David Johnson, CD
  • Hamilton,
  • Canada
Member Since: 2004/03/14
Industry: Computer & IT
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Education
Mohawk College
Computer Systems Technology
Computer Systems Technology
1974 – 1977
McMaster University
1973 – 1977
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Professional Background
Owner
Ultimate Solution
2007 – Present
Chief Architect
Retired
IT
Maintenance
Norstar Windows and Doors
August 2008 – December 2010
Breakdown Maintenance of Plant Machinery
Mr
Protocol
June 2005 – December 2007
Outbound Sales
Communicator Research Operator
DND
July 1977 – July 1991
Electronic Intelligence Specialist
Signals NCO
Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Princes Louise)
January 1970 – August 1977
Taught SSEP from 1974-1975
Olympics Summer 1976
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Full Biography

Born and raised in Hamilton, Ontario
Graduate of Computer Systems Technology 1977
Canadian Forces Reserve, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, Infantry, 1972-1977
Canadian Forces, Signals Development Operator, Communications Research 1977-1992
Owner/Operator Ultimate Solution Hamilton 1993-Present
Microsoft MVP IT-Expert Pro 2012-Present

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