Michael Barrera is a proven technology executive with an impressive track record of creating and delivering complicated technological solutions as well as the organizations to sell, support and maintain them on a global level. He has been on the leading edge of innovation for the last 20 years and has collaborated on projects with some of the industries largest companies like Microsoft and IBM. He began his career working for the US Department of Commerce in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) where he helped develop leading edge environmental monitoring applications still in use today. Subsequently, he worked as a consultant in the cruise line industry, bringing some of the first client server, PC based applications to this industry.
In 1994, he joined the start up, Ultimate Software Group (NASDAQ: ULTI) as one of their initial employees. Michael Barrera was instrumental in the architecture, management, and development of Ultimate Software’s new Windows based software platform. He was also involved with the executive team at various stages during the company’s Initial Public Offering. Michael Barrera was promoted to the position of Vice President of IT/CIO shortly after the IPO, managing a large nation wide operation.
With the advent of commerce over the Internet in the late 1990’s, Michael was involved in many international travel related business ventures, serving in executive and management capacities. Most recently, he is directly involved in overseeing the creation of the technology and operating businesses in India and the U.S. with commercial operations in the Middle East, China, Africa and Latin America. Mr. Barrera utilizes his unique comprehensive grasp of business acumen and information technology, with a proven track record of global business development in the information technology space to expand into new markets and gain market leadership. He is currently involved in delivering business solutions for some of the world’s largest e-commerce initiatives.
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