Gerard Merritt

  

Course Director - Game Production Tools and Production Methodologies

Location: Orlando, Florida


Certifications

Certified Scrum Professional
Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

Gerard Merritt is a multifaceted, senior professional with over fifteen years of experience in technology; combines technical operations knowledge with business savvy to successfully develop and integrate technologies in software and manufacturing.  Knowledgeable in broad – ranging organizational needs such as Project Management, Operations, Quality, Manufacturing, Testing and Production.  Managed personnel sizes up to thirty (30).  From a financial aspect, controlled production line budgets of $30 Million USD and an entrepreneurial enterprise of $1.5 Million USD.  In the realm of Lean Six Sigma, implemented cost reduction and cost savings to a total of $1.2Million USD; five months ahead of schedule.   Reputation for being professional, organized, self-motivated, creative, disciplined, goal oriented and focused.  Possesses the ability to combine expert orchestration of resource management, project management, requirements analysis, document authoring and testing. Demonstrated a proven track record of maximizing resources, streamlining production and budgets while increasing profit and output margins. 

 

Team Leadership/Development · Process/Document Development · Financial/Budget Management · Project/Client Relationship Management

· Software/System Development & Management ·LEAN SIX Sigma Green Belt · Manufacturing Process Analysis/Benchmarking ·

Program/Department Management · Process/Business/Operational Analysis · Technology Implementation· Certified Scrum Master