2012 PortfolioDon Burnett’sPortfolio at a Glance..
Training and Support Manager1984 to 1992.Commodore brand hardware including8-bit and Commodore-AmigaWith Newtek Video Toaster hardware.Involved in sales and support ofbroadcast video computer hardwarestudio-in-a-box products for videoediting, titling, 3d and 2d animation.Assisted Commodore in testing oftheir operating systems from version1.0 to 3.0 of Amiga Operating System.
Columbia Cable of MichiganAnn Arbor and BrightonCustomer Service RepresentativeAdvertising Sales Technical AdminAdvertising scheduling and Insertion,TV Guide Channel, Information Channels,Public Service Announcement admin.
Multimedia assets administrator, responsiblefor asset prep and conversion, from Art to TitleEngineering & development.Assisted with WinToon APIs for MSI andMicrosoft with Michael Winser and Bill Wagner.Multimedia Developer Training instructor atMicrosoft Redmond Campus. Systemsadministrator, overseeing assetdevelopment for engineering operations.Developed prototype over-the-wanbased asset approval system over MicrosoftExchange server. Testing and approval ofCD-ROM video streaming with engineeringPersonnel.
Online TechnologiesCorporationNT Webmaster for large Ann Arbor,Michigan Web Hosting Firm. Hostedsites included:Car and Driver, First of America Bank
Website Manager and TechnicalDocument creator for Old KentBank DocumentationTools:Dreamweaver & Fireworks, Word andPowerPoint and Adobe PDF Creator
Webmaster:Daily updates, designer/developerAnn Arbor, Detroit, and ClevelandTools:Dreamweaver & FrontPage
Created website for Michigan-Based employment recruiter.Tools:Dreamweaver & Fireworks, ASP.NET
ASP.NET based website forTelecom industry recruiter.Tools:Dreamweaver & Fireworks, ASP.NET
Team Leader:Work Efficiency Portal forAuto IndustryTools:Dreamweaver & Fireworks, ASP.NETCo-developed LeanExperts.com web portal to help assist automotive and manufacturingorganizations in "lean" concepts and six sigmastyle operations. Worked from concept throughinitial development. Team Development leader.Responsibilities: hiring, development, and setting project goals and milestone evaluations.Product development went into beta as project lost outside investment as economy hit a rough patchand principles were forced to put project on indefinite hiatus.
Marketing WebmasterTools:ASP.NET, Flash, Dreamweaver,PhotoshopProduced Rich Internet MarketingApplicationfor telecommunication tradeshows, andmanaged content and created contentfor HarmonyCOM corporate website.CreatedFlash based content forcorporate marketingCampaigns.
IT SERVICES CompanyTools:Dreamweaver & Fireworks, ASP.NETContract software developer and consultant forPerodon.com IT infrastructure solutionsorganization.Visteon/DST SQL and web development andother IT consulting and development.
City of Birmingham WaterworksBirmingham, AlabamaTools:Dreamweaver & Fireworks
Windows Media Player StoreSmart Client Team Lead DeveloperBuilt Windows Media Player StoreApplication- Visual Studio 2005, ASP.NET
Click Once ApplicationTools:Expression Blend 1,0, Expression DesignClick-once install over the web WPFWindows Application. Integrated withWPF Blog Website.
Co-editor and content producer forMicrosofts website that introduced theworld to WPF and Silverlight technologies.Assisted Microsoft with the website andtraining for Microsofts Phizzpops DesignChallenge to advertising agenciesworldwide.
WPF Training for User ExperienceTeam at Practiceworks, LLC.Researched and createddesigner /developer workflowassessment for companyTools:Expression Blend, Microsoft WPF, andSketchflow.
Website Design & DeploymentTools:Expression Web, Silverlight, Flash andPHP. Implemented Google Maps,Directions. And Google Checkout forelectronic payments.Social Media Interface via Twitter,Facebook, And Friendfeed.
Website and Facebook AppDesigned and developed website forMichigan Recruiter. Including Facebook andSocial Networks interface to aggregatecontent to over fifty social networks.Applications: Expression Web, FacebookDeveloper, Twitter API, LinkedInk Friendfeed,RSS
Mobile Application DevelopmentAnd Training ServicesProvided training on WPF and Blend onMicrosofts behalf to Ford and University ofMichigan students as part of theAmerican Journey 2.0 project.Built Windows Phone 7 Mobile ApplicationIncluding support for Facebook, Twitter, RSSand Open Data Protocol. Also Netflix, NYTimes and others. Created Desktop (Mac &PC), Web (Silverlight, Facebook) , X-Box and autoversions of application, as well as embedded version.
Washtenaw Community College LifeLong Learningprogram instructor for Microsoft Expression Blendand Sketchflow with Windows PresentationFoundation. Instruction on Microsoft X-BOX KinectNatural User Interaction design and developmentwith OpenNI for kiosk development.Instructed student teams and created a Kinectenabled kiosk as a class project promotingWashtenaw Community College’s lifelong learningprogram. Used by the college to highlight theirprograms at promotional events.