June/88-May/95: Newport Systems Solutions, Inc. (Bought by CISCO Systems, Inc.)
Co-founder; Chief Financial Officer (88-92); Senior Systems Analyst
Developed Wide Area Networking (WAN) routers for Novell Networks.
April/81-June/88: The Protocol Team, Inc. (became Newport Systems Solutions)
Co-founder and Chief Financial Officer. Senior Systems Analyst responsible for working on customer consulting contracts for data communications programs, including AT&T, AMDAHL Security Pacific Bank, and Doelz Networks.
July/74-April/81: Control Data Corporation (CDC)
Unit manager of special data communications projects. Managed 13 programmers and developed terminal control programs for CDC’s front-end processors.
July/69-July/74: Rockwell International – Collins Radio Group
Systems Analyst for store-n-forward message switching systems. Developed real time operating systems code, optimized disk control program and terminal control programs.
Jan/64-Sept/67: Bank of America – Data processing department – L.A.
Started as a check sorter operator and moved up to shift supervisor in charge of swing shift check sorter operations and assistant swing shift computer operator.