Founded in 1995

DRM Development is headed up by Philip M Matusiak. Philip has been in the Information Technology field since 1990. He is certified in Microsoft, IBM, Comptia and CIW, to name a few. Philip has put his years of experience to work in a variety of different business models. Some of these include dance studio, manufacturing, accounting, agriculture, casino, industrial and professional firms. He also served and was Honorably Discharged from the United States Marine Corps where he served as a rifleman, ammo tech, explosives and supply chief, then was an active member in the Marine Corps League.

Before DRM Development, Philip consulted for a large Midwest consulting firm holding two different positions, Operations Manager, AS/400 Division and PC/Network Consultant. Philip served as an Assistant Network Administrator for Majestic Star Casino, a Lake Michigan boating casino.

Philip has been a certified trainer in the IT field since 1994. Besides DRM Development, Philip owns a technical training company in Central Iowa. He also has been an adjunct instructor for the Continuing Technical Education Department at Des Moines Area Community College, Des Moines Iowa, ONLC New Jersey and CertStaff Technical Solutions Miami Florida.

Real Case Work Examples for Philip M. Matusiak – IT Forensics Analysis and Expert Witness / Expert Witness Testimony
· Expert Witness Testimony – Michigan Public Intoxication – Forensic analysis of police dash cam video and testimony as expert witness in Michigan court.
· Network / Email Analysis – International Corporation – Examination and Network Tracking of compromised emails leading to multi-million dollar fraud of international auto parts organization. Case involved large banking organizations and international investigations, including China and Nigeria.
· Crime Scene and Video Enhancement / Data Analysis – Ohio Murder Trial – Case involved many aspects of analysis of crime scene video and height analysis of suspects in area in an Ohio murder trial. Also involved date / time stamp validation of multiple camera’s involved in analysis.
· Expert Witness Examination – Michigan Family Court Matter – Audio / Video examination and data analysis (meta data) of accused individual involving mature videos possibly being displayed to underage children.
· Forensics Investigation – Higher Education University located in State of Michigan – Investigation and analysis of student device and suspected submission of false online examinations.
· Expert Witness Examination Police Dash Cam Video – State of Michigan v. suspect – Case involved a police chase with fleeing suspect. Analysis of police dash cam video to identify suspect fleeing / suspect height and investigation of engineering specifications of suspected vehicle.

Philip started as an independent trainer / consultant in 1995 and is now in his 20th year as a business owner and supporter of local interests. Some of the organizations supported are:

Philip proudly supports local interests and groups such as:

  • Iowa Barnstormers – Corporate Sponsor
  • Iowa Stars AHL Hockey – Corporate Sponsor
  • Iowa Speedway
  • Blank Park Zoo
  • Living History Farms
  • Science Center of Iowa
  • Des Moines Botanical Center
  • Animal Rescue League of Iowa
  • Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge
  • Gumbo Limbo Nature Center
  • Equine Assisted Therapy’s of South Florida
  • St Joan of Arc Parish and School – Boca Raton Florida
  • St Joe’s Parish – Des Moines, Iowa
  • Nativity of our Savior Parish and School – Portage, Indiana
  • Saint Rita Parish – Wellington, Florida

Philip holds certifications across a broad range of IT and Business fields. Here are a few of his certifications and educational accomplishments

  • Microsoft – MCSE / MCP Certifications and Instruction
  • CIW – Certified Internet Webmaster
  • CIW – Certified instructor
  • Comptia – I-Net+
  • IBM – Certified Specialist I Series
  • Leviton – Fiber optic Specialist and Installation
  • Staff NCO Graduate – United States Marine Corps
  • Supply and Logistics – United States Marine Corps

Besides a businessman, friend and colleague, Philip is a competitive ballroom dancer, a runner and an English Hunter / Jumper and has a love for horses. Here are some of the most recent accomplishments he has been awarded:

2011 Living History Farms Run (Finish 117 / 1,256)

2012 Iowa Dancesport Classic Top Male Award
2012 Nebraska Invitational Top Gentleman Award
2013 Iowa Dancesport Classic Top Student Award

2012 Wisconsin State Dancesport Championships
4th Place American Smooth Scholarship
4th Place American Rhythm Championship

2012 Windy City Open
1st Place International Standard Championship

2012 Twin Cities Open
American Smooth  / American Rhythm

2013 Snow Ball
1st Place International Standard Championship

2013 Cascades Marathon (Finish 97/772)

2013 St. Louis Star Ball
2nd Place International Standard Championship

2013 Indiana Challenge
5th Place International Standard Championship

2013 Iowa Dancesport Classic
1st Place International Standard Championship
1st Place American Smooth Championship
1st Place American Rhythm Championship

2013 Wisconsin State Dancesport Championships
5th Place American Smooth Championship

2013 Valley Park Stables Summer “D” Series Show (with Black Velvet)
Pinned 5th in 4 out of 5 Hunter Classes

2013 Heart of America Dancesport Championships
1st Place International Standard A Championship
4th Place International Standard B Championship

2013 Valley Park Stables “D” Series Show (with Tess)
Pinned 3rd, 4th, 5th (2x), 6th (2x), 7th, 8th (2x)  – hunter / flat classes

2013 Cleveland Dancesport Challenge
1st Place International Standard A Championship
6th Place International Standard 3 Dance Scholarship

2013 Orange County (Los Angeles, CA) Dancesport Challenge
3rd Place International Standard A Championship
3rd Place International Standard B Championship
3rd Place International Standard A 3 Dance Scholarship
4th Place International Standard B 3 Dance Scholarship
Top 20 Dancesport Award

2013 Windy Ridge “D” Series Show (with Gadget)
Reserve Grand Champion
Pinned 1st , 2nd (2x), 3rd, 5th – hunter / flat classes

2014 Iowa Nebraska Hunter Jumper Association Awards
7th Place Overall / 2013

2014 Iowa State Patrol Half Marathon for Iowa Special Olympics

2014 Windy Ridge Spring Hunter / Jumper Show at Valley Park Stables – Presented by Lifeline (Gadget, Black Velvet)
Reserve Champion
Pinned 1st, 3rd (3x), 4th (3x), 5th (3x), 6th – hunter / flat classes

2014 Seven Bridges Latin Showcase Night, Boca Raton Florida.

2014 Valley Park Stables Spring Hunter / Jumper Show – Presented by Lifeline (Finn, Gadget)
Pinned 1st, 5th, 6th (2x), 8th – hunter / flat classes

2014 Valley Park Stables Late Summer Hunter / Jumper Show – Presented by Lifeline
Pinned 1st, 6th (2x), 8th (3x) – hunter / flat classes

2014 BK Beach Run – Miami Beach FL (17th Age Group / Top 10% Overall)

2014 Santa Hustle (Indianapolis, Indiana) (9th in Division, Finished 198 out of 2013)

2015 Run the Runway (Fort Lauderdale Florida)

2015 Iowa Nebraska Hunter Jumper Association – 7th Place Outreach Next Steps Equitation Division

2015 Iowa Nebraska Hunter Jumper Association – 4th Place Overall D Series Cross Rails Equitation

2015 Iowa Nebraska Hunter Jumper Association – 6th Place Overall D Series Equitation

2015 Human Race Hollywood Broadwalk, Hollywood, Florida

2015 Boca 5K – Spanish River Boca Raton, Florida (6th Age Group / Top 10% Overall)

With Melanie Gella of Salsa Des Moines, thru the CULTUREALL program, they perform and introduce to kids the cultural dances of Latin America. CULTUREALL™ is an Iowa-based non-profit organization nurturing youth to develop skill, readiness and grace in intercultural relations. They collaborate with schools, community groups and businesses to create experiences that immerse youth into new concepts and thought processes.

October 12, 2012 – Fairmeadows Elementary
February 14, 2013 – Jordan Creek Elementary
March 1, 2013 – Summitt Elementary
May 3, 2013 – St. Francis Assisi
June 14, 2013 – Culture Summer Camp – Windsor Heights Youth Program

A few other noteworthy accomplishments have been:

September 2011 – DMBR Showcase Formation Team

November 2011 – Chairman Marine Corps Birthday Ball

July 2003 – Certificate of Merit

September 2001 – Speaker – Midwest E-Business Conference Iowa State University Extension

November 1998 – USMC Commander’s Award – United States Marine Corps

June 1997 – USMC – Certificate of Commendation – United States Marine Corps

Iowa State University
Men’s Soccer 1990 – 1994

You can contact Philip at, or 954.657.1018.


Professional Experience
DRM Development, Inc. January 1, 1995 — Present

Director / IT Manager – Manage 100+ clients IT systems and administration

Database Engineer / Administration – Development, Administration and Report Writing using MS SQL 1997 – 2013, MySQL V 3, 4 and 5, Intuit Quickbase, Caspio Bridge, MS Access 95 – 2013 versions, including Office 365; MS Excel 95 – 2013 versions, including Office 365, IBM DB2/400 and IBM iSeries DB Development, Administration and Report Writing, 91 – 11 Versions, including IBM Lotus, Crystal Reports, BI Report Writing, Custom VB Reporting.

Programmer, Social Media Administrator, IT Consultant Programmer: Word Press, Drupal, Ruby on Rails, HTML, PHP, Merchant API, JAVA, XML, ASP, VB, CSS, Web, Mobile, API, IBM, SCORM e-Learning, Custom Applications. Social Media Administrator: Facebook, Facebook API, Facebook Ad Manager, Twitter, Twitter API, Twitter Ad Creation, LinkedIn, LinkedIn Ad Promotions, Pinterest, Tumblr, Google+, Google AdWords, Google Ad Manager, Word Press, Blogger, LiveJournal, Delicious, Diigo, Stubleupon, Plurk, VKontakte.

IT Consultant: Installation and design of local area networks, wide area networks and multiple location networks. Design and implement backup and recovery solutions. Project management on large scale network installations. Installation and configuration of network servers.

Desktop Customer Support: User and administration support of desktop users, server users, application support.

Business Administration: Marketing Campaigns, Cold Calls, Payroll, Accounting and General Office Duties.

Custom Business Application Support: SCORM, Caspio, Intuit Quickbase, Mysis Medical Billing, Casino App Development, Harris Data (IBM Manufacturing Software), Omron (robotic control).

Lunch and Learn / Small Group Technical Training

Technical Instructor – Onsite and online technical instruction in Google Adwords, Microsoft Project Advanced, Javascript, VBA Programming, Quickbooks, Google Advertising and all Microsoft Office applications, including advanced MS Access.

Des Moines Area Community College January 2002 — December 2007

Adjunct Instructor – Technical Continuing Education: Instructed coursework includes MCSE, MCP and MCDBA courses. Adobe Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Fireworks, Acrobat and Flash. Office Word, Excel, Access and FrontPage. Crystal Reports. ASP and VB Scripting. Intuit Quickbooks.

United States Marine Corps Veteran November 1990 — November 2012

USMC Reserve / Marine Corps League / Honorable Discharge
Marine Corps Reserve Medal
Selected Marine Corps Reserve Medal
National Defense Medal (Enduring Freedom)
Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (May 1999)
Additional Decorations
Staff NCO Academy Graduate
Organizer – Marine Corps Birthday Ball
Rifle Sharpshooter
Pistol Sharpshooter

Additional Work Experience January 1990 — December 2000

Projects and Corporations
Technical Instructor, New Horizons of Des Moines (1997 – 1999).  Technical Instruction in the 4 core Microsoft Windows NT courses, TCP/IP, IIS and the A+ Certification course. Instruction in the CIW (Certified Internet Webmaster) Program (CIW Certified Instructor).
Operations Manager Associated Computer Systems (1998 – 2000). Responsibilities included the installation of all models of the AS/400. This included CISC to RISC migrations, RISC to RISC migrations, Versions upgrades and OV/400 to Domino migrations. This also included all aspects of the AS/400 on a WAN and LAN, including TCP/IP implementation, Client Access installation and troubleshooting and Windows NT Integration on the AS/400. Responsibilities also included administration and installation of Lotus Domino 5.X servers and client implementation. Responsible for in-house administration and management.
Network / AS/400 Operations and Administration. Majestic Start Casino, Gary, Indiana (1996 – 1997). AS/400 Operations, Help Desk Support, AS/400 Report Writing, Microsoft and Novell Administration.

Training and Coursework

Staff NCO Academy Career Non Resident Graduate Marine Corps Institute Washington D.C. Leadership (7106B)
Personnel Administration (7104F)
Military Justice (7105F)
Drills and Inspections (7108E)
Operations (7110)
Tactical Communications (7103)
History (7109B)
Military Training (7107C)

Sergeants Course Staff NCO Academy Marine Combat Development Center Quantico VA
Nuclear Biological Chemical Measures
Battle Skills Weapons
Metal Working Construction
Print CAD
Personal Finance Leadership Fundamentals
Supply Management

MCSE Current Technologies Computer Learning Center
Internetworking TCP/IP (688)
Supporting Windows Server Enterprise Technology (689)
Administering Windows (803)
Supporting Core Technologies (922)
Configuring IIS Server (936)
Networking Essentials (NETESS)


Upper Iowa University / Iowa State University / Indiana University / University of Phoenix
Management, Accounting and Engineer


Leviton Voice and Data Certified Installer
CIW Certified Internet Webmaster Professional
CIW Certified Internet Webmaster
CIW Certified Instructor
BM Certified Specialist
Comptia I-Net +
Microsoft Certified Professional

Honors and Commendations

Speaker – Midwest E-Business Conference Iowa State University Extension September 2001
Chairman Marine Corps Birthday Ball November 2011
Certificate of Merit Mel-co July 2003 Excellence in Database Development
USMC Commander’s Award United States Marine Corps November 1998
USMC – Certificate of Commendation United States Marine Corps – Operation Rolling Thunder June 1997


Erich Speckin, President Speckin Forensics Hollywood FL
June Blake, Ogrady Realty Highland Beach FL
Mel Schettler, President Mel-co West Des Moines IA
Bob Seeley, Realtor Iowa Realty Des Moines IA
Bill Van Sloun, President Superior Staffing Clive IA