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Fred is an Electrical Engineer from Tufts University and a graduate of Harvard PMD Program who brings to MediaExx more than 30 years of experience managing technical operations at companies including IBM, Honeywell and Data General.
He founded and is current president of Cochrane Data Works, a business solutions, database and remote desktop solutions company.
Fred Cochrane, Co-founder.
Fred is an Electrical Engineer from Tufts University and a graduate of Harvard PMD Program who brings to MediaExx years of experience in technical operations at IBM, Honeywell, and Data General.
He founded and currently runs his own company, Cochrane Data Works.
Fred Cochrane, President, ...
Fred Cochrane, President, Ceo and Founder
Fred is an Electrical Engineer from Tufts University and a graduate of Harvard PMD Program who brings more than 30 years of experience managing technical operations at companies including IBM, Honeywell, and Data General.
He founded and is current president of Cochrane Data Works, a business solutions, database, and cloud solutions company.
Contoocook Lake Area Preservation Association
8 of 12 were present, including: Ted Covert, Bev Covert, Fred Cochrane, John Fries, Amy Pfeil, Carolyn West, Elizabeth Titus, Tonya Albee (for part of the meeting)
remains on the Board but resigned his
responsibilities for the Diver Weed Removal program and the Lake Host Program due to burn out and competing demands.
to make diving program equipment available.
Board acknowledges and expresses sincere gratitude to Fred Cochrane
dedication and passion and contributions that made the Lake Host and Diver Weed Removal programs successful.
strongly recommends use of "dash unit" to facilitate weed removal.
A joint venture with the NH Lakes Association
( Andrea Lamereaux Outreach Director from NH Lakes) may be possible.
reviewed success in Wolfeboro (8 dives, 4800 gallons of milfoil, with use of dash unit) in comparison with Jaffrey ( 8 dives, 580 gallons, used dash unit once).
further recommends coordination of diver removal and chemical treatment.
can no longer lead this program, he
expressed willingness to train a replacement.
provided further recommendations for continuation of this program, including: Ted Aldrich, only person in state certified to train divers, is counting on income, is a top flight guy, and should be retained.
has names of people who were in dive program from last year, but did not call because Ted A. had contacts.
has provided boat for Ted A's training.
To date, Ted Covert has served as the unpaid organizer (signing off on reports, sending them to the state) and Fred Cochrane has been the program manager as well as one of several lake hosts.
Note that Fred Cochrane
has only been compensated for his
time spent on lake host duty.
In discussion after Tonya left , Fred
proposed that the Lake Host program be discontinued due to burn out from the personal demands of this and other activities, lack of Board support, and due to his skepticism based on his experience, about reliance on unpaid labor.
Ted Covert and Fred Cochrane
announced their plan to attend the Jaffrey
Selectman meeting on Monday, October 12.