Founded BoomTech after moving to the United States from Switzerland at the age of 24. His clients say he operates his business like a “Swiss Clock!” because he has a very detail-oriented process that allows him to come up with a technology solution to his client’s problems no matter what it takes.
“I am passionate about solving problems for our clients – and then seeing those solutions implemented to make their businesses run better. I feel like we are part of our clients’ companies, and that’s a great feeling knowing that we are here for them and they trust us with all their IT needs.”
Philipp is a family man with 2 daughters and a son, and can be found enjoying time with the kids at the pool or zoo many weekends. When time allows, he likes to play beach volleyball, go wakeboarding, and play ping pong and basketball.
- Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE)
- Microsoft Certified System Administrator (MCSA)
- Microsoft Small Business Specialist (SBSC)
- Microsoft Certified Processional CompTIA A+ (MCP)
- Bachelor of Science in Electronic Engineering
Favorite Superhero: Batman
Kevon knew he wanted to go into a career involving computers from an early age, after driving by the University of Technology in Jamaica with his mom and sister every day. He’s known for embracing obstacles and never backing down from a challenge. When a client loses their data, he’s an expert at getting it back and recovering the lost information.
“I love working in an environment that is always changing. It’s so much fun to come to work every day and have a new challenge to overcome or something new to learn.”
On the weekends, Kevon can be found in the theater or shooting pool. He’s also passionate about photography and often has a camera in hand to capture the world around him.
- Continuum Certified IT Expert
- BSC Information Technology
Favorite Superhero: Captain Planet
Senior System Administrator
Brent was a Marine Biology major at the University of Boca Raton who turned into a technology expert after he was introduced to his first Windows computer in 1991. His curiosity led to a technology hobby, then into a job with GeoTek Communications, and then into a career with BoomTech.
“I am always excited to see new ways of doing things that we have struggled with in the past. In turn, I enjoy showing new technology to my clients to help make their workflow easier to manage.”
Brent and his wife share a common interest in hockey games and cars (particularly Ford and Ford racing). When he’s not working, he can be found at his friend’s shop working on cars, scouring the junk yard for parts for cars, or relaxing in his recliner watching football or racing.
- Microsoft Certified System Engineer
- Microsoft Certified IT Specialist (Office 365, Small Business Server 2008)
- Certified SonicWALL Security Administrator
Favorite Superhero: Underdog
Tony experimented as a systems administrator and consultant with his own business for 23 years before deciding to join BoomTech’s team and get back to where the action is.
“I absolutely love working with people, from business owners to end users. I have a knack for developing relationships with people and enjoy collaborating with coworkers and clients.”
Tony can be found at sporting events after work hours or enjoying italian food with family and friends.
- Continuum Certified IT Expert
- Ruckus WiSE Wi-Fi Certification
Favorite Superhero: Superman
South African native with a strong passion for computers and IT since the young age of twelve. Niel started working in the IT industry just two weeks after graduating High school and has there for the past eleven years all while taking courses part time. Some of his course work includes an A+, N+, HTML and Microsoft SQL Server.
"It gives me a deep satisfaction to see a business thrive because of what we do and how well we do it... Technology should be there to give back more time and life to its users, not create more complications."
Niel is a massive foodie and can be found at the nearest wine or music festival. He enjoys outdoor activities such as scuba diving, golf, underwater hockey and squash.
Favorite Superhero: Thor
Junior Systems Administrator
Born in Colombia and raised in New Jersey. Juan studied Mass Communication in Radio and Television Broadcasting while attending William Paterson University in New Jersey. He moved to Boca Raton in 2000 and attended Keiser University where he graduated with a degree in Applied Science in Computer Network Engineering. He developed a great interest for the Information Technology field thereafter and began working out of school doing Notebook and Home Networking Support for Compaq.
"I enjoy working with people and being able to help them solve their problems is one of the most satisfying elements of my job. The constant challenges in the ever growing technology field makes it always exciting for me and I get a kick out of learning something new"
Juan spends his spare time with his family and staying active. He loves playing basketball with his seven year old, going to the beach, riding bikes and going to the movies. When he's at home he enjoys listening to his vinyl collection and now has over 800 albums to choose from.
Favorite Superhero: He-Man
Hennie van Wyk
Junior Systems Administrator
Also South African native, Hennie has been working with people since he started his career in IT. Being the field engineer for most of the 9 years in the industry, he has always been set on giving the best possible service for any client and giving a smile to people he works with. He started with courses including A+, N+ and MCP, and then continued with website design being familiar with php designing.
"I am blessed with an amazing team to work with and to be part of a business that believes in true customer service, the way I believe in it. We are here to provide not only the best service possible, but to build a good relationship with anyone we work with."
Hennie has a big dream of summiting Everest in 2019 and is busy with a 5 year program including triathlons, rock climbing and special gear training. He also loves his wine, coming from South Africa, which is known for their good wine vineyards.
Favorite superhero: Deadpool
Marline has worked for a wide variety of companies over the last 20 years, but always in an accounting and financial management role. Her love and experience with numbers keeps her on the accounting career path.
“I enjoy using my knack for numbers to help resolve transactions and account reconciliation for my clients.”
Outside of work, Marline enjoys spending time with her children, networking, traveling, and furthering her knowledge with additional studies. She also spends time doing humanitarian work.
- MBA in Accounting
- MBA in Global Management
- QuickBooks Certified
Favorite superhero: Wonder Woman