New Target is pleased to announce the arrival of two new Technical Project Managers, Nicholas Polkowske and Patrick Geers.
Nick’s project management expertise is in designing, developing, and managing scalable applications for small business, nonprofit, corporate, and government clients. As a project manager, Nick leads the project from inception to completion by providing overall guidance and communication between our clients and project teams.
Nick’s experience encompasses both open source and proprietary technologies. He has worked on numerous enterprise-scale Drupal implementations, Cold Fusion applications, mid tier cloud based PHP systems, and multiple e-commerce and payment gateway solutions. In addition to his technical expertise, Nick has worked on strategic planning and development processes including social media and web marketing strategies, automated financial systems implementations, data mining and analysis, business intelligence applications, and industry based research methods.
Nick holds a B.S. from the University of Massachusetts. He is currently working towards the Charted Financial Analyst (CFA) and Charted Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designations.
Patrick specializes in Web 2.0 technologies, E-Commerce, and Web Engineering. As a project manager Patrick leads the project from inception to completion by providing overall guidance to and communication between our clients and project teams.
Prior to joining New Target, Patrick served as a Technical Manager/Programmer at Logic Method IT where he led efforts to develop an online controlling system for swimming pools and customization of different Content Management Systems such as Drupal, Joomla or blogging platforms like WordPress. He also served as a Project Manager at Basecom GmbH & Co. KG in Osnabrück, Germany where he led projects on online accounting systems and web site development.
Patrick earned is B.S. in Information Systems and his M.S. in Information Systems at the University of Osnabrück, Germany, where he is originally from. In his free time he enjoys playing soccer, hiking and biking.