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Hiren Patel

Contact Information

(773) 588-5184

3118 W. Ainslie, Chicago IL 60625


Forward.Net, Chicago, IL

June 1999 to June 2002

Cold Fusion Programmer

  • Programmed a database-driven website, for, in which authorized personnel can add, update, or delete any page with only three clicks . It includes a search engine, a scalable product-catalog, and password-protected pages for customers and employees.

  • Created a SQL database driven "trouble-ticket system" to keep track of customer requests.

  • Programmed and partially programmed Cunard, Seabourn, and

  • Created browser-based internal applications to enhance and optimize accounting, marketing, and development processes.

  • Designed, implemented, and maintained relational databases in SQL 6.5/7.0/2000 and Access 2000.

  • Created stored procedures, queries, databases, tables, jobs, backups, exports, imports, web-reports, etc. in SQL Server and Access.

  • Successfully optimized the company's website for major search engines/directories to increase traffic by as much as 20% - 25%.

  • Gained thorough experience with Access, SQL Query Analyzer, SQL Enterprise Manager, Visual SourceSafe, Cold Fusion Administrator, IIS, Excel, and Outlook.


Experience with the below listed programs/languages in Windows NT environment.

Languages: Cold Fusion, HTML, SQL, TSQL, C++, and some JavaScript

Servers: Cold Fusion Server 5.0, Cold Fusion Server 4.5, SQL Server 2000, SQL Server 7.0, SQL Server 6.5, and IIS

Other software: SQL Query Analyzer, SQL Enterprise Manager, Cold Fusion Studio, Access, Visual SourceSafe, FrontPage, Excel, Outlook, Word, Goldmine, and WebPositionGold.

Education / Award / Certification

  • B.S. in Computer Engineering; expected in May 2003 (GPA = 3.3/4.0)

    Illinois Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

  • High School Diploma with Salutatorian Award

    Roosevelt High School, Chicago, IL

  • Cold Fusion 4.x certificate

Professional Association

Member of Chicago Cold Fusion User Group.


Available upon request.

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