Currently own and operate a HobbyTown USA franchise in Chico California. This has been less than profitable.
Owned and Operated an NAPA auto parts franchise in Greenville California, from June of 2004-August 2005. Business partners alcoholism caused me to ask him to buy me out
Web Developer (Contractor) June-Dec 2000
3Com, Santa Clara, CA October-December
I edited, updated, and created new web pages to maintain their web site. Created and modified graphics as well. In editing I corrected spelling and grammar, changed graphics and rearranged complex tables. Working at 3Com was a typical corporate setting where all web development was a collaborative effort between content owners, developers, and quality control.
Auguri, San Carlos, CA September-October
I created and modified graphics to clean up their GUI. Worked with their designers on their logo and button images to speed download time and improve appearance. I also populated an SQL database to allow for preliminary software testing.
Various small projects June-September
Scientific Glassblower Mar 1978- April 99
In the 22 years I spent in this trade I rose from trainee to lead fabricator. I was proficient at every aspect of the trade. Glass fabrication, Chemical Technician, Quality Assurance, Shipping and Receiving, I did it all. One Company, Stanford Glassblowing, I developed their advertising campaign, wrote their state mandated code of “safe work practices”, I gathered and organized their Material Safety Data Sheets to comply with right to know laws. Developed their mil-spec quality assurance program with support documentation.
While working for Lawrence Berkley Labs I learned the use of Field Geiger counters and the safe handling of cryogenic
Some College, Seminares on Safety, Haz Mat, Web Design
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