Shirak Avakian began programming in 1997 and has worked hands-on as a software developer, architect, consultant, speaker, and instructor. He is adept at using technologies such as clipper 5, FoxPro, Java, Visual C++, MFC, JavaScript, ColdFusion, .Net, and Flex.

Avakian has been a part of the technology team since December 2015, providing enterprise-level technology solutions for all Worktray departments. He is an accomplished Enterprise Solution Architect endorsed by Adobe and actively participates in their annual seminars and presentations.

Avakian’s focus includes project planning, architecting, and building software foundations. However, he is also involved in preparing proposal, developing mock-ups, technical writing and editing, maintaining sites, and assessing project feasibility. He also coordinates with software engineers, clients, developers, sales and marketing groups.