Brandon Rome

IT Generalist with 17 Years of Experience in Web, Design & Leadership Roles

hello@brandonrome.com
Gadsden, Alabama

โ€Experience

BPI Media Group

Prepress & Plateroom Manager

2019—present
  • Responsible for prepress, plateroom, and digital pressroom personnel & workflows
  • Built SOP to define production standards, unifying workflows and improving quality control
  • Assisted in print production work as needed
  • Automated proofing processes to reduce PDF proof turnaround time by 95%

IT Manager

2018—present
  • Managed IT budget and project planning including server room design and construction
  • Responsible for ~50 users, >100 devices, and a dozen Windows servers
  • Researched and evaluated technology solutions to improve operations
  • Launched continuous cybersecurity education program to improve employee safety, reducing phishing proclivity by 90%

Webmaster

2011—present
  • Developed & supported a web-to-print B2B SaaS
  • Developed, hosted & tracked landing pages for customer marketing campaigns
  • Automated print file generation and transportation from server to production RIP
  • Lead product demonstrations and consulted with customers towards continuous product development
  • Founding member of leadership team (2017)

IBEC, Inc.

Developer & Digital Media Coordinator

2006—2011
  • Designed branding marketing materials for web, print publications, and tradeshows
  • Developed Operation Support System to track & manage customer support tickets and work orders, including IVR integrations
  • Developed customer support portal with OSS ticket integration & billpay

Skills & Tools

Programming & Web

  • HTML5 & CSS3
  • PHP & MySQL
  • Javascript
  • UI design
  • UX & Accessibility
  • SEO

Design

  • Graphic Design
  • Print Production
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • InDesign

Sysadmin

  • User & Customer Support
  • Cybersecurity
  • PC Repair
  • Networking
  • Cabling

Management

  • Service Design
  • Process Improvement
  • Project Management
  • Documentation Management