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​​Current Responsibilities
For the last eighteen years, Ismail Teke has worked on technology infrastructure projects for the likes of Time Warner, AOL, and Madison Square Garden developing cutting edge platforms for delivering communications, broadcasting and traditional IT services.  From high speed communications networks, boutique recording studios, media-rich brand environments and lights-off data centers, Ismail has directed the design and construction of unique technology solutions to address client needs for the long term while also addressing the immediate needs. Currently, Ismail  is responsible for the Technology component of Madison Square Garden Transformation Project in the heart of New York City.  Responsibilities include project management and implementation of information technology, media systems, broadcast facilities, IPTV-based content distribution, high-definition media/signage displays, card access security and CCTV systems, lighting control, and building management systems. 

Experience
Prior to joining JLL, Ismail managed capital construction and IT infrastructure projects at Time Warner. These projects include; Time Warner Center at Columbus Circle in New York City where Ismail was involved with project administration for IT systems and infrastructure, consolidating the business requirements of three different business units into a cohesive solution to satisfy the immediate and long-term business needs of all.  Disciplines involved in this project ranged from cabling infrastructure to wired/wireless LAN/WAN design and implementation, hybrid-VoIP telephony system, data center, desktop upgrade, new server infrastructure, CNN broadcast and black-box studios and successful migration of services and users to new facility.  In addition, Ismail project managed other projects within Time Warner such as: Time Warner Cable executive offices construction, AOL headquarters at 770 Broadway which included a recording studio and editing facilities, and restacking of corporate offices in D.C.  Prior to managing construction projects at Time Warner, Ismail Teke was a senior network engineer and project manager focused on IT projects involving enterprise-wide network architecture design and deployment.

Before Time Warner, Ismail was a senior network engineer with International Network Services [INS].  While at INS, Ismail provided network engineering services to various financial and media clients, assisting in network utilization reporting, redesign of networks, deployment of new technologies and .extending network coverage to new sites, while providing level 3 support to operations team.

Education and Affiliations 
Ismail holds a Masters in Information Systems and a B.E. in Electrical Engineering from Stevens Institute, Hoboken, NJ.  Ismail also received a Certificate in Strategic Project Management from Stevens Institute while completing his Master’s degree.