ABOUT THE TEAM
Yes, we are actual people working here.
The techs at Armor Technologies come from a variety of industries and backgrounds, giving us the skills and experience needed to get the job done. We are a group of electronic technicians, engineers, systems administrators, web and graphic designers, social media managers, and programmers ready to bring you the best service possible.
Meet some of the people at Armor:
Owner Of Armor Technologies
Biography: David grew up in Harvey, Illinois, taking a wide array of art classes and dismantling unattended electronic devices. He attended Northern Illinois University, studying Electrical Engineering and Physics. While at NIU, David was an active member of the Robotics Club, Fencing Club, IEEE, ASE, and the International Microelectronics and Packaging Society. It was during his time at NIU that David started a tech repair shop in downtown DeKalb that has grown and expanded over the past 14 years to become Armor Technologies Local IT Department and Internet Marketing—a business providing repair of computers, cell phones, and other general electronics, as well as new computers, servers, internet marketing, web hosting, data back up, and a wide range of related IT services.
Media Marketing Manager
Biography: Marin moved to Batavia, IL as a child after a brief stint in Melbourne, Australia with her family. She attended school in the area until she decided to enroll at Northern Illinois University. Upon arriving at NIU and (finally) settling on a major, she became an active member of the Public Relations Student Society of America where she discovered her passion for all things marketing. Aside from her professional life, Marin's ultimate goal is to move further out West with her son and own an alpaca farm.
Education: BA in Organizational and Corporate Communications from Northern Illinois University
Hobbies: Cooking, spoiling her cat, hiking, and spending time with her son, Crew
Favorite Sci-fi Movie(s): Interstellar, Spaceballs, every ...
Senior Mobile Repair Technician
Biography: Miles has lived in the DeKalb and Rochelle area most of his life. He graduated from DeKalb High School and attended ITT Tech. He started working on electronic devices when he was a kid fixing controllers and video game consoles, and he hasn't stopped since!
Education: Attended ITT Tech
Hobbies: Video Games, Fantasy Football
Favorite Sci-fi Movie(s): Star Wars: Episode V—The Empire Strikes Back
Biography: Nathan grew up in the south suburbs of Chicago. After a time in the Navy working on electronics he has had experience in many careers including quality assurance, logistics, manufacturing, and maintenance. He wants to branch into Network Administration and Security Analysis. He believes that communication and technology are the keys for global sustainability.
Education: A.A.S. Electronics Technology SIU, A.A.S. Network Administration Kishwaukee College, Attended NIU
Hobbies: Philosophy/ Religion, Cooking, Disc Golf, Spoiling nieces/nephews
Favorite Sci-fi Movie(s): Solaris, Blade Runner, Star Wars: A New Hope
Lead Web Developer
Biography: Stephen grew up throughout the Midwest. He attended University of the Ozarks in Clarksville, Arkansas and has been programming ridiculous experiments since a young age. He had the honor of creating The Worst Calculator, which is available for free on Google Play.
Education: Attended University of The Ozarks
Favorite Sci-fi Movie(s): Hackers
Lead Ui Developer
Biography: Ryan was born and raised in Oregon, Illinois. He built his first gaming computer from parts he bought with a summer job at nine years old and has been hooked on the tech world ever since. He's an NIU graduate with a BS in Computer Science with minors in marketing and business administration, and he is passionate about front-end development, competitive gaming, and animals of all varieties. When he isn't in front of a computer honing his skills, he's spending time with his fiance and his dog. Ryan has worked in customer service for almost a decade, and as such has a passion for helping his clients, and making sure the job is done right.
Education: BS in Computer Science with Minors ...