Peter Ries


I’ve worked for software companies since 1994, providing technical support and then consulting for many clients. I love working with end users and managers to solve problems quickly and efficiently.

Business skills

  • Designing clever solutions and solving tough technical problems.
  • System architecture design, team management, agile project delivery.
  • Implementing large, complex systems for business and technical people, including customizations and integrations.
  • Mentoring new co-workers on process and software, tools and techniques.

Technical Skills

  • Languages: JavaScript, Python, SQL, ODBC/JDBC, Node, Npm, Git, Github
  • For NetSuite: SuiteScript, SuiteTalk SOAP and REST, SuiteBuilder, SuiteFlow, SuiteAnalytics Connect
  • OS/Hardware: Windows, Linux, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, Android, Arduino, Raspberry Pi
  • Learning: TypeScript, Go, VueJS

Work History

2012 - present : Oracle NetSuite - Consulting Technical Director in Customer Success with 10 years experience implementing and customizing NetSuite for Wholesale Distribution, Retail, Services and Software vertical clients. I’ve worked with more than 75 companies, helping them make NetSuite work for their needs, solving real-world problems with sales, purchasing, inventory, integrations and automations.

2005 - 2012 : Sopheon Corp. - Senior Technical Consultant, implementing and customizing Sopheon’s Technology Roadmapping product with defense contractors and high-technology manufacturers.

1994 - 2002 : Data Strategies, Inc. - I started as a know-nothing tech support rep and left as the manager of 8 Support Representatives eight years later.


  • BA in Graphic Design from San Diego State University 1989
  • AA in Computer Science from Mesa Junior College, San Diego CA 1991



  • Food For Thought Denver CO, 2017 - 2021
  • Kiwanis Club of San Marcos CA, 1999 - 2008 (President - 2007)