Steven Stern – Professional Resume

Steven D. Stern

Information Technology That Creates Value
STRATEGIC – BUSINESS DRIVEN – HANDS-ON

email: steve@sterndata.com
voice: +1- 773-234-8196

SUMMARY

I build websites using on the WordPress platform. I build functional websites that YOU can manage yourself going forward. You also get the benefit of my background as an IT executive. I can advise you on software selection, hardware, SEO, email integration, and more. I’m not some kid new to this who will recommend the newest, shiniest thing; I’m an experienced IT professional who strives to understand your business needs. With my What A Great Website partners, we build beautiful, functional, and effective websites.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

WHAT A GREAT WEBSITE, 2014-present

Partner

What A Great Website builds marketing-driven websites that get visitors to linger and look around — great sites that convert visitors to customers.

STERN DATA SOLUTIONS, 2002-present

Consulting and support for small businesses, Strategic use of Information Technology, Virtual & Part-Time CIO/CTO Services, Website Development.

CCIM Institute, 2004-2009

Chief Technology Officer
The CCIM Institute is an association of commercial real estate professionals.

THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, Booth School of Business, 1995-2002

Executive Director of Computing Services (CIO)

JMB REALTY CORPORATION, Chicago, IL 1979-1995

Vice President, Information Services, 1988-1995
Manager of Computer Services, 1981-1988
Technical Writer, 1979-1981

EDUCATION

Ph.D., M.S. Experimental Psychology Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
B.A., Mathematics and Psychology Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa

Negotiation and Strategy, Management Accounting Executive Education at The University of Chicago Graduate School of Business

Introduction to Commercial Investment Real Estate Analysis, CI 101 – Financial Analysis for Commercial Investment Real Estate, CI 102- Market Analysis for Commercial Investment Real Estate CCIM Institute

COMMUNITY

Webmaster, South Lakeview Neighbors, 2009-present
Director, South Lakeview Neighbors, May 2013-present
President, South Lakeview Neighbors, May 2014-January, 2016

Board of Directors, Executive Network Group of Greater Chicago, 2003-200