Jason PelishDigital Synergist

Marketer, Scientist, Analyst, Programmer, Producer

Major Achievements

Marketing Business Owner & Operator

Provided digital marketing services to multiple industries, primarily professional services, healthcare, technology and staffing maintaining a 5 star rating since 2006. Invented, published and supported Mi360, the mult-user,web based, n-tier, enterprise, information management system for complex marketing initiatives.

Digital Developer

The digital lead for the team that digitally positioned Spherion, The Mergis Group, Technisource, Sourceright and Today’s Office Professional for acquisition by Randstad. Pioneered blogging & social tech.

LIMS Software Producer

Devised STARLiMS key features for enviro labs, PHLs, CDC and F500 corporate adoption, positioning for going public. Later acquired by Abbott Labs.(2001)

Webmaster for Music Video TV Network

Digitally positioned THE BOX Music Network for acquisition by MTV/VIACOM (1996)

Environmental Analytical Chemist

Mastered testing and managed in 3 departments.
Engineered and published new analytical methods for chromatography and metals analysis in seawater.

Artist on World's Largest Art Project

Carved a major portion of the Tethys Project, a ring of bas-reliefed, painted granite blocks around the world (1985)

Professional Programming @ 15

Deployed multi-user enterprise systems @ 15 years old for PCC Inc. Boca Raton FL (1983)

College Level Programming at 11 years old

Self-Taught Technologist since attending college @ age 11. Completed coding courses SUNY – New Paltz (1979)

Resume

/My entire career

Experience
2020-PRESENT

Chief Technology Officer

Digital Infusion - Recruitment Brand IQ (RBIQ)

Production and support of the technology component for a results-driving SaaS used in the recruitment and staffing industry.  Digital Infusion is marketing innovation leader in recruiting and staffing. (more…)

Partner, Digital Marketer

Massive Impressions Online Marketing

Ran an online marketing company promoting a diverse range of highly successful clients.  Produced online media and promotions for F1000 level companies seeking to position themselves as digital leaders in their industries. (more…)

2006-PRESENT
2008-2012

Digital Marketing Technologist & Strategist

Randstad, Spherion, Mergis, Technisource, Tatum and Sourceright

Internal Consultant/Producer for Randstad, a global staffing company. In January 2012 Randstad completed their acquisition of SFN Group's family of brands, Spherion, The Mergis Group, SourceRight Solutions, Technisource, Today's Office Professionals and Tatum. Jason's integrated digital marketing efforts, working with each of the branded teams, were part of what positioned these brands for the acquisition. (more…)

Marketing Analyst & Consultant

Aflac

Analysis and Consultation Executed several high level marketing analysis, production and consultation projects for several Aflac corporate divisions in the Aflac Headquarters in Columbus, Georgia. (more…)

2010-2012
2005-2006

Science Information System Engineer

KSA Laboratories

Designed and deployed the IT Infrastructure of an state-of-the-art analytical chemistry laboratory. Oversaw the deployment of instrumentation, software and LIMS systems. Trained lab personnel in use of LIMS and its integration with instruments and accounting systems. (more…)

Product Manager & Project Manager

STARLIMS - Now Abbot Laboratories

Developed multi-user n-tier database systems for laboratories, laboratory information management systems (LIMS). Served multiple industries including Healthcare, Public Health, Pharma, Environmental, Petrochemical and more. (more…)

2002-2006
1998-2000

Programmer & Designer

THEWOMB.COM - Electronic Music Streaming from South Beach, Miami

THEWOMB.com is an online streaming radio station located in the heart of Miami Beach, FL - above the Lincoln Road Mall. During the acceleration of the Internet, before 2001, Jason worked directly with Ray Willig building the streaming technology and content database, positioning the company for VC money that sustained the brand until syndication through Terra.com was affirmed.  (more…)

Owner/Operator – Web Developer – Digital Media Technologist

Webification

Digital Media Production and Consultation for businesses in the South Florida. Ran a consulting company, solving problems using web based communications, applications and technologies. Clients included broadcasting companies, record labels, hospitality industry leaders, publishers, internet service providers and other early-web innovators. (more…)

1996-2000
1996-1998

Webmaster, Digital Media Developer, Online Video on Demand Designer

THE BOX - Music Video YOU Control - Now Viacom

Pioneered online and broadcast video-on-demand technology for a music video network in Miami Beach, FL. When the web became public, THE BOX asked Jason to be their webmaster, to help THE BOX take advantage of the phenomenon of the web. (more…)

Environmental Analytical Chemist

Spectrum Laboratories

Used state-of-the art analytical chemistry equipment and software to perform pollution, nutrient and basic testing on water and soil.  Managed multiple laboratory departments, administering the flow of samples, analysts, resources, and reports to satisfy State and Federal testing protocols. (more…)

1991-1996
1990-1991

Bouncer and Street Barker

Florida Atlantic University Center Rathskellar & Upstairez Bar- Key West

Jason profited from his physical presence, and his urge to put other's safety over his own. Being a bouncer meant maintaining order and honor among his fellow FAU students while they imbibed at the University Center's Rathskellar. He also took on a bouncer/barker role for his family's bar in Key West, Upstairez. (more…)

Park Ranger

City of Boca Raton Parks Department

Performed Park Ranger duties for the City of Boca Raton. Trained as a first responder to protect people, he held a Federal Sea Turtle Handling License and protected the environment. Acted as Environmental Interpreter at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center. (more…)

1988-1990
1985-1990

Event Organizer & Caterer

Ocean Properties Limited, Holiday Inn Delray, Highland Beach and Boca Raton

Jason worked for Ocean Properties Limited, at the Delray Beach Holiday Inn on A1A and Atlantic Blvd. He also worked at the other Holiday Inn locations owned and operated by this same company. His duties primarily included helping plan, design, set up, serve, clean up and interface with customers and guests during catered events. He also helped do miscellaneous jobs for the Food and Beverage Department, waiting tables and interfacing with clients to help fill in where needed. (more…)

Artist Emeritus for World’s Largest Art Project

The Tethys Project - Worldwide

The Tethys Project, conceived produced and executed by Robert Schuler, was the largest art project in the world. It involved dropping 500 lb granite blocks around the globe, carved with messages and symbols. Jason carved these designs into many of the blocks. (more…)

1985-1986
1983-1984

Implementation Support Technician

PCC Inc.

One of the first jobs Jason had in his professional career was at age 15. He assisted Jim Davis, owner of PCC Inc., in implementing a multi-user enterprise management system that Mr. Davis designed. (more…)

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Recent Work Performed

/ Writing, Projects, Initiatives

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Recent Work
Aug 2

Implementing a Better Web Server Stack

Replacing Apache with Litespeed and Memcachd with Redis reveals amazing improvements in speed testing for the sites Jason's company hosts.

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The 4 Bocas

The City of Boca Raton isn't the only place with a Boca Raton address. Confused?

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Jul 29
Jul 27

Implementing an Online Calendar for a Homeless Organization

As part of a purely volunteer effort for a local homeless organization, Changing Lives, Jason implemented a robust calendar to help inform those in need and volunteers.

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Boca Rent Price Jumps Causing Affordable Housing Crisis

Helping renters is a low risk/high return way of cutting your teeth in real estate. Helping them in this market is an unusual challenge.

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Jul 9
Apr 29

Why Is Everything So Much Faster?

Migrating from a trusted vendor is difficult, but sometimes necessary to stay ahead of competition. Now Massive Impressions' managed sites and web projects are faster than ever.

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Candidate Requirement Amendments Poll 2021

Local candidates face more qualification restrictions. A poll targeting the local community gathered opinion.

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Feb 16
Feb 4

What’s Happening With Real Estate Prices in Boca in 2021?

The first article about real estate that leverages fresh data from the local MLS.

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Real Estate Sales Lead Gen: GoodBoca.com

Published a real estate site featuring homes for sale in Boca Raton that connects to the local MLS using RETS without 3rd party costs. An initial exercise into using RETS…

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Jan 3
Dec 18

Interview with Council Candidate Josie Machovec

An interview using StreamYard on Facebook with a candidate for a local City Council seat.

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Muting, and Unboosting, Shadowbanning and De-Ranking: The Black Boxing of Free Speech

Muting, Unboosting and De-Ranking are technology tactics social media companies use to  silently control speech without letting their users know they’re being censored.

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Dec 17
Dec 16

Interview with Council Candidate Brian Stenberg

An interview with Boca Raton City Council Candidate for Seat D Brian Stenberg.

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Acquired a Florida Real Estate License

Getting a Florida Real Estate License provides access and ability to analyze and act upon the local real estate market and serve those within it better.

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Dec 3
Nov 25

Proposing a New Schema for Lab Samples & Events

Artificial intelligence is becoming more and more important for drawing conclusions, recognizing trends and spotting discrepancies in laboratory sample data.  This schema communicates the status of scientific samples in a…

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Boca Raton Quiz

This brutal quiz expects the taker to understand Boca Raton History for several decades.

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Nov 8
Nov 4

Political Candidate Quiz

A quiz targeted at local government aspirants. The quiz taker gets their score at the end.

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NOVEMBER 2020 ELECTION POLL – LOCAL & NATIONAL CANDIDATES

A poll published on 4boca.com. So far 4boca's polls have been 100% accurate in their ability to call the winner of elections. Will this poll keep the trend going or…

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Oct 15
Oct 8

Two New Metrics for the Age of AI Marketing: AI Consideration and Recommendation

An article published on Medium.com about two novel marketing metrics emerging as critical now that AI plays a big part in decision making "above the funnel".

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PIZZA POLL – TELL BOCA WHO MAKES THE BEST PIZZA

A poll published in 4boca.com that asks the community who makes the best pizza.

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Oct 4
Oct 1

Boca Food Truck Leadership

An article on 4boca.com where a local mom is interviewed about starting a popular phenomenon in her  community inviting food trucks for her neighbors.

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BOCAWATCH NOW PRESERVED ON 4BOCA

A publishing project that involved migrating over 1,100 articles from one site to another, including the per-article redirection, to preserve the content for historical purposes and the SEO.

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Sep 22
Sep 21

WHAT’S BERNIE KORN’S GAME? WHAT’S THE FISHY REASON HE’S AFTER A SEAT ON COUNCIL?

A locally targeted article about a City Council candidate's agenda to build a fish farm theme park attraction.

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Article About the Dirty Tricks SEO Folks Play ON THEIR OWN CLIENTS!

Many of today’s “SEO experts” are tricky. The tricks they play don’t get sites ranked higher. Instead the tricks are played on their customers.

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Aug 31
Aug 25

Article About Protecting Web Assets from Bad Developers

Explaining how domains matter most and WordPress backups can restore a site if access is lost.

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Magazine Readership in a Post-Covid World

Article about how the magazine industry has changed, losing circulation and readership.

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Aug 14
Aug 12

Article about teaching AI about art with ART GALLERY PLUGIN

Do we want our robot overlords to be soulless? No. Art Gallery Plugin has an interesting "side effect" of teaching robots about art.

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Education

/Institutions & Courses

Education
2020

FREC I – Florida Real Estate Pre-Licensure Course

RealEstateExpress.com

Completed Online Course in preparation for the Florida Real Estate Professional License.

First Responder Training

Broward Sheriff's Office - BEST

Personally invited by the Broward Sheriff's Office, to participate in  an anti-terror project (BEST - Broward Emergency Support Team under Fire Chief Lorenzo) after 9/11, receiving First Responder/ Triage/ HAZMAT training pre-activation.

2001
1996

Introduction to C Programming

Broward Community College

Successfully completed classes learning how to author programs in C programming language.

Bachelors of Science – Microbiology

Florida Atlantic University

Attended Florida Atlantic University (FAU) and obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Microbiology. (more…)

1986-1991
1989

Public Safety Training Course

Palm Beach Community College

Attended Palm Beach Community College's courses for civil servants. One course was on Public Safety/CPR. This was followed by a course on Crowd Control and Writing Parking Tickets.

Boca Raton High School Class of ’86

Boca Raton Community High School

Jason is a graduate from Boca Raton High School, part of the legendary "Class of 86". (more…)

1982-1986
1979

PASCAL/ FORTRAN Programming

SUNY - New Paltz

Jason attended the State University of New York - New Paltz and completed college level programming courses at age 11. (more…)

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Hobbies

/What I do for fun.

Hobbies
2006-PRESENT

Blogging and Social Media

Jason loves to write. He’s been writing more each and every year. There are several blogs that he maintains and experiments with. He also enjoys using social media to meet new people who share similar interests, and engaging in deep discussions on a wide range of topics.

Jason loves to write. He's been writing more each and every year. There are several blogs that he maintains and experiments with. He also enjoys using social media to meet new people who share similar interests, and engaging in deep discussions on a wide range of topics. (more…)

Orchids

Jason collects and grows orchids. He’s got quite the collection. Some are very rare and others are simply beautiful.

Jason collects and grows orchids. He's got quite the collection. Some are very rare and others are simply beautiful. (more…)

2000-PRESENT
2015-Present

Beekeeping

Jason is fascinated by bees. He keeps some hives on his property in Boca Raton.

Jason is fascinated by bees. He keeps some hives on his property in Boca Raton. (more…)

Building High-End Computers & Systems

Jason has always built computers and modified them to improve their performance. Video gaming puts high demands on computers, so Jason has been tweaking whatever machines he can get his hands on since he was 11.

Jason has always built computers and modified them to improve their performance. Video gaming puts high demands on computers, so Jason has been tweaking whatever machines he can get his hands on since he was 11. (more…)

1979-PRESENT
1980-PRESENT

History and Politics

Jason enjoys reading Roman History and other historical books. He enjoys studying politics and promoting non-partisan political education.

Jason enjoys reading Roman History and other historical books. He enjoys studying politics and promoting non-partisan political education. (more…)

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Contact

/Get in touch with me

Call me: (954) 415-3332

Email me: jason.pelish@gmail.com

 

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