Business Service Experience

Neil Harman - Technology Services Consultant

 Neil Harman leads Technology Services strategy and delivery.  He has a broad background in technology, holds several patents, and has managed complex, global  information technology, software development and hardware projects using both onshore and offshore development teams; as an employee at Redifon UK, INCOTERM and Honeywell (developing  military, airline and banking solutions)  and for F1000 clients (Home Depot, McDonalds, Jack-in-the-Box, CDC,  Delta Airlines), startup / small businesses and individuals.   

Public Company Experience

ASK. Leader, Manufacturing Solutions and Support.  Managed information technology and technical support project managers and consultants for enterprise management MRP/ERP application. Managed worldwide technical support for the Unix application platforms ( IBM, HP, Digital)


Honeywell. Director, Global Product Innovation Engineering. Directed the worldwide product innovation engineering teams responsible for the design and development of banking automated teller machines and access devices for use in hostile environments, and airline ticketing and customer service machines. Received patents for Automated Teller Machines and high security access control devices.


INCOTERM, Director of Engineering and Global Support.  Designed and developed high availability banking systems and managed world-wide technical  support and installation of airline systems. 


Redifon, UK. Design Engineer.  Developed the missile weapons system simulation as part of a flight simulator for the Royal Navy Phantom F4k. Designed the hardware used to simulate an aircraft landing on an aircraft carrier at sea for the Royal Navy.

Individuals and Small Company Technology Services Experience

Computer support (software updates performance optimization, archive challenges, network optimization and more) for numerous individuals and very small businesses - to many to mention.


2Order.com (acquired by Primus). Director of Software Development, information technology,  data center, quality assurance and training groups. Startup company developed Sales Order Management, CRM and Sales Force Automation solutions. Also managed strategic relationships with major third party partners. Provided consulting services and product training services to the pre / post sales consultant teams. 


Greenmachine. VP Information Technology.  Managed complex information technology projects for clients and due diligence for VC investors.  Advised clients on technology issues and direction.  Designed and managed data center to host client applications. 


Rose Business Solutions. Practice Manager, Application Delivery and Support. P&L manager managing team of project managers and consultants responsible for the delivery and implementation of ERP/CRM solutions and  business Intelligence solutions for business clients in on-site and hosted (SaaS) environments.   


ByVideo. Director of Engineering, Manufacturing, Service and Support. Hired by  Silicon Valley entrepreneur Nolan Bushnell to join his startup and lead the effort to develop the first interactive laser disk based operating system. 


Cydrome. Director of Information technology, customer service,  training, operations data center, engineering services and documentation teams. Startup developing a UNIX based super computer.  Environments supported included supercomputer, UNIX, CAD systems, workstation and PCs. Created a PC based MRP system to support manufacturing custom configurations of a supercomputer.

Leadership Extra

U.S. Patents

U.S. Patents

U.S. Patents

Bistable Magnetic Badge Reader, 4338513, July 1982


Purge Control for Automatic Note Dispenser, 4319132, March 1982


Logic Control System for a Bistable Magnetic Badge Reading System, 4316083, Feb. 1982

Education

U.S. Patents

U.S. Patents

University of London - B.S. ME/EE

Personal Passions

Car he's built

And a car he's had forever

And a car he's rebuilt

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Neil loves to work on  cars of all shapes and makes.  This was his 1929 Ford Model A Street rod - now on display at a brewery in Virginia.

And a car he's rebuilt

And a car he's had forever

And a car he's rebuilt

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He rebuilt this one from a rusted wreck, and then numerous other cars.  Click here to see more cars he has rebuilt.

And a car he's had forever

And a car he's had forever

And a car he's had forever

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1981 Porsche 928 - his original baby

Boats and Fishing

Boats and Fishing

And a car he's had forever

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His current fishing boat - Fish'n Ships

Garden Railroads

Boats and Fishing

Garden Railroads

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One of many outdoor garden railroads he's designed

Dogs

Boats and Fishing

Garden Railroads

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Best buddy senior citizens - the  mutt and the Treeing Walker Coon Hound