Saturday, June 9, 2012
John D Gessin | about John David Gessin
A skilled consultant in the Information Technology and Services industry, John Gessin has more than eight years of experience managing complex information systems. Living and working in the Greater Reno, Nevada area, John Gessin has worked extensively on tasks involving network engineering, overall project management, and multi-OS environment leadership. Mr. Gessin has also accomplished both local and remote personnel and asset management, directed management during periods of corporate change, and provided analysis for disaster recovery and contingency planning. Most recently, John Gessin served as a Network Administrator and Supervisor with Alere Medical Technologies, Inc. in Reno. Alere Medical Technologies specializes in the development of Internet and mobile device-based disease management programs. Mr. Gessin managed the administration and support of the company’s network and data center operations. His work included visits to off-site locations to supervise the installation of applications as well as OS upgrades and hardware changes. Along with completing a technology migration and 300-person move to a new office, John Gessin supervised five colleagues of the remote desktop support team. Prior to joining Alere, John Gessin worked as a System Analyst III and Volt Technical Consultant at Microsoft Licensing GP, also of Reno. In this capacity, he was involved in the design, development, testing, documentation, and implementation of the firm’s technology systems. Mr. Gessin supported and implemented multiple LAN and WAN systems. John Gessin is currently studying for a Masters of Information System Technology degree from the University of Reno. Previously, Mr. Gessin completed a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Political Science from St. John Fisher College in New York. He also completed Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) training in 2007.