- Birthday: 1978 March 25
- Marital: Married
- Nationality: Trinidadian
- Skype: ddhoray
- PHONE: 868-680-6480
- EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Daren has served The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus in the capacity of Webmaster since 2004. During this time, his contribution to the organization has included much more than web related technologies but also along the lines of Cyber Safety, IT Governance and Policy formation at the IT level. He continues to work closely with the University CIO, Campus IT Director and University Marketing & Communications Director on various Digital and Web related initiatives.
In 2015/2016 Daren had the privilege of serving as a Board Member of the Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago where he had oversight of the IT transformation project taking place at the council during that time.
Daren also serves as Director of Cyber Safe Trinidad and Tobago, a non-profit organization whose mission is to increase cyber safety awareness and social media etiquette among various stakeholder groups including but not limited to primary, secondary and tertiary institutions as well as various non-profit institutions.
Lastly, Daren serves on the Executive of the Naparima College Association of Past Students where he has held many responsibilities from regular member, to PRO. Daren is an alumni of the college and has been serving on the Executive since 2000.
(15 YEARS & Counting)UWIST AUGUSTINE
Primarily responsible for sta.uwi.edu and other related online presence for the St. Augustine Campus. Work with a regional team with colleagues in Mona, Jamaica and Cave Hill, Barbados on the web presence of The University of The West Indies. Technologies include Drupal, WordPress, Joomla, SharePoint, Adobe Contribute.
(16 YEARS and Counting)Blue Chip TechnologiesSAN FERNANDO, TRINIDAD
Lead web developer and social media consultant for Blue Chip Technologies (www.bluechiptt.com) Clients span over a wide range of industries from Oil & Gas, Education & Non-Profit, Construction & Private and Personal Blogs. http://www.bluechiptt.com
(9 YEARS and Counting)CyberSafeTTTRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
Volunteer Organization with a mission of educating on the proper use of social media and online etiquette. Primary stakeholders are educational institutions, followed by other non-profit organizations. Private and Commercial entities can hire services. http://www.cybersafett.com
(14 YEARS and Counting)TriniTuner.comTRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
Consulting role on Quality Assurance, Design and Strategic Initiatives. Past responsibilities included lead developer and forum administrator. Currently involved in strategic planning, brand growth and marketing and other promotional related activities.
(7 MONTHS)Institute of Tertiary TutorsTRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
Lecturer for BSc. Information Systems & Management, with responsibility for creation of course material, tutorials and course work based on course outline provided by the University of London.
(3 YEARS 6 MONTHS)Florida Logic Corp.TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO / USA
Programmer, Web Developer for Palm Computers, a local subsidiary of Florida Logic Corp. Responsibilities included programing on various platforms including UNIX, Palm OS and .NET Systems for U.S. based clients such as 1-800-FLOWERS, ABN AMRO, Bounty Fresh and Gemini Floral.
SKILLS & LANGUAGE
He has a passion for his chosen professional and this is communicated in the way he approaches his activities. His willingness to demonstrate new technology to anyone interested shows he can share knowledge, which is good team player skill.
I really appreciated the time Daren took to understand our business before recommending a solution. Even though he had just one meeting with us, he acted as if he was part of the business for years.