Brian-ProfileBrian Holladay
1059 Beachview RD, Willoughby, OH, 44094
cell: 440-749-9271
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online resume: www.beachviewservices.com/brian-holladay

 

CAREER SUMARY

15+ year experience building web pages, updating web sites, and technical/content writing skills.

  • Web Design

    My first site design was in 1996 in preparation for taking over updates to gouldis.com (no longer active). I started out using Microsoft Frontpage as an editor until I learned HTML. I have maintained various sites for employers and clients since, including the Web Design Club that I started when persuing my BS in Web Development.

  • Photoshop
  • Responsive Web design
  • 16 Years Experience as Webmaster
  • Google Analytics Mastery
  • Content Writing with Targeted Keywords
  • Proficient with Microsoft: Word, Excel, Frontpage, Access, Skype, Outlook, Powerpoint
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Web Development

    I developed my first site in 1998 using HTML, Perl script, and MySQL for logins and to connect specific content with customers on the band management/marketing site BKHolladay.com(no longer active). The next sites I developed from scratch were around 2008 while attending college. I started developing php pages and began working more with Content management systems. I also began re-writing code to fit clients needs when needed.

  • HTML5
  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • Server Setup
  • File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
  • Technical Writing/Documentation
  • ISO 9000 Inspection Team
  • Metadata
  • Electrical Engineering Background
  • XML
 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Beachview Web Design LLC 2009 - present
Web Design/Developer Beachview Web Design LLC, 2009-present

  • Create dynamic websites for clients using Dreamweaver, Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator.
  • Custom write templates/themes using html and CSS.
  • Modify Joomla extensions using CSS, HTML, and PHP.
  • Setup and maintain Google Analytics for multiple clients with reports automatically set according to client’s needs.
  • Create, backup and restore MySQL databases for site transfers.
  • Work with registrars to transfer and setup new web sites.
  •  Help customers create website content with targeted keywords.
  • Use of keyword identification tools Google Adwords and Wordstream
  • On site Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for set up for clients using naming conventions, directory structures, and internal links.
  • Write content with targeted keywords

Co-Ax Technologies LLC 2005 - 2010Co-Ax Technologies
Turnkey Manager

  • Created Documentation for end users and manufacturing personnel
  • Created productivity tracking system for secondary plant using Microsoft Access
  • Member of Internal ISO 9000 internal audit team
  • Maintained private website for correlation of product needs with client
  • In charge of building Data Acquisition systems of previous employer


Gould Instrument Systems Inc. 1996 - 2004Gould INstrument Systems
Service Technician/Technical Support/Webmaster

  • Created tracking system using ACT! Database manager to track customer units, and simplify the process. System also provided the sales department with legacy customers when products reached the end the product life cycle.
  • Webmaster of Gould Instrument Systems site www.gouldis.com (no longer active)
  • Used historical product knowledge to lower call volume by writing and putting legacy product manuals on company site.
  • Provided legacy product owners a direct correlation of features and benefits of newer products to the older products they already owned

U.S. Navy 1992-1994 UNited States Navy
Operation Specialist
Commander Carrier Group 7 (USS Nimitz)

  • Created training excises for rate (job class) for battle group in port
  • Purchasing petty officer for division
  • Letter of Commendation received from Admiral for training system created and put in place

USS Sterrett

  • Tracked and maintained contacts in ships system
  • Letter of Commendation from ship’s Captain for distinguished service in preparation for propulsion tests.

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Willoughby Lakefront Business Association
  • Eastlake Alliance Helping Hands

EDUCATION

  • Lakekand Community College studies in Electrical Engineering 1996-1998
  • IADT online studies in Web Design and Development 2008-2012