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Certified Flight Instructor, Web Developer, family man.

Profile Summary:
Flight Instructor Melbourne, FL
Web Development and Graphic Designe Melbourne, FL
More About Me
Flying, Teaching, Reading, Exercise, Martial Arts, Movies, Travel
Work Experience:
Eddie Simons
1395 Caribbean Drive
Melbourne, FL 32935
Cell Phone (407) 417-3849


1/01/09 – Present Tidal Wave Web Development, Melbourne, FL
· Manager / Owner / Web Developer
· Established numerous dedicated customer relationships

9/01/07 – 1/01/09 Flight Safety Academy, Vero Beach, FL
· Full time flight school training to obtain flight instructor rating
· Utilized marketing and web development experience to assist the Marketing Department

7/01/02 – 8/22/07 Manager of Driver Resources, USA Truck Inc., Van Buren, AR
· Guided, motivated, and directed 2 departments consisting of 25 employees
· Developed marketing strategies that resulted in an increase of over 1200 applications
· Developed and negotiated a contract with Houston Community College to train student truck drivers that increased hires by 20 per month at a significantly lower cost than existing contract schools
· Instructed and oriented over 2500 new driver employees in Orientation
· Assisted with a campaign to reduce turnover, resulting in a 50% turnover reduction annually
· Provided regular and ongoing strategic counsel to senior management
· Directed the successful startup of a new Driver Orientation location in SC
· Approved all driver hiring decisions for the human resources department
· Directed the Quality ISO 9001: 2000 process for HR
· Planned and implemented hiring strategies that exceeded goals of 200 student hires monthly
· Developed new forms and processes that resulted in cost savings of over $16,000 annually
· Established new accounts with contract vendors that resulted in savings of over $6,000.00 annually

1/19/94– 7/27/01 Military Police Supervisor / Satellite Communication Specialist, U.S. Army
· Conducted airborne operations as an elite paratrooper
· Supervised diverse military units

Webster University, MBA, (pending completion of 3 more courses)
John Brown University, B.S. in Organizational Mana
Webster University, MBA, (pending completion of 3 more courses)
John Brown University, B.S. in Organizational Management, May 2006
Organizations / Affilations:
Eddie Simons is located in Melbourne, FL and has the following skills: Flight Instructor, Web Development and Graphic Designe
Training, Internet / Web
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My Skills

Flight Instructor

Category: Training
Your plane or mine, let me show you the beauty of flight. I can assist you with obtaining your pilot licenses, flight reviews, airplane checkouts, safety pilot etc.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Commercial Pilot, Certified Flight Instructor trained by Flight Safety International.
Years Experience: 3

Web Development and Graphic Designe

Category: Internet / Web
Full service web development and graphic design at unheard of prices with personal service from a small operator.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Web Developer, Graphic Designer with portfolio and customer references.
Years Experience: 5