Johnny Dean, PMP (Career)

I’ve been fortunate to have worked on innovative projects (300+ projects, 700+ websites), develop industry-leading ecommerce storefronts, create new products, and CEO/Founder of a technology startup (acquired by NBC). Mostly, I’ve had the great pleasure to work with collaborative clients, amazing talent/teams. My career passion is producing personalized and high-quality online user experiences. Download Resume

Career Highlights

  • 24 Year Career in Web Development, Enterprise Ecommerce, Marketing & UX.
  • Corporate Executive, Agency Executive, Startup CEO/Founder, SMB Strategist, Sports Coach, Professional Athlete (pro surfer).
  • Startup CEO/ Founder – SocialSimple (acquired by NBC, 2010).
    • Technology ecommerce startup, SaaS targeted marketing (via social graph algorithms).
  • Experienced CTO (on several Startup Advisory Boards).
  • Certified PMP (Project Management Professional, 2009).
    • Worked on/managed 300+ projects, 700+ websites.
  • Award-winning Ecommerce Engineer.
    • Miva Merchant:,, Microsoft, Dell, Honeywell, Nautica, Taylor Swift.
  • Proven Leadership: Managed Web Developers, Designers, Marketers, QA.
    • Managed onsite and offshore teams, both small to large (70+).
  • Above all, loving Father.

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Professional Testimonials

  • “demonstrates that you and I, the end users, are his ​number one priority​” – Colleen M., Production Manager (Colleague)
  • “technically very savvy but also has a ​strong business sense​, a terrific combination”– Britt S., CEO (Recruiter)
  • He could ​synthesize an entire web architecture​ almost intuitively” – Greg W., Product Director (Colleague)
  • “tremendous asset in ​strategic leadership​ and technological vision” – Anthony L., Chief Technology Officer (Supervisor)
  • “H​e’s a visionary​ who turns complicated and mundane into inspiring and simple – Marzena K., Creative Director (Business Vendor)