Over 25 years of progressive experience managing functions, projects, departments and budgets ? Visionary Senior IT Director using technology to enable the business to do what they do even better. ? Extensive experience in major projects, including data center consolidations, storage and infrastructure upgrades, software refresh, major systems application release, internalization of disaster recovery ? Directed IT technical and infrastructure areas, including service desk, network operations center, data center operations, facilities management, voice/PBX, change and problem management, data and mobile communications ? Management of outsourced services providers ? Strategic vendors relationship management for all areas of information technology including hardware, software, telecommunications and services ? Effectively managed the change and problem management areas, created and updated policies and procedures, oversaw various regulatory and industry audits and assessments ? Performs management with sense of urgency, dependability, and integrity, making the correct decision at a critical juncture in a crisis or critical situation in a timely manner ? Strong communication and interpersonal skills with an outgoing personality, team building and leadership skills that lend themselves to significant interaction within the organizational hierarchy ? Successfully completed Advanced Negotiation Training and Skills, resulting in high levels of vendor service and responsiveness and cost savings ? Build, enhance, and motivate a high performing IT and infrastructure team

Specialties: Infrastructure Management & Strategic Planning, Financial Management and Budgeting, Process Improvement, 7×24 Data Center Operations, Voice, Data, and Mobile Communications, Vendor Relationship Management, Business Continuity, Strategic Sourcing and Procurement, Facilities Services, Service Desk, Help Desk, Project Management, VMware, HP NonStop, PBX systems, , Nimble Storage, Cisco 

Brian Mecca
VP of IT Infrastructure
Taylored Fulfillment Services