Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM

Project Manager (IT / Operations + E-commerce)

Location
Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
Industry
Information Technology and Services

As a LinkedIn member, you'll join 300 million other professionals who are sharing connections, ideas, and opportunities.

  • See who you and Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM know in common
  • Get introduced to Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM
  • Contact Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM directly

View Margaret's full profile

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM's Overview

Current
Past
Education

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM's Summary

Over 12 years of combined experience in e-commerce, IT, project management, and business process management in a variety of markets (aviation, travel, solar, novelty gifts, pets, and informational products) while providing excellent customer service.

- Project Management (CAPM) – PMP in progress
- Microsoft Suite: Project, Project Server, Visio, SharePoint, Access, and Office
- Adobe Suite: Dreamweaver & Fireworks/Photoshop
- Open-Source software: Zen cart, osCommerce, MySQL, & Wordpress
- Programming: HTML, CSS, some PHP, & Java
- Marketing: web marketing, SEO, and social media
- Fluent in Spanish

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM's Experience

IT Project Support

World Fuel Services

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; INT; Oil & Energy industry

February 2014Present (8 months) Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area

Project Lead, Operations

Allegiant Air

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; Airlines/Aviation industry

October 2011February 2014 (2 years 5 months) Las Vegas, Nevada Area

- Managing the seat modification of the 757 fleet to adhere to new FAA rule in Jan ’14
- Coordinated the company’s primary base (LAS) move to another terminal with all operations teams & IT participation
- Communicate regularly with company management (VPs) on project status’
- Initiated the business process documentation program within the Operations PMO
- Documented the process of adding an aircraft type to the company’s main system (300+ pages)
- Administering and training to the Operations PMO Project Server program
- Manage Station opening and closing projects with teams of 10 SMEs including external vendors
- Lead Base opening and closing projects with teams of 20 SMEs including external vendors
- Manage multiple projects concurrently for Operations to PMBOK standards
- Maintain project schedule template with lessons learned updates from projects as they close

Operations Manager

Solar Light Gifts

September 2011December 2011 (4 months) Las Vegas, Nevada Area

- Managed the transferring of ownership from DaylightGifts.com to Solar Light Gifts
- Implemented newly defined business processes
- Worked on Web design, graphic design and user interfaces
- Managed wholesale and retail sales
- Lead all Internet marketing and SEO
- Controlled all aspects of Web security and e-commerce system

Operations Project Lead (Contractor)

Allegiant Air (Fiala Project Resources)

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; Airlines/Aviation industry

January 2011October 2011 (10 months) Las Vegas, Nevada

- Assisted in establishing the Project Management Office
- Developed project schedule templates using MS Project for the PMO
- Implemented quarterly lessons learned updates to project schedule templates
- Assisted in new user training of Daptiv
- Managed multiple projects concurrently for Operations to PMBOK standards
- Managed multiple projects that developed process enhancements for Operations

Operations Director

DaylightGifts.com

Sole Proprietorship; Myself Only; Retail industry

July 2001September 2011 (10 years 3 months)

- Modified website flow for retail sales
- Designed website including graphics with HCI principles in mind
- Coordinated all Internet marketing
- Managed social media interactions
- Developed and sustained an SEO program with top 3 keywords on Google first page
- Managed all aspects of web security (SSL, PCI compliance, etc)
- Customized open source e-commerce systems

Operations Leader

MyBabyShowerGiftBaskets.com

Sole Proprietorship; Myself Only; Retail industry

September 2009April 2011 (1 year 8 months)

- Handle customer service, wholesale and retail sales
- Control all areas of Web security and e-commerce system
- Manage all Internet marketing and SEO
- Lead Web design initiatives, user interfaces and graphic design

Intern

School of Informatics, University of Nevada

January 2010May 2010 (5 months)

- Composed write up for School of Informatics Web site update
- Design wire frames and composites for the main page and sub pages
- Meshed social media into design

Volunteer

Law Office of Rosemarie Bacallao, PA

January 2004August 2007 (3 years 8 months)

- Assisted with attorney's pro-bono cases
- Managed IT infrastructure
- Handled accounting for business and trust accounts for real estate cases

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM's Organizations

  • Project Management Institute - PMI

    Member
    • January 2014 to Present

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM's Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Volunteer Interests

    • Causes I care about:

      • Animal Welfare
      • Children
      • Economic Empowerment
      • Education
      • Environment
      • Human Rights
      • Science and Technology
    • Organizations I support:

      • Habitat for Humanity International
      • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM's Certifications

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)

    • Project Management Institute
    • License In Progress
  • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)

    • Project Management Institute
    • License 1515436
    • June 2012

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM's Skills & Expertise

  1. Project Server
  2. Project Management
  3. MS Project
  4. Project Planning
  5. Project Implementation
  6. Project Coordination
  7. Database Design
  8. HTML + CSS
  9. Java
  10. Network Security
  11. Internet Security
  12. Cyber Security
  13. Business Analysis
  14. Data Analysis
  15. Analytics
  16. SEO
  17. E-commerce
  18. Web Design
  19. Web Analytics
  20. Online Marketing
  21. Excel
  22. Access
  23. Forms Design
  24. Adobe Forms
  25. Microsoft Excel
  26. Visio
  27. Document Creation
  28. HTML
  29. Analysis
  30. Leadership
  31. PMO
  32. Training
  33. Team Leadership
  34. Information Technology
  35. SharePoint
  36. Computer Security
  37. Vendor Management
  38. Management
  39. Social Media

View All (39) Skills View Fewer Skills

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM's Languages

  • English

  • Spanish

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM's Courses

  • Some College, MIS, IT

    Florida International University - College of Business Administration

    • Consumer Marketing
    • Finance
    • Organization Management
    • Java Programming
    • Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Science, Informatics; Business

    University of Nevada-Las Vegas - College of Engineering

    • Strategic Marketing
    • Web Design
    • Web Security
    • Project Management
    • Business Analysis
    • Computer and Network Security
    • Geographic Information Systems
    • Cyberwarfare
    • Information Management

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM's Education

University of Nevada-Las Vegas - College of Engineering

Bachelor of Science, Informatics; Business

20082010

- Completed bachelor's degree in two years.
- Dean's List recipient every semester at UNLV.
- Completed Senior Project in E-Commerce Management (MyBabyShowerGiftBaskets.com).
- Completed Internship for the School of Informatics.
- Combined MIS and IT degree paths into Business Informatics at UNLV.

Florida International University - College of Business Administration

Some College, MIS, IT

20052008

Working towards a double major in Management Information Systems and Information Technology. Transferred to UNLV for their Informatics program.

Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM's Additional Information

Interests:

Project Management, E-commerce, Business Analysis, Environmental Issues, Innovative ideas

Groups and Associations:

Attended PMI - Project Management Institute meeting October 2009. Attended PMI and BA - Project Management Institute and Business Analysts meeting March 2010.

Contact Margaret for:

  • career opportunities
  • consulting offers
  • new ventures
  • job inquiries
  • expertise requests
  • business deals
  • reference requests
  • getting back in touch

View Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM’s full profile to...

  • See who you and Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM know in common
  • Get introduced to Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM
  • Contact Margaret Gonzalez, CAPM directly

View Margaret's full profile

Viewers of this profile also viewed...