Business Experience

2016-04-27An experienced journalist and writer.

Business intelligence blogger from 2015 to present.

Senior writer at Federal Computer Week (FCW.com) from 2005 to 2013.

More than 1,000 daily articles and feature stories on government information technology policy and how the policies affect agency executive leaders, including:

  • Enterprise architecture
  • Chief Information Officers
  • Profiles of government innovators
  • Federal procurement policies
  • Small business
  • Congressional legislation
  • Trends and changes in federal IT

Regular contributor to Washington Technology magazine.

More than 500 articles on government IT procurement policy and the effects on companies in the federal marketplace, including:

  • Profiles of leading companies
  • Quarterly financial reports
  • Federal procurement policies affecting contractors
  • Small business contracting issues
  • Contract awards
  • Trends in the B2G marketplace

Contributed to the Washington Post.

Covered the White House, Office of Management and Budget, the General Services Administration, Small Business Administration, Defense Department acquisition policy and Congress.

The reporting was not typical surface news writing. It demanded both an in-depth knowledge of the technicalities of IT policies and an overarching understanding of policies that drive the changes. He would find the underlying causes and analyzed future effects that policies and actions would cause.

He also expanded his readership to include live audiences. He added hands-on experience of developing conference content. Like news reports, he gave conference attendees superior content. His intent was to give them a new perspective on issues and real-life takeaways for the office.

Instrumental in planning:

  • Enterprise Architecture 2013 conference
  • Government IT Forum 2013 conference

He regularly hosted and moderated online webinars on government IT and federal acquisition.

In addition, he is an experienced real estate photographer. He has worked with Realtors to increase client interest in properties and improve their sales. As a Federal Aviation Administration-certified Remote Pilot for Unmanned Aerial Systems, he uses drones in his real estate photography to give unique perspectives on properties through photography and video.