Michael Torkildsen


I'm a Project/Product Manager with over 8 years experience in developing and running internet businesses and projects. I help businesses maximize revenue from their online presence. I've managed the launch of numerous web projects; including B2B, B2C, streaming media, informational products, social media sites and others. My results include • National recognition in Wired.com, Austin American Statesman, Hypebot.com, Boston Phoenix, and others. • Finalist for the Havard/Berklee ReThink Music Business Plan Competition • Certified PMI project manager • Experience with ERP integration • Managed project in excess of $300k that was on time and under budget Looking for opportunities in the Seattle area, from the start-up phase to Fortune 500s. (Only funded start-up opportunities please.) SKILLS: Project management: agile/scrum, waterfall, lean; SDLC, product management, digital strategy, internet marketing, web development, competitive analysis, SEO, copywriting, email marketing, affiliate marketing, social media marketing, public speaking, interpersonal communication, wireframing TOOLS: Pivotal Tracker, MS Project, Google Web Optimizer, Adwords (PPC) , Salesforce, Balsamiq Mockups, Adobe Creative Suite, Visio, MS Office Speaking: I've led seminars at Product Camp, Video Camp, RISE, CoFoundersLab and others. Specialties: Project Management, Business Development, E-Commerce, Start-up Consulting, Personal Finance, Business funding.