Burdon - Web Designer - Barrie, ON, Canada

Mark Burdon

Barrie, ON, Canada


Web Designer


Cloudworker Solutions - Mark Burdon Sole Proprietor

Are you interested in a Web presence for your business but don't have the time or skills to use Content Management systems like WordPress or know where to have your Web site hosted securely and reliably? Cloudworker Solutions can provide a professional Web site for your business, ensure that it is up to the latest Mobile/Social Media standards and represent your brand on your terms.

We also provide Web and Mobile Solutions to get your business more productive, spend less time installing and managing hardware and software and more time with your customers. Stay current with your data, but don't be a slave to your information! Cloud solutions are always the current version and are open to integration with many of what you are currently using.

Work History


Cloudworker Solutions

September 2012 - September 2012

Cloudworker Solutions is focussed on helping small businesses to communicate more efffectively. Writing Web Content, designing Websites and helping to execute Digital Marketing campaigns is what we are about.

We've written articles for Startup Canada, Intuit, Techvibes and other Web destinations. Check out our blog site for samples of our work, PivotMagazine.ca or StartupCommunities.ca to get an understanding of some of the content we've curated and created.

Account Executive Specializing in Document Management/Capture

CriticalControl Solutions Inc.

January 2011 - August 2012

CriticalControl enables its clients to increase operational performance through enhanced control of critical business information. Through the balance of practicality, innovation and technology, CriticalControl transforms documents and electronic information into records – enabling clients to efficiently engage in developing their core business.

Information Security Solutions Sales Specialist


January 2010 - January 2011

Better security posture. Better compliance with standards and regulations. Better security decisions. Operating one of the world’s leading threat and vulnerability research labs, and powering the technology behind most of the top network security vendors, TELUS is a global leader in security products and services.

Canadian Public Sector Account Executive

Open Text Corporation

January 2007 - January 2009

My role was to build Open Text's footprint within Public Sector organizations in Canada..I was an Account Executive and I worked collaboratively with cross functional sales and services teams as well as Open Text VAR/Integrator partners. I moved oppportunities from identification to close and to ensure the best possible resources are assigned to implement and support the solution. I consistently met my revenue objectives and customer satisfaction metrics. I was involved in several successful proposals for government contracts as well as point solution sales.

Business Development Manager, Federal Government


January 2005 - January 2006

Business Development and Sales to Public Sector, as well as Legal and Commercial territories.Hummingbird was acquired by Open Text in October of 2006.

Solutions Sales Representative


January 1997 - January 2005

My responsibilities at IBM ranged from customer service to lead development and sales. My focus for the most part of my career was understanding customer requirements for enterprise solutions, from infrastructure through to application solutions. I built skills and understanding at IBM ranging from security, hardware, and business information management applications through to Software as a Service models.


Adobe Reseller

Looking for Adobe Creative Cloud, Photoshop, Illustrator or other solutions? Contact me via Skillpages!

Silicon Simcoe

Silicon Simcoe is a Real Life and Web Community that I have been working on for the Barrie/Innisfil/Orillia/Muskoka/Collingwood/Huntsville area to bring together IT professionals to help grow each other's business opportunities and success. If you are interested in being a member and live in the 705 area code region please visit www.siliconsimcoe.com, www.meetup.com/silicon-simcoe or follow us on Twitter via @Silicon_Simcoe I have designed animation, Web sites, social media campaigns and hosting live events.


RealtyPortal.ca is a Destination for Realtors and their clients to get properties listed that aren't necessarily ready to be featured front and central on MLS or ICX.ca If you are a Real Estate Professional seeking a means to promote your Commercial properties or skillset, get in contact with me!


CloudWorker.ca is a Web destination for tools, events and advice for professionals that work from home, client sites, cafes and airports via the internet to ensure they are productive and profitable.

Freshbooks, SharePoint Migrations

I have been helping customers leverage Cloud versions of SharePoint to better manage their documents and invoicing information.

Cloudworker Solutions

My main Web site, CloudworkerSolutions.ca provides information as to the products, solutions and services of my company. I offer a blog about things I know and care about, information about some of the products and services that I offer, as well as videos about Microsoft Office 365, Symantec, and my own company as below. The Step and Fetch IT video is from my original brand, Step and Fetch IT but is still relevant to most of the things I do.

Cloudworker Solutions

CloudWorker Solutions.ca is a Web site for people that work from home and other very small businesses. At the moment I am featuring Cloud and Mobile solutions that my company offers, while at the same time helping Barrie area small businesses to promote their own Web sites.


RealtyPortal is a Real Estate Web site for Commercial Real Estate Haves, Wants, and enables Realtors and Clients to connect to facilitate the listing of high value properties. You can also find articles and calendar listings.

Video Animations for Your Business

Do you have a business that doesn't necessarily fit in a thirty second elevator pitch? Are you interested in a fun, lighthearted way to explain your business? Contact Step and Fetch IT about a video like the one below where you can use your own voice or a "Text to Speech" set of voices to deliver your messages to customers, 24x7x365 without having to use your own thespian skills.


Are you an independent business entrepreneur that works from home on the internet? Are you in the Simcoe County and/or York Region area? Would you be interested in promoting your business for free and broadening your professional network? Visit my CloudWorker Directory site and register and we will create a profile for your business which is Mobile and Social Media Friendly. Interested in posting your blogs/expertise? I would be happy to discuss posting your articles to help drive traffic to your Web site and to facilitate connecting you with other professionals.

Qualifications & Certifications

Microsoft Cloud Services Partner

Microsoft Cloud Services Partner

Symantec Small Business Certified Security Specialist

Symantec Small Business Certified Security Specialist

Associates Degree

Loyalist College

Loyalist College

Aurora High School

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