Joel Ferkul, BCom (Hons)
Joel is instrumental in the development and ongoing maintenance of Westcourt Capital Corporation’s database and client reporting software, as well as in automating and documenting business processes to streamline Westcourt’s operational procedures. He leads research into and implementation of Westcourt’s third-party technology infrastructure.
While completing Ryerson University’s Co-op Program in Information Technology Management, Joel completed multiple work terms in various technical positions. During these work terms he became familiar with different systems and technologies including SQL, HTML, Sage ERP, and SharePoint. He gained experience developing web based application solutions, managing ERP and CRM systems, analyzing business goals to develop and upgrade network solutions and infrastructure to align with project requirements, as well as, creating systems documentation and testing systems during implementation. Joel has also designed and modified relational database schemas using Microsoft Access and has developed SQL queries to mine the data.
Joel completed his last co-op work term with Westcourt and continued to work part time with Westcourt while completing his last two co-op school terms. Joel graduated from Ryerson University in 2016 with an Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) co-op degree specializing in Business Technology Management.