Tim Gavin

I Build Websites

My strength lies in 20+ years of online/web development experience, creative problem solving, good communication and sales skills, a strong design background and not being cranky in the morning. I'm here to help.

  • Tim Gavin
  • Las Vegas
  • timgavin.name

Employment

  • Freelance Developer2012 - Present

    Winning Technologies

    I'm currently designing and building custom Content Management Systems, e-commerce solutions and intricate template systems as a freelance developer/consultant for Winning Technologies, based out of St. Louis.

  • Lead Developer1999 - 2011

    G Interactive, Inc.

    Designed and developed dynamic and e-commerce web sites, brought in new clients and maintained relationships with existing clients, designed and built custom content management systems, maintained web servers, SEO consulting and online virtual reality photographic tours for clients including; Jackson Memorial Hospital, Harley Davidson, Universal Music, Sony Music, Bieler Bros. Records.

  • New Media Director1996 - 1999

    Network Productions Group

    Developed web, print, video and CD ROM media for clients including; Apple, IBM, Microsoft and Oracle.

    Developed accompanying websites and print campaigns for syndicated television programs; Technology Today, Business Technology Week, Center Point and Living Longer, which aired on WWOR and CNBC.

Education

  • 20+ years of on the job training1991 - Present

    I have over seventeen years experience in designing and building web sites and over twenty years of overall computer experience. My primary focus is on web applications and social sites — they're a lot of fun to build!

    I created tagChimp, a media meta tagging web service that allows thousands of Mac, PC and iPhone users to share movie, TV show and music video meta data using a community-contributed database via RESTful API. Currently, tagChimp has over 23,000 registered members, receives over 5 million requests per month* and has been mentioned in Macworld and MacLife magazines, the latter naming it a staff favorite.

    Specialties: Developing and maintaining customer relationships, sales, attention to detail, print design background, designing and building custom social applications and content management systems using PHP and MySQL, ShopSite certified.

    * According to CloudFlare analytics

Developer Skills

  • PHP/mySQL

  • Web Applications

  • RESTful APIs

  • E-Commerce

  • Custom CMS

  • HTML5/CSS3

  • jQuery

  • Problem Solving

Design Skills

  • Photoshop

  • Web design

  • Interface Design

Human Skills

  • Meeting Deadlines

  • Attenion to Deetale

  • Geek to Layman

  • Customer Service

  • Watching Movies

  • Playing Drums

  • Eating Sandwiches

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