Daren Dhoray

Digital Anthropologist, Cyber Safety Evangelist, Social Media Entrepreneur

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
WEST INDIES

CURRENT: WEBMASTER AT UWI  View More
EDUCATION: MA CREATIVE DESIGN  View More

Personal Details

  • Birthday: 1978 March 25
  • Marital: Married
  • Nationality: Trinidadian
  • Skype: ddhoray
  • PHONE: 868-680-6480
  • EMAIL: daren@dhoray.com

ABOUT ME

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.

EXPERIENCE

FromApr 2004ToPresent

(15 YEARS & Counting)

UWIST AUGUSTINE

Webmaster

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.

FromSep 2003ToPresent

(16 YEARS and Counting)

Blue Chip TechnologiesSAN FERNANDO, TRINIDAD

Web Designer

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

FromSep 2010ToPresent

(9 YEARS and Counting)

CyberSafeTTTRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

Managing Director

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

FromSep 2000ToPresent

(14 YEARS and Counting)

TriniTuner.comTRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

Director

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.

FromSep 2000ToApril 2001

(7 MONTHS)

Institute of Tertiary TutorsTRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

Lecturer

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.

FromSep 1999ToApril 2004

(3 YEARS 6 MONTHS)

Florida Logic Corp.TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO / USA

Programmer

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.

EDUCATION

SKILLS & LANGUAGE

DESIGN
INNOVATION
STRATEGY
POLICY
CONTENT
CYBER SAFETY
E-COMMERCE
SOCIAL MEDIA

Languages

  • EnglishEnglish:Advanced
  • SpanishSpanish:Basic

PORTFOLIO


RECOMMENDATIONS

SAY HELLO