Anton Karpenko aka KARPOLAN
Bajkalska 29/C, Bratislava,
82101, Slovak Republic.
+421 919 321 977

Anton Karpenko (KARPOLAN)

Languages English, Russian, Ukrainian
Professional experience
05/2016 - current time:

Bratislava branch of the international

  • Position: Technical Director
  • Work: Opening of a local branch in Bratislava. Maintenance of website and social networks. Promoting Computer Academy "IT Step" in Slovak Republic.
  • Technologies: In-house software, Different Analytics, Google Docs, Trello.
  • Methodology: Social Media Marketing (SMM), Context Advertising (CPC/CPA), Remote work and administration.
09/2015 - current time:

Prague branch of the international

  • Position: Technical Director
  • Work: Opening of a local branch in Prague. Creation of Marketing and PR strategy. Maintenance of website and social networks. Promotion of IT Step Academy in Czech Republic.
  • Technologies: In-house software, Different Analytics, Google Cloud Services, Trello, Social Network APIs.
  • Methodology: Agile processes (Kanban), Social Media Marketing (SMM), Context Advertising (CPC/CPA), Remote work and administration.
04/1977 - current time:

I am

Business, technology and marketing consulting. Internet services and software. Professional people connector.

  • Work: Active member of different professional organizations. Entrepreneur and guest in many boards of directors. Independent analyst and consultant.
  • Strong knowledge: Internet and software technologies. Ecommerce and online marketing. Business and investments. Electronics and measurement. Everything about nothing :)
10/2012 - 07/2016

Business Incubator

First Ukrainian complete-round business accelerator and campus-style incubator.

  • Position: CTO
  • Work: Everything about start-ups. Technology and architecture consulting. Trainings, master-classes, and education program. In-house hardware and software solutions. Video conferences and recording.
  • Technologies: Cloud services, Google Apps, Virtual machines, Different web and social APIs.
03/2014 - 08/2014:

(Garrison5 studio)

Game for iOS and Android.

  • Position: Mobile application developer
  • Work: Development of mobile game for iOS and Android using Cocos2d-x engine. Integration with social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Google+) and different analytic services (Flurry, MobileAppTracking, DevToDev, and others).
  • Technologies: C++, Objective C, Java, Facebook API, Twitter SDK, and other 3rd-party SDKs.
11/2011 - 01/2013:

Social service for wishes, gifts, and presents.

  • Position: Wizard
  • Work: Research and marketing. Business development. PR and social media.
  • Technologies: Facebook API, Java (Groovy & Grails), MySQL.
04/2006 - 01/2012:

Software Company ""

End-user software development and worldwide distribution.

  • Position: CEO. Company owner.
  • Work: Business development and marketing strategy. Software and websites. Promotion in social media. Search engine optimization.
  • Technologies: Delphi, C#, WinAPI, .NET, HTML + CSS, Python, PHP, ASP.
  • Products:
    • Remote Desktop Control - remote computer access software.
    • Backup Expert - universal backing up software.
    • MP3 Tag Editor - audio and music tags editor.
    • Data Cure - file data recovery software.
    • Data Remedy - disk and partition data recovery software.
    • FTP Auto Sync - ftp/sftp upload and synchronization software.
    • DVD Blaster - CD/DVD/BluRay disc burner and virtual disk emulator.
    • Automatic Password - password and identity manager.
03/2000 - 04/2006:

Software company ""

End-user and special software development. Components for Borland Delphi and C++ Builder. WEB design. IT Outsourcing.

  • Position: CEO. Product manager. Technology architect. Company co-founder.
  • Work: Company management and marketing strategy. Software and hardware solutions. Development of applications and components. Support service. Tech writing. Web programming and design.
  • Technologies: Delphi, C++ Builder, SQL, HTML, Perl, Java, PHP, ASP.
  • Products:
07/1999 - 01/2001:

Company ""

Development of components for Delphi and C++Builder. CGI scripts.

  • Position: Software developer. Company co-founder.
  • Work: Software development. Customer support. Tech writing.
  • Technologies: Delphi, C++ Builder, C/C++, Perl, HTML/DHTML.
09/1999 - 02/2000:

Company "puterSoft.Com, Inc."

Development of business applications and business components for Borland Delphi and C++ Builder.

  • Position: Software developer. Hardware specialist.
  • Work: Development of applications, components and special utilities. Web and company style design. Hardware and network support.
  • Technologies: Delphi, C++Builder, Photoshop, HTML/DHTML.
10/1998 - 05/1999:

Company "Craft", Kiev, Ukraine.

Localization of computer games

  • Position: Software developer.
  • Work: Hacking and programming. Localization of computer games. Development of tools and utilities for software localization.
  • Technologies: Delphi, Visual C++, Watcom C/C++, Open GL, DirectX.
06/1996 - 09/1998:

Russian-Ukrainian Company "BIP Ltd."

Computers and hardware manufacture

  • Position: Technical director.
  • Work: Management of computer manufacturing department. Technical support. Development of special accounting programs, reports and other printable stuff.
  • Technologies: SQL, Delphi, Visual C++, Visual Basic, 1C.
05/1995 - 04/1997:

Commercial Bank "Demetra PLUS"

Currency exchange department

  • Position: Software developer and technical supervisor.
  • Work: Development of "AObmen" - a currency exchange automation system (Certified in National Bank of Ukraine). Creation of special software utilities for different business purposes. Hardware technical support.
  • Technologies: Borland Pascal 7.0 with TurboVision, FoxPro 2.0-2.5, Delphi.
  • Systems: MS-DOS 5.0-6.22, Windows 3.11
09/1994 - 05/1995:

Kiev Polytechnic Institute (KPI).

Faculty of Aero-Space Systems

  • Position: Laboratory assistant.
Additional professional skills

As information technology specialist

  • Technologies: Cloud computing, Virtualization, Mobile applications, Client Server, Visual component programming, Object oriented programming, Scrum, Kanban, WinAPI, .NET, SQL, HTML with CSS, CGI, Ajax, COM/DCOM, CORBA, ActiveX, OpenGL, DirectX, CUDA, and many other terrible words and abbreviations :)
  • Operating systems: Windows 9x-8.1, Mac OS X, Android, iOS, UNIX/Linux, MS-DOS.
  • Programming languages: Java, C#, C/C++, ObjC, JavaScript, PHP, Python, Ruby, Perl, Delphi, Object Pascal, Basic, Assembler.
  • SQL servers: MySQL, MS SQL Server, InterBase, SQLite, NoSQL :)
  • Software tools: Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Autocad, 3ds Max, Expression Web, Balsamiq, Notepad++
  • Network protocols: TCP/IP, UPD, IPX.
  • Hardware architectures: PC XT - Pentium X, ARM, ZX80, Arduino

As businessman and entrepreneur

  • Business tools: Google Analytics, Google Docs, Dynamics CRM, Salesforce, 1C.
  • Marketing tools: Google Adwords + Adsense, Facebook Insights, Alexa, SEMonitor, Robosoft, different affiliate programs.
  • E-commerce platforms: Paypal, Google Checkout, Digital River (Shareit, RegNow), Plimus, PayPro Global, Avangate, Ecwid, Etsy own merchant account.
  • Web tools: Domains and hosting, Google apps, Gmail, Webmaster tools.
1994 - 2000:

National Technical University of Ukraine - ""

  • Faculty: Aero-Space Systems.
  • Bachelor of Metrology and Gauging Equipment.
  • Master of Electronics (unfinished).
1984 - 1994:

School #170, Kiev, Ukraine.

Hobby Handmade, aero-modeling, fishing, guitar, programming, computer games, new technologies.