Brian was a founding director of F&J which opened its doors in 1992. Strong networking and customer service focus came from a career with CMA / Honeywell Bull, and was primarily responsible for the IT requirements of the Australian Airlines network as well as several leading mining companies.
The unique opportunity for a professional IT service company on the Gold Coast in the 90’s ensured a solid foundation and the culture of professional reliable service has endured to this day.
Future focus remains on providing solutions that are relevant to local Gold Coast and SE QLD Businesses that are innovative, proven and provide value for those businesses.
Brian originally completed an Electrical Engineering cadetship in Electronics and Communications with OTC / Telecom, and holds CNA, UNIX and Citrix Certifications as well as many platform specific certifications with HP, IBM and Lexmark..
Jay was the Network Administrator for Billabong Australasia for over 10 years. He was responsible for ensuring the continuity and reliability of their IT systems so that the company and its employees could get on with the business of making Billabong such a successful brand globally. He has a strong passion for Networks and as such, his clients in our region and beyond prosper from very reliable IT systems.
Jay’s industry qualifications include; Bachelor of Information technology, Microsoft Certified System Engineer, ACT! Certified Consultant, Certified Lotus Professional R5.
Jay can be contacted at email@example.com
Shelley joined the company in 1998 and is usually the first point of contact for our company. She works with our engineers in developing proposals for projects and is responsible for ordering all the software and hardware require. She then liaises with our clients to organise installation and ongoing maintenance. All administration and accounts matters are processed by Shelley. She has completed a Diploma in Business (Marketing) and is also on the Committee of the Medical Receptionist Association. With over 15 years of dedication to our clients, Shelley ensures our customers receive the service they’ve come to expect.
Shelley can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org
Daniel has been with F&J for 15 years and holds a senior technical and advisory role within the firm. He has strong knowledge in MS Small Business Server, Disaster Recovery, Server Migrations, networking technologies and IBM X-Series Servers. He looks after our larger clients with offices across the country.
Daniel’s industry Qualifications include: Microsoft Certified Professional, Microsoft SBS Certified, Cisco certifications and a Bachelor in Information Technology. Daniel also has training in StorageCraft Shadow Protect and VMWare ESXi.
Cameron has been with F&J for more than 12 years. He is one of our senior technicians with years of experience in maintaining and servicing Networks for our larger clients.
Cameron’s industry qualifications include; Microsoft Certified Professional, Microsoft SBS Certified, Cisco and Citrix certifications. Cameron also has training in StorageCraft Shadow Protect and VMWare ESXi.
Phillip is a recent addition to the F&J team, but has had years of experience in the IT field. He has been working with computers for over 8 years and has worked as a Network engineer for more than 5 years. Phil is a dedicated technician and believes in providing outstanding results for his clients and their business.
Phil's training includes several information technology diplomas and industry recognised certifications including Microsoft Certified Professional, Systems Administration and Networking Engineering. He is always developing his knowledge in the field through ongoing training to broaden his qualifications and skill set to serve our clients better.
Robert is a long serving part of the F&J team with over 12 years service. He has a long history in supporting clients with hardware and software related issues and excels in reliable service and repairs. For several years he worked as a production supervisor in a Fire alarm systems company. His role included fault finding, testing, manufacturing and installation. Robert's experience extends trough several previous roles, all with a strong electronics focus.
Robert is a keen surfer and loves to get out on a weekend when the conditions are favourable.
Roberts industry training includes CISCO support, Printer support and various other hardware products and brand. Robert is our primary technician completing work for such National Third Party providers as IBM, AWA, Promim and RSS.
Steve has been with F&J since mid 2012 and has a great mix of customer service and technical knowledge.
His industry experience includes Microsoft Certifications and a Bachelor Information Technology.
Dean is the newest member of our team and has an IT support
background specialising in Accounting software. He is very experience in
the IT service industry with over 14 years under his belt and counting.
Since the early 90's Dean has accumulated several industry qualifications including Bachelor of Information Technology, MYOB advanced training and is in the process of completing his CISCO and Microsoft Certifications.
On a personal note, Dean is an avid motor sports enthusiast and love watching Formula 1 racing.
Casey started with F&J as junior technician over 2 years ago and is responsible for our third party contracting jobs and internal repairs. He has many years of experience fixing and servicing electronics in the Marine and IT industries.
Casey has his CISCO certification and is currently studying for his latest Microsoft Certification.
Casey enjoys heading down to the beach and anything active and outdoors in his time off.
Matthew has been working as an ACT! Certified Consultant for Act Today since early 2010, and has developed a solid affinity with the Sage ACT! software. Matthew is passionate about assisting businesses to increase their productivity by formulating a tailored approach to managing their business contacts.
Matthew’s industry qualifications include; Bachelor of Information Technology and is also certified as an ACT! Consultant. He is also a Microsoft Certified Professional.
Matthew loves being active, including, having a hit of tennis, shooting hoops on the basketball court as well as catching the latest blockbusters on the big screen.
Matthew can be contacted at email@example.com
The quality of F & J's work in excellent and I would have no hesitation recommending them to any organisation or individual who requires computer services.– Chartered Accountants