Darrin Dronen PMP

Program Manager at Hewlett-Packard

Austin, Texas Area
Information Technology and Services

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Darrin Dronen PMP's Overview

  • Senior IT Program / Project Manager at NextGen Healthcare Information Systems
  • IT Senior Program / Portfolio Manager at Dell
  • Program Manager – New Dell Business Model & Sales Transformation at Dell

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Darrin Dronen PMP's Summary

Professional Objective - To develop and drive complex program initiatives through to successful delivery by leveraging more than 17 years of leadership, Project Managment Office (PMO), program manager experience; process improvement skills, and coaching / mentoring skills.

My Preferred Functions
- PMO Manager
- Portfolio Manager
- Program Manager
- Senior Project Manager

I am a results oriented certified project manager who has been complimented for my ability to drive projects to success, creatively remove roadblocks, and develop team members.

I have managed cross-functional teams, complex software/hardware/services projects, vendors, and call centers. I have more than 12 years of experience in hardware product development lifecycle, software development lifecyle in both Healthcare and High Tech industries. I have more that 7 years leading teams, improving operational development/delivery processes (Six Sigma), and coaching / mentoring.

Specialties: Project Management Office (PMO)
-Creation of 2 PMOs from the ground up
-Standaridation of process, deliverables & reporting

-Leading global teams
-Developing key talent
-Coaching and mentoring

Portfolio / Program / Project Manager
-Product & Software development life cycle / Agile
-Setting priorities
-Implementing goals
-Process improvement (Six Sigma)
-Vendor Management
-Initiating / planning / execution
-Risk management
-Cross-functional organizations
-Hardware and software development

Darrin Dronen PMP's Experience

Program Manager


August 2014Present (2 months) Austin TX

Senior IT Program / Project Manager

NextGen Healthcare Information Systems

August 2013August 2014 (1 year 1 month) Austin, Texas Area

IT Senior Program / Portfolio Manager


January 2013August 2013 (8 months) Dell - Round Rock TX

Program Manager – New Dell Business Model & Sales Transformation


May 2012January 2013 (9 months) Round Rock TX

Project Management Office (PMO) Lead – Quote to Cash US/Canada


February 2011May 2012 (1 year 4 months) Round Rock TX

Global Program Manager


April 2009January 2011 (1 year 10 months) Round Rock TX

Vendor Program Manager

Education Finance Partners

September 2007August 2008 (1 year)

Area Manager - Customer Support Center


May 2006June 2007 (1 year 2 months)

Manager & Project Manager


February 2000May 2006 (6 years 4 months)

Materials Manager

Dell / Product Group

August 2003April 2006 (2 years 9 months)

Program Manager - Notebook Computers

Dell / PG

August 2002July 2003 (1 year)

Project Manager – Hardware and Software

Dell / Product Group

February 2000July 2002 (2 years 6 months)

May 1990February 2000 (9 years 10 months)

Darrin Dronen PMP's Skills & Expertise

  1. Vendor Management
  2. Project Planning
  3. Risk Management
  4. Leadership
  5. Program Management
  6. Cross-functional Team Leadership
  7. Business Process Improvement
  8. PMP
  9. Project Management
  10. Negotiation
  11. Process Improvement
  12. PMO set-up
  13. PMO
  14. Sales Operations
  15. Logistics Management
  16. Coaching
  17. Mentoring
  18. Youth Leadership
  19. Six Sigma
  20. Mobile Devices
  21. Call Centers
  22. Product Management
  23. Software Project Management
  24. Requirements Analysis
  25. Management
  26. Team Building
  27. Customer Satisfaction
  28. Training
  29. Resource Management
  30. Team Leadership
  31. Team Management
  32. Governance
  33. Software Development
  34. Project Portfolio Management
  35. Business Process
  36. SDLC
  37. Outsourcing
  38. Business Analysis
  39. CRM
  40. Integration
  41. Product Development
  42. Budgets
  43. Data Center
  44. Business Intelligence
  45. Cloud Computing
  46. IT Strategy
  47. Service Delivery
  48. Enterprise Software
  49. Strategy
  50. IT Management

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