Dave Molinari
Chronological Resumé

Project Management
People Management
In the Media
My Training
Call Centers
My Awards
IT Management
SW Development

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Summary of Qualifications:

  • Experienced Project and Program Manager with 10 years of successes in large, global software delivery and business operations projects.
  • Possess 12 years of management experience with 4 years of senior-level experience in a fast-paced, high-pressure global environment.
  • Extensive experience in managing successful customer relationships, running Help Desks, Call Centers, and IT Infrastructure teams.
  • Numerous successes in analyzing business processes and driving improvements at all levels of organizations.
  • Earned Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
  • Excel at leading Agile/Scrum development teams and business analysts to proven success and getting the job done for web apps and e-commerce solutions.
  • Strong demonstration of leadership and budgetary oversight.
  • Highly skilled at building organizations, setting an HR and staffing strategy, and developing people.
  • Vast experience working with international 3rd party outsource teams.
  • Strong communication skills & ability to manage programs, metrics, and reporting at all organizational levels.

Professional Experience:

Project Management Institute (PMI)
VP of Marketing  – Portland Chapter                                                                                                  2011 - Present
Portland, OR.

Provides leadership, management oversight, support and guidance for the marketing aspects of Chapter activities and services. The position also acts as liaison between PMI Portland Chapter and the media to make sure that Chapter events are publicized. This position manages a support organization including Directors and their managers.

Intel Corporation
EMEA Software Development Center Manager
Nizhny-Novgorod, Russia                                                                                                                           2006 – 2009

Led a team of 40 Agile software developers who wrote business applications for Intel’s worldwide Sales and Marketing Group.

  • Drove software team to develop world-class business applications within Intel.
  • Managed global stakeholders to ensure that all projects delivered on time with high quality. (C#/.Net and SAP applications)
  • Recruited and ramped up a world-class team within tight timelines.
  • Mentored and coached team members to improve leadership, communication, and general Intel corporate skills.


  • Grew a small team into a large, strategically critical development center for Intel that role models Agile Development techniques.
  • Delivered several high-profile, mission-critical sales applications that are now used worldwide and handle the majority of Intel’s orders and Commissions tracking.

Co-Site Manager, Intel Nizhny-Novgorod
Nizhny-Novgorod, Russia                                                                                                                          2005 – 2007

Led the Intel Nizhny site, consisting of 500 employees, toward the goal of becoming a world-class contributor to Intel’s success.

  • Set and drove strategic objectives for the site.
  • Hosted executive management visits.
  • Represented Intel in building relations with the government, media, charities, and educational institutions in the region.
  • Drove achievement of operational goals for health and safety, security, and corporate services.
  • Enabled the development and growth of the local management team and supported new business opportunities at the site.


  • Developed the Nizhny site into a strategic software development site and operations hub for Intel Russia.
  • Project Manager for site location selection.
  • Focused on developing quality people in order to build long-term credibility within Intel.
  • Earned a multi-million dollar investment from top management to secure Nizhny’s future.

Director, Project Manager; Russia Marketing Center
Nizhny-Novgorod, Russia                                                                                                                      2004 – 2006

  • Launched the creation of Intel’s first Russia Marketing Center.
  • Hired and trained over 20 multi-functional marketing employees.
  • Delivered press conferences and media interviews to spread the word about Intel Nizhny and the new marketing center.


  • Recruited outstanding and enduring talent pool that still contributes significantly to Russia/CIS marketing efforts today, e.g. low turnover, consistent employee promotions, credibility with EMEA and U.S. stakeholders, and significantly improved localization of sales and marketing efforts.

Manager, IT Technical Support Team – Engineering Computing
Hillsboro, OR., USA                                                                                                                             1999 – 2004

  • Managed Service Desk, Logistics support, and Backup and Restore services for 2000 internal engineering customers.
  • Program Manager for Information Security Operations Team that included 23 support engineers responsible for protecting 30,000 systems at 50+ Intel sites worldwide.
  • Program Manager for Asset Management Operations Team that included 17 logistics specialists and responsible for managing all asset tracking processes worldwide for 30,000 systems at 50+ Intel sites worldwide.
  • Managed development team responsible for call tracking system built on Remedy architecture. Rolled out to a customer base of several thousand engineers.


Masters in Business Administration                                                                                                             1994
University of Portland                                                                                                                 Portland, Oregon

Bachelor of Science in Commerce [Finance]                                                                                                 1988
Santa Clara University                                                                                                        Santa Clara, California


Honors and Awards

  • Intel Nizhny-Novgorod Volunteer of the Year
  • Intel Russia/CIS Recognition Award
2005 & 2007
  • Divisional Recognition Award:  IT Asset Management
  • IT Information Security Team:  Anti-Virus Mitigation
  • Divisional Recognition Award:  Service Request System Development Team