Business Development, Computer Software
Hi, I'm John Head. Welcome to my profile!
John Head's Bio:
John Head is a Chicago-based consultant and rainmaker. He currently works full-time with PSC Group LLC, where he has served in positions of increasing authority, and currently as Director of Enterprise Collaboration, since 2000. Throughout his career he has focused on the development and implementation of enterprise collaboration solutions. At PSC he served as the architect and team leader for many of the enTouch Frameworks which are PSC-proprietary, ready-to-use business templates. For this, and other work he has been recognized with IBM Lotus and IBM Beacon awards and is a regularly-featured speaker at Lotusphere
John Head's Experience:
Director of Enterprise Collaboration at PSC Group, LLCMay 2008
I spend my days helping companies implement enterprise collaboration solutions. This covers the collaboration technologies from Lotus and IBM, Microsoft, Google, and open source solutions. I work on the complete life cycle ... from the business development side to the project implementation and project management. I also help companies integrate these technologies, with a focus on reporting and productivity suite integration solutions. PSC Group is an information-technology and professional services consulting firm. At PSC, we match experienced people and the proper technology to create the best possible solution for specific business needs. We apply the latest technologies and strategies to create customized, innovative solutions to take our clients' business to the next level. We utilize IT as the strategic resource for business. Visit www.psclistens.com for more information.
Frameworks Manager at PSC Group, LLCJune 2004 - May 2008
I was the lead manager for PSC's enTouch frameworks such as enTouch.crm, enTouch.workflow & more. The frameworks are Lotus Notes & Domino applications that provide top tier functionality at a fraction of the cost of other products. The frameworks are provided free, so the customer's budget is focused on the integration and tailoring to their business instead of software licenses.
Technical Specialist at PSC Group, LLCDecember 2000 - June 2004
I was a consultant for PSC's Collaboration group focusing on Lotus Notes, Lotus Domino, Lotus Domino.Doc, and integration of Lotus with Microsoft technologies
Desktop Application Architect at Synergistics1999 - 2000
Created the Correspondence Engine for Prevail 4.6, Architect of the Prevail Application Control (PSC) for Prevail 5, which allowed desktop application integration with a Domino Web Application via web services and REST API's before they were part of the Domino product.
consultant at boom vang consulting1997 - 1999
Consultant providing custom application development for customers across the country on Lotus SmartSuite, Microsoft Office, Lotus Notes, Lotus Domino, and Lotus Domino.Doc. Helped Boom Vang with a Lotus Beacon Award for Rising Star. Lead Developer on Hard Copy Print Engine and Hard Copy Reporter.
consultant at Artron Products1992 - 1997
Launched and grew a new business unit around consulting around Lotus SmartSuite and Lotus Notes. Lead Architect and Developer around the first integration of Lotus Notes with other applications, including Lotus Ami Pro, Lotus Word Pro, Lotus 1-2-3, and Microsoft Office applications. Also: Engineer, Electrical Engineering, Security System Design,
John Head's Education:
University of Illinois2002 – 2004Bachelors
College of DuPage1993 – 1995No DegreeConcentration: Engineering
The University of New Mexico1992 – 1993No DegreeConcentration: Architecture
Wheaton Warrenville South High School1988 – 1992High School DiplomaConcentration: General
John Head's Interests & Activities:
Technology, Sales, Not for Profits, Politics