Keith L. Brown
San Diego, CA; London, U.K.;
Berkeley, CA; Hillsboro, OR; Pahoa, HI
August 30, 2017
Keith Brown brings a unique in-depth blend of technology and communities
development to the table. He grew up in the broadcasting and electronics
industries, moving into computing in the mid-1970s. After running his own
computer consulting firm for 30 years, specializing in custom integrated
multi-user business applications including accounting, CRM, asset management,
POS, Inventory, and HR... he most recently is moving the technology to the Web
2-3 user interface. He has participated as a founder of several computing
start-ups, and has a wide variety of high profile customers, from Epson America,
to CH2MHill, Les Schwab Tires, and Hollywood Video. Recent positions include
VP and Chief Technology Architect with FohBoh, Inc., the leading social media company
for the foodservice industry, and CTO of QuikFitApp.com, a gamifying app for promoting
physical fitness. Lastly, he is currently a part of a development team transforming
solar hardware and software to save the power grid from solar overload.
In the realm of community building, Mr. Brown has been involved in
developing and producing Network For a New Culture
intentional community workshops and camps for the last 20 years. He is one of
the team that puts on the annual Art of Community
conference sponsored by the Fellowship for Intentional Community; and also serves
on the convening team for the 11th Continental Bioregional Congress. He also,
with his partner, leads community building workshops. Lastly, Mr. Brown has
been a Ranger
Mr. Brown is a past-president of the Oregon Computer Consultants
Association, a former member of the Audio Engineering Society, SMPTE,
and for the past four years worked with FohBoh in focusing and developing its
next-generation Social Media tools. He is currently involved in the HTML5
and CSS3 implementations. Mr. Brown is an active participant in the Drupal, HTML5,
, Mr. Brown led the development of four overall system revisions,
the technical creation of FohBoh Brand Central, and invented and implemented the
FohBoh Membership Manager, a unique software environment creating seamless
member-asset management (single login) across disparate feature and service provider platforms.
Current projects revolve around Social Media metrics tools, sentiment analysis,
and the launching of FohBohWine.
Keith is open to both 1099 and W-2 contracts.
1980 to present- President, Partner
a Unix/Web consulting/development firm
Lake Oswego, OR. and Berkeley, CA.
- Drupal 5, 6, 7
- Web / Web 3 / AJAX / LAMP
- User interface design / UX / Useability
- Graphic design and Themeing
- Database management
- Network design and implementation
- Multi-user business applications
- Design and implementation of integrated
turnkey business critical applications
- Computer Forensics
- Unix/Linux tools & Shells:
- ksh, bash, sh
- GitHub, SVN, etc.
- some Python, Ruby
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Les Schwab Tire Centers
The Printer Place
100 Fires Bookstore (online)
Epson America, Inc.
Child Eye Care, Inc.
Camera Graphics, Inc.
New Horizons Software
Value Networks, LLC
Scatterpoint Tech Group
The Credo Company
Western Pacific Building Materials
Portland Board Co.
Powis Parker, Inc.
the evergreen state college
Reed College (consultant)
Pacific University (faculty)
East Side Athletic Club
OneTaste Urban Retreat Center
Martin Ray Winery
Pellegrini Winery and Distribution
Physical Distribution, Inc.
Vancouver Sanitary Service
FohBoh.com (and subsidiaries)
Sungevity.com & Sungevity.org
and many others
Portland Board Co.
Fellowship for Intentional Community