion & advertising
  • Retail Sales
  • Inventory orders
  • Stock replenishment
  • Quality control
  • Customer assistance & education
  • Pet nutrition & training consultant
  • Bookkeeping
  • Supplier sourcing and management

triOS College - Mississauga, ON

Completed 2006
02.

Microsoft Server 2003 Migration core component

  • Certification: Corporate training only
  • Description: Microsoft Server 2003 core component training for migration form Server 2000

triOS College - Mississauga, ON

Completed: 2001
02.

Web Designer

  • Study: Web Design
  • Certification: CIW Web Master
  • Description: Obtained CIW Master Web Designer certification & Associates degree

triOS College - Mississauga, ON

Completed: 1999
02.

Microsoft System Engineer

  • Study: Microsoft System Engineer
  • Certification: Microsoft Certified Professional
  • Description: Completed Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer course on NT Server 4.0 platform and A+ course
Download Brochure

Provided Services

1
  • Develop / User inerface
  • Photography / Flyers
  • Marketing / Research

01. Web Design

Sudburywebsitedesign.ca stands out as a leading web design company, providing innovative and tailored solutions to meet the diverse needs of businesses in Sudbury and beyond. With a commitment to excellence, this web design agency combines creativity, technical expertise, and a client-centric approach to deliver outstanding results

  • FREE Hosting with every web design project
  • Free administrative portal training
  • WordPress Websites
  • SSL Secure Website
  • 24/7 Customer Support
  • World-Class Data Center
  • Responsive Designs
2
  • Research / Develope
  • User inerface / Photography
  • Flyers / Marketing

02. Branding

In addition to aesthetics, Sudburywebsitedesign.ca leverages its technical expertise to ensure that the branding elements seamlessly integrate into the digital realm. The agency understands the dynamics of the online landscape and optimizes brand assets for a responsive and user-friendly experience across devices.

Sudburywebsitedesign.ca's branding abilities shine through its holistic approach, combining creativity, strategy, and technical prowess. Businesses partnering with Sudburywebsitedesign.ca can expect not only visually stunning brand assets but also a strategic foundation that strengthens their position in the digital market.

3
  • Flyers / Branding
  • Marketing / Develop
  • User inerface / Photography

03. UI/UX Design

Sudburywebsitedesign.ca excels in the realm of UI/UX design, seamlessly blending aesthetics with functionality to create a digital experience that is both visually appealing and user-friendly. With a keen understanding of the importance of first impressions in the online landscape, the team at Sudburywebsitedesign.ca demonstrates a mastery of UI design principles.

The user interface (UI) design capabilities of Sudburywebsitedesign.ca are marked by their commitment to clarity and simplicity. Navigating through their websites is an intuitive and enjoyable experience, thanks to thoughtfully crafted layouts, visually pleasing color schemes, and attention to detail. Each element is strategically placed, contributing to a cohesive and harmonious design that enhances user engagement.

Sudburywebsitedesign.ca's UI/UX design abilities set them apart as experts in crafting digital experiences that are both visually stunning and user-centric. Their commitment to excellence, attention to detail, and emphasis on user satisfaction make them a reliable choice for businesses seeking to establish a strong online presence.

Ready to order your project ?

My Skills and Abilities

A versatile and accomplished player in the realms of design, branding, Photoshop, photography, and ecommerce. Their holistic approach, coupled with a commitment to excellence, positions them as a go-to destination for businesses seeking top-tier digital solutions.

Design

Branding

Ecommerce

Photoshop

Photography