PALMER K. STEVENS
3248 Woodside Ct
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48308
248-792-2288 Home
248-867-3581 Mobile

EXPERIENCE AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Advomas, Troy, Michigan, Chief Information Officer (2004 - Present) Wholly responsible for upgrading and building the firm's IT infrastructure as a two year project. Wrote new core business systems software that runs the company of 80 employees. Configured and managed the installation of 80 workstations, 5 Windows 2003 servers with MS Exchange, Active Directory, SQL Server, etc. Designed and built a new SQL Server database and ASP.NET software which stream-lined the production of 18,000 claims packets per year.  Designed, integrated and built a document imaging and archiving system which handles one million documents per year. Built the public website where clients can retrieve their various HIPAA compliant reports.

Electronic Data Systems, Troy, Michigan, Advanced Manufacturing Systems Engineer (1990 - 2004) Worked as a manufacturing consultant, systems implementation specialist and simulationist with EDS' Manufacturing Consulting & Implementation Services group for nine years. Below is a partial list of projects and clients, which have included many General Motors facilities:

R.W. Beck & Associates, Orlando, Florida, Engineer (1986 - 1990) Provided research, analysis and data integration as a team member in numerous consulting engagements including: Organized and automated data into business models and demand forecasts and reports. Setup linear programs for the optimization of electrical power contracts.

Blanchard & Co., New Orleans, Louisiana Operations Research Analyst (1980-1986) Responsible for analyzing the success of sales promotions and providing econometric research material for the investment analysts.

Flint School aboard tall ships TeVega and TeQuest, Engine Room Bo'sun (1976-1980) Maintained and operated the engine room, machinery and equipment for two former U.S. Coast Guard class B tall ships

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