Patrick J. (Paddy) Hernon

1235 Styles Street,
Victoria
, B.C. Canada V9A 3Z6
Phone: (250) 386-8143
Email: paddy@tallship.ca
Website: http://www.tallship.ca
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Qualifications

                           Honours Diploma in Business Administration
Honours Diploma in Network Administration
Current Transport Canada Master's Certificate valid on Passenger Vessels of not more than 60 gross tons.
Certificate Number CDN 92071B

Computer Applications

         Worked with several computer applications including:

         Microsoft Word
         Microsoft Excel
         Microsoft Access
         Microsoft PowerPoint

         Microsoft Project
         Simply Accounting
         Server 2000
         Server 2003

         Maximizer
         Photoshop
         DreamWeaver
         AutoCAD

         Provided general maintenance of a computer network, office machines, etc.


Management

         Scheduled, and managed personnel
         Trained employees
         Acted as a liaison between employees and senior management

Project Management

         Managed a broad variety of projects from conception to completion

Customer Relations

         Explained scope of work and invoicing to clients
         Developed and maintained a client database

Public Relations

         Made presentations to the general public
         Fielded questions following presentations

Marketing

         Developed and maintained all aspects of a company's presence in print and electronic media
         Designed photography, layout, and graphics for numerous magazine ads, brochures, and leaflets

Communications

         Proofed and edited a broad range of proposals and other confidential documents
         Wrote articles and reports for several trade magazines
         Designed, developed, and maintained websites

Work History

2001 - 2003 Point Hope Shipyard - Marketing Manager, Special Assistant to the CEO

1995 - 2001 Mothership Adventures - Project Manager

1993 - 1995 Whitehall Reproductions Canada Ltd. - Senior Woodworker

1992 - 1993 Capital Regional District - Contract Environmental Technician

1990 - 1992 Wayne Smith, Contractor - Captain "M.V. Harbour Contractor"

1989 - 1990 Wayne Smith, Contractor - Project Manager


Interests

Performing Arts

         Singer and actor both as a soloist and in ensemble
         I continue to enjoy performing with community choirs and playing British traditional folk music.
         Writing
         Cruising B.C.'s coastal waters in my sailing vessel, "Blarney Pilgrim"


References are available upon request