Rana N. Kabir
07/1994 - Now
LLC. (Formerly Diversified Data, Inc.
of Silver Spring, MD)
As an Information Technology Consultant for ENDS, my primary responsibilities are to provide IT related support & services for company clients. General responsibilities include design, installation and integration of LAN Infrastructures, PC Systems hardware, Operating Systems, hardware & software upgrades, OS and accounting systems/software integration, PC systems diagnostics/repair, related tech support and training. I deploy, implement and administer the in-house information systems as well as train the company employees.
As the primary owner of ENDS, I am also forced to oversee the day to day operational imperatives of the company.
03/1987 - 01/1995
Century 21 Forman
Properties Rockville, MD
As a Real Estate Consultant specializing in Information Technologies, my responsibilities included deploying, implementing and maintaining company computer systems and databases. I was also Director of Training for new and existing agents applying computers to all aspects of Real Estate. These included PC Systems, Operating Systems, Informational Databases, Dial-up connections and networking with regional MLS, specialized RE applications as well as time/contact management and marketing/advertising applications.
I was actively involved in the development of the Regional MRIS Listing Database system (currently used by MD, VA, DC), since Forman Properties was one of the test-bed offices for beta testing.
During my tenure I held an active Real Estate license from the State of Maryland to provide Real Estate consulting services to company clients in which capacity I twice established a company record in the "listings acquired to listings sold" category.
08/1984 - 03/1987
Falls Church, VA
As an Acoustical Systems Engineer, my responsibilities included designing, implementing and maintaining the Audiophile sound rooms for all the stores, creating custom systems based on customer needs, integrating and installing high-end audio/video systems for company customers as well as providing post-sales tech support.
I brought extensive high-end audio expertise into the company, subsequently resulting in the acquisition of several high-end lines (Carver, Conrad Johnson, Nakamichi, KEF, Accustat, ADS and Alpine) of equipment to offer to customers. During the company's transition to a high-end dealer, I was the head of the renovation project, and assisted in the development of the marketing and advertisement strategy.
During my tenure I developed and implemented a computerized inventory, sales and accounting system that increased productivity and transactional efficiency by 40%.