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PIERCARLO ABATE, Instructional Design

Supervisor: Anna Hemsworth

 

Sr. Manager

(917)-563-4974   tromanello@shutterstock.com

April 2016 - Present      INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGNER at Shutterstock

Location: New York, New York

 

Summary of Duties:

  • Complete e Learning development cycle for enterprise sales force training modules.
  • Developed stand-alone interactive modules on visual content, Shutterstock products and Enterprise Salesforce training, that were viewed by over 1200 staff members in twelve different countries.
  • Local Administrator for Saba LMS solution
  • Develop content based on training needs analysis, learner and gap analysis, interviews with subject matter experts, refinement of subject matter expert materials into need to know level of materials for the given audience and learning level.
  • Participate in strategic decisions regarding selection of distance-learning solutions.

Supervisor: Anna Hemsworth

 

Corporate Vice President

(914) 846 3327 anna_hemsworth@newyorklife.com

 

October 2015 - April 2016      INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGNER at New York Life Insurance Company

Location: New York, New York

 

Summary of Duties:

  • As a part of the corporate university project, revision and update of the entire computer based training catalog of approximately 500 modules.
  • Creation of concise and consistent summaries for each on line course.
  • Creation of a taxonomy to support an efficient key wording system.
  • Implement key wording, summaries and descriptions into the Learning Management System (Success Factors).
  • Update modules to match current policy, procedures and modern design.

Supervisor: Robert Myers

 

Department Supervisor

(512) 424 5538

robert.myers@dps.texas.gov

 

June 2014 - July 2015      INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGNER at Texas Department of Public Safety

 

Location: Austin, Texas

 

Summary of Duties:

  • Provide high quality learning products and services ideally suited to customer needs and expectations
  • Oversee and participate in the development of all distance-learning solutions.
  • Observe, monitor and conduct formal evaluations of training products to determine efficacy of training and provide internal and external partners with recommendations.
  • Developed and facilitated a Department of Public Safety leadership workshop on new training modalities

Supervisor: Jim Pearson

 

Service Director

(512) 419 2305

Jimb.Pearson@dshs.state.tx.us

 

Feb. 2013 - June 2014      TRAINING SPECIALIST  at Texas Department of State Health Services

Location: Austin, Texas

 

Summary of Duties:

  • Design, develop and deliver classes related to mental illness.
  • Assess and analyze training needs.
  • Organize and prepare materials and supplies for training courses.
  • Coordinate and deliver training presentations.
  • Provide Spanish interpretation service for clinical and non-clinical staff.

Supervisor: Danette Roehrig

 

Supervisor

 

(512) 419 2305

Danette.Roehrig@dshs.state.tx.us

Jan. 2005 - Feb. 2013      EDUCATION SPECIALIST  at Texas Department of State Health Services

 

Location: Austin, Texas

 

Summary of Duties:

  • Design, develop and deliver classes related to mental illness to  English and Spanish speaking adults, with different educational backgrounds.
  • Participate to the development of all distance learning solution
  • Evaluate and write clinical reports evaluating previously set educational objectives and how effectively they are delivered.
  • Organize and prepare materials and supplies for training courses.

Supervisor: Massimo Volpi

 

General Manager

Jan. 2000 - June 2004      TRAINING MANAGER at Antillana de Fotografia

Location: Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

 

Summary of Duties:

  • Design, develop and deliver classes to Hotel Sales Representatives.
  • Design, develop and deliver classes to Hotel Photo Service.
  • Assess and analyze training needs.
  • Organize and prepare materials and supplies for training courses.

Supervisor: Paolo Landi

 

Department Manager

 

Feb. 1995 - Dec. 1999      MEDIA ANALYST at Benetton Group, Advertising Department

 

Location: Treviso, Italy

 

Summary of Duties:

  • Design and use qualitative and quantitative research tools such as questionnaires, focus groups, interviews etc.
  • Select research methods appropriate to predefined company criteria.
  • Analyze advertising campaigns performance.
  • Summarize and finalize data at the end of projects. Prepare reports and presentations.