Meet Our Team

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Meet Our Team2018-03-13T19:18:48+00:00
Justin MurphyCEO
MBA, BSM (Bachelor of Science in Management) – Pepperdine University

Justin oversees the operations and business strategy of the company. His philosophy is simple, support the employees so they can support the clients. The result is a team of engineers and developers who are not only talented but who are also inspired to deliver the best IT solutions.

Justin earned his MCSA certification (Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator) in addition to serving in highly technical roles for nearly two decades. Combined with his business degrees, he has a unique ability to pinpoint the needs and challenges of a business and implement the appropriate technology solutions.

• More than 15 years of experience
• Started career in PC repair
• Served as lead engineer
• Supported over 100 small and medium businesses in the Washington, D.C. area
• Built and sold MSP business in Washington, D.C.
• Earned his MBA with a concentration in finance

Dave BaderVP of Business Development
Dave is exceptional at customer service and client relationships. He brings over two decades of business, sales, and marketing experience to the team where he has delivered solutions to thousands of businesses. His knack for identifying the needs of clients and delivering solutions is a talent that has proven invaluable to JNT Tek.

• Worked in both small business and enterprise sales
• Delivered solutions to thousands of clients
• Has worked in IT Sales for over two decades

Tim Kukhmazov Cloud Architect & Engineer
It’s not easy to find someone who understands both programming and hardware—we were lucky enough to be able to do that. Tim has 10+ years of experience in cloud computing and automation systems. He is skilled at helping companies run efficiently by developing and implementing automation tools.

• Began career as a software developer
• Built automated systems for businesses to connect internal inventory systems to Amazon shopping systems
• Switched career to infrastructure automation where he developed server automation tools using AWS, Chef, vRealize Operations, Microsoft Systems Center
• Supported and maintained high-availability databases and mission critical systems for the mortgage industry

Ryan Dermody Virtualization Architect & Engineer
VCAP, VCP-6NV, VCP5-DCV, VCP5-DT (VMware certifications)

Ryan’s passion for technology makes him a perfect fit at JNT Tek IT Solutions. Besides his extensive knowledge in IT systems, it’s his ability to work as part of a team that makes him a valuable asset. When our clients need cost-effective, easy-to-understand solutions, Ryan is our go-to guy.

• Started career in service desk
• Worked as an engineer before becoming a lead engineer
• Built systems with 2,000+ employees for VDI
• Built virtualized systems with 1,000+ servers

Vlad PetrovHelpdesk Engineer
Vlad is our go-to representative on the east coast. His knowledge of IT systems partnered with his dependable customer service and support make him a key member of our team.

• More than 15 years of IT experience
• Started his career in service desk
• Built a career by managing and supporting small- and medium-sized businesses’ IT strategies
• Worked his way up to engineer and lead engineer
• Became IT director for several prominent non-profits in Washington, D.C.

Vlad received his Bachelor of Science in Economics from George Washington University.

Jorden Levine Helpdesk Engineer
Jorden helps our west-coast clients run at their best by delivering friendly and prompt service. He’s one of the first people the client speaks to when they require assistance and ensures they receive timely and friendly service.

• More than 10 years of end-user support experience en route to becoming a valuable service desk engineer
• Started career as a Jr. Service Desk Technician
• Worked his way up to lead service desk and executive support

Jim ForresterSecurity & Risk Engineer
CISSP, GIAC Certified Penetration Tester, GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst, Cisco Certified Network Associate

Jim brings over 15 years of information security knowledge and experience to the JNT team. As the head of information security for JNT, he oversees and guides our clients on best practices, security strategy, and risk management. Previously, Jim worked for movie studios, financial institutions, and healthcare companies and was directly responsible for helping to implement and support the security and compliance systems for these organizations. Jim also has experience as an ethical hacker which allows him to have a better understanding of what organizations need to protect.

• Over 15 years of IT Security experience
• Extensive experience with HIPAA and SOX requirements
• Ethical hacking experience
• Managed enterprise security for financial, healthcare, and movie studios

Stanley SendersSales and Marketing: Account Manager
Stanley is an excellent communicator who makes complex IT concepts easy to understand. With more than 30 years of IT experience covering sales, marketing and management, he helps educate our clients while pinpointing their exact needs. By doing so, he ensures our team delivers the right solutions for our clients while remaining within budget.

• Started and sold IT services and data recovery business
• Built business to support over 100 customer accounts
• Delivered solutions for the small to medium business market

Stanley received his Bachelor of Science in Business Management from the University of Maryland.

Greg HantginWindows & Cloud Engineer
Microsoft MCTS, Security Clearance, DISA Host Based Security Suite (HBSS) Admin Certified

Greg brings over 15 years of systems integration and enterprise technology experience to the team. He is a US Air Force Veteran with a keen eye for detail. Greg is directly responsible for overseeing customer IT strategy and aligning customers to technology trends. He is highly technical and has extensive experience in management, which makes him a great fit for the position he’s in. Greg’s passion for his work shows in the quality he consistently produces as well as the great customer service he delivers.

• US Air Force Veteran with over 15 years of experience
• Worked in large enterprises with over 3,000 + employees
• Managed and developed a cloud solutions team
• Delivered systems and solutions in the financial services industry

Eric EricksonNetwork Engineer
CCNA & MCSE

With over 25 years of experience working in the IT industry, Eric plays a critical part on the JNT team. His extensive experience designing, implementing, and maintaining complex network infrastructures has proven to be invaluable. Eric started his career in the enterprise space supporting both Juniper and Cisco based networks. He has designed and implemented large, multipoint networks using technologies such as MPLS, QoS, VPN, packet shaping, and more.

• Worked in large enterprises with over 3,000 + employees
• Developed and implemented network architecture and design
• Experience with a vast array of networking technologies
• Over 25 years of experience