John has an extensive and diverse Global background in Project Management including, IT, infrastructure, employment verifications, background screening, data mining, and the integration of hardware and software products.
“SiteREADY utilizes national recruiting efforts to bring top talent to our team,” said Jennifer Tetreault, Head of Project Management. “John is no exception, coming to us with over 25+ years of industry experience; he will indisputably be a great asset to our clients and employees.”
Before Joining SiteREADY, John relocated here from Akron, Ohio (tired of the snow & -4 degree winters) where he was a Sr. Project Manager / Team Lead for the PMO group at Acuative, a provider of installation, integration, and maintenance of voice, data, and security video equipment. During his years there, John was the main point of contact for the installation, conversion, and upgrade of Server Wide area Networks (SWAN), POS systems, wireless networks, and business class DSL connections for major accounts such as Kohl’s, AT&T, Motel 6, Learning Care Group, and Luxottica Sunglass Huts.
Prior to Acuative, John worked at FirstMerit Bank where he was contracted to lead the IT infrastructure migration for the Citizens Republic Bank acquisition. Responsibilities included:
• Vendor management
• Application/infrastructure readiness
• Deployment engineering
• Deployment planning and scheduling
• Pilot management
• Support services
• Risk mitigation
Overall, John brings a wealth of knowledge and hands on experience and we are extremely excited to welcome him to the SiteREADY team!