Edward L. Reel
9723 Jersey Mill Rd NW
Pataskala, Ohio 43062
Phone: (614) 519-1282
Email: edreel@cgate.net

Career Goals

To be actively involved in a leading-edge, high-tech and growing company. The ideal position would enable me to utilize and enhance my current skills and acquire new skills in software application development.


Languages - Visual Basic/VBA, ASP, XML, XHTML/CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Perl, PHP, bash shell
Databases - SQL Server, Microsoft Access, MySQL, PostgreSQL and Oracle
Reporting Software - Crystal Reports, Microsoft Access Reports
Internet Software - Apache, IIS, Drupal, Joomla, WSDL, SOAP
Web Hosting Software - cPanel, WHM (Web Host Manager) and phpMyAdmin
Deployment Software - Visual Studio Installer, Wise Package Studio, WIX, Orca
Engineering Software - AutoCAD, Intergraph/Microstation, OrCAD, Visio

Professional Experience

Yootee Media, Inc. - Houston, TX Mar 2009 - Present
· Automated the installation of over 500 subdomains in a Drupal 6.x multisite configuration
· Administered sites using cPanel, WHM (Web Host Manager) and phpMyAdmin
· Optimized the configuration of Apache, PHP and MySQL for use with Drupal
· Installed and configured PEAR modules including apc, memcache and uploadprogress
· Developed custom modules and theme overrides for modified presentation
· Configured custom content types, permissions, blocks, views, taxonomy and menus
· Implemented SEO techniques including clean URLs with automated paths, meta tags and page redirects

Everest Technologies, Inc. - Worthington, OH Mar 2009 – July 2009
· Developed techcolumbus.org web site using Drupal 5.x
· Leveraged a myriad of modules including Ubercart, Simplenews, Organic groups, Workflow-ng, etc.
· Wrote custom modules for reports and administration functions
· Modified presentation using theme overrides, CSS and jQuery
· Setup membership roles and user permissions to limit content visibility
· Configured shell scripts and cron to email notifications for events and membership renewal
· Implemented Google Maps API to provide interactive incident maps
· Wrote custom MySQL queries to optimize efficiency and improve performance
· Setup PHP CLI scripts to run in cron and extract data from MySQL

Codesummit, LLC - Streetsboro, OH Mar 2008 – Feb 2009
· Drupal 5.x and 6.x web application developer utilizing LAMP stack technologies
· Setup web sites using hosting control panels (1and1.com, lunarpages.com and mosso.com)
· Managed email accounts, subdomains and virtual directories
· Installed and configured Drupal and various add-on modules including CiviCRM and Ubercart
· Extended Drupal modules for enhanced theme customization
· Leveraged Drupal custom theme overrides for menus and search results
· Developed PHP forms with validation and email attachment functionality
· Wrote screen scrape mashups to extract remote content for reports
· Customized CSS to adjust HTML element colors, sizes and other attributes
· Developed WSDL interface for SOAP/XML web services
· Learned OOP methods and development strategies
· Implemented Mootools JavaScript framework for accordian and other dynamic effects

Marsala Manufacturing - Columbus, OH May 2005 - Mar 2008
· Software Engineer for successful jewelry manufacturer
· Managed and supported the EDI process using Gentran for Windows
· Setup partner relationships, created maps and maintained compliance with vendors
· Developed Visual Basic applications to process orders and manage inventory
· Developed Microsoft Access applications to assist in accounting reconciliation
· Integrated complex Crystal Reports and Microsoft Access reporting
· Deployed msi packages using Visual Studio Installer
· Created and updated existing SQL Server stored procedures
· Used Microsoft Visual Source Safe to manage code and revisions
· Experienced heterogeneous SCO/Linux/Win2K server environment

Anu Resources Unlimited - Dublin, OH Feb 2005 - Apr 2005
Ashland Chemical -
Dublin, OH Feb 2005 - Apr 2005
· Application scripting using Wise Package Studio

PHP Solutions, LLC - Pataskala, OH Mar 2003 - Jan 2005
· Developed the company website (phpsol.com) with Drupal and various add-on modules.
· Setup, configured and administered the web software (Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP) on a Fedora system.
· Enhanced development skills with PHP/JavaScript user interfaces and MySQL database back-ends.
· Developed IT certification testing software
· Created grave site database lookup for the Milan Cemetery (

· Set up Joomla! site and configured theme and design (seedvessel.org).

Communigate Internet Solutions, Inc. - Newark, OH Dec 2000 - Feb 2003
· Setup, configured and administered the web server (IIS) on a Windows 2000 system.
· Developed classic ASP and SQL Server application to manage inventory.
· Created check log to track customer payments in PHP and MySQL.
· Wrote various bash shell scripts and Perl routines to monitor Portmaster usage and manipulate log files.

RHI Consulting - Columbus, OH Jul 1998 - Dec 2000
Children’s Hospital
- Columbus, OH Mar 1999 - May 1999 and Sep 2000 - Dec 2000
Bank One - Gahanna, OH Jun 1999 - Aug 2000
Victoria’s Secret Stores - Reynoldsburg, OH Oct 1998 - Feb 1999
· Supported full lifecycle application development projects involving Microsoft Access
· Developed Microsoft Access applications utilizing complex VBA modules and reports
· Wrote VBA modules to automate the publishing of web documents to the Intranet site
· Assisted the conversion of Microsoft Access database applications to the web utilizing classic ASP
· Wrote SQL Server stored procedures to be interfaced using Crystal Reports
· Suggested and implemented improvements in query optimization and automation methods
· Interfaced various back-end databases using ODBC and SQL pass-through queries
· Experienced Novell Netware, NT hybrid networking and non-profit business and accounting environments

Quick Solutions, Inc. - Columbus, OH Jan 1998 - Jun 1998
Greater Columbus Arts Council - Columbus, OH Jan 1998 - Mar 1998
· Performed data conversion from a DOS-based database to Microsoft Access
· Developed front-end forms to emulate screens from legacy system
· Normalized new database to reduce size and eliminate redundancies

CAP Gemini America - Columbus, OH Jul 1996 - Jan 1998
- Hillard, OH Jul 1996 - Oct 1996 and Feb 1997 - Jan 1998
Worthington Industries - Worthington, OH Nov 1996 - Jan 1997
· Developed distributed run-time database applications using the Microsoft Access Developer’s Toolkit
· Generated front-end data entry forms including on-line help
· Produced custom queries and reports for statistical analysis
· Interfaced Microsoft Access front-end forms with Oracle as the back-end database using ODBC
· Designed update routines to keep the reporting information current with the database back-end
· Developed drill-down reports for a shop floor reporting system
· Experienced NT client/server networking environment

ADB-Alnaco, Inc. - Gahanna, OH Sep 1992 - Jun 1996
· Developed CAD automation software to assist engineers and designers
· Produced front-end forms in DCL and control code in AutoLISP
· Interfaced Microsoft Access database tables with AutoCAD applications
· Experienced Novell Netware 3.12 environment


DeVry Institute of Technology Columbus, Ohio
Bachelor of Science, Electronics Engineering Technology
Graduated June, 1992 with a 3.81 GPA while working full-time


Freddy Lee

Project Manager

Yootee Media, Inc.

Houston, TX 77002

(512) 587-6847


Bob Malik

Vice President

Everest Technologies, Inc.

Worthington, OH 43085

(614) 436-3120 ext 240


Brad Vrudney

.NET Developer

Codesummit, LLC

Streetsboro, OH 44241

(330) 338-6925