Daniel Morante
Glen Cove, NY 11542
daniel a/t morante d/o/t net
Work: 516-674-2919


Seeking a career that will allow me to put my high qualifications and exceptional skills in technology to great practice. I believe that the use of open source software instead of proprietary software will ultimately prove to be the greatest benefit to the IT industry. I firmly follow this belief by choosing open source solutions whenever possible. I enjoy the excitement, fast pace work environment, and quick change of the technology industry. Highly motivated and talented, great people skills, easy to talk to and get along. My signature personality in remaining relaxed under pressure and my amazing creativity at problem solving has allowed me excel well past expectations.


Benchmark Hospitality International

Glen Cove Mansion and Conference Center Glen Cove, NY
The conference center features 25,000 square feet of event and meeting space with 27 dedicated conference rooms, advanced meeting technology, an executive business center, and conference concierge services. Leisure amenities include a fitness center, sauna, steam and massage rooms, indoor swimming pool and whirlpool, garden swimming pool, racquetball courts, bowling alley, lighted tennis courts, jogging trail and sports field.

November 2003 - Present: AV Tech - IT Systems Engineer

Responsible for maintaining the Local Area Network, Windows domain, and Unix-like systems. Responsible for the deployment & maintenance of the public network (HSIA) consisting of guest rooms, meeting rooms, and public spaces wired & wireless. Used Active Directory group policies for domain management and security, repackaged EXE installers to MSI packages for deployment, worked with Microsoft Software Update Services for security patches, Symantec AntiVirus Corporate Edition, and HP Web JetAdmin. Responsible for intranet and Internet DNS servers.

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July 2000 - October 2003: AV Tech

Setup meeting rooms with presentation technology. Answered guest and meeting room calls for assistance with equipment. Also assisted guests in the business center or meeting room with computer issues. Developed programs in VBA for Excel, Visual Basic 6.0, PHP, and MySQL.

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