Our Management Team George Waters President As President of GWANDA, George focuses primarily on business development, operations and project management. George specializes in providing solutions and support for clients with complex technology needs. George has been working with Information Technologies professionally for over 15 years. His experience in networking technologies, topologies, protocols and media range from switched and L3 LAN’s to Frame Relay and MPLS WAN’s to Wireless MAN’s to IP Based Telephony. His experience with operating systems spans most of the history of Microsoft from MS-DOS to present, with a considerable amount of Netware and some Unix along the way. George founded George Waters & Associates in 2002, which was transformed into GWANDA , LLC in 2004 with the assistance of Rob Miller. George has a broad range of certifications including Novell, Microsoft, Cisco, HP/Compaq, Lucent, CompTIA and Nortel. George’s current interests are primarily security related technologies and the radio broadcast industry, in which he has performed considerable work. Rob Miller Vice President As Vice President of GWANDA, Rob oversees all of the day to day operations. Rob focuses on providing cost effective technology solutions and support to small and medium businesses with a specialty in cloud services. Rob has over 13 years of computer networking experience. He began his career working in the Road Runner division for Time Warner Communications. He rose through the ranks eventually settling at Tier 3 Support. He then went on to a Network Administrator position for US Trading Center, the US sister company to Electrocycling GmbH. With a desire to widen his experience by supporting more and more varied types of networks, Rob joined up with George Waters in 2003. The two of them then founded GWANDA, LLC in 2004. Currently, Rob is a Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Admin, as well as an MCSE on Windows 2003 and 2000. He also holds the Microsoft Small Business Specialist and Allworx certifications. Rob specializes in mobile, virtualization, and cloud technologies. Ryan O’Rourke Service Manager As Service Manager of GWANDA, Ryan oversees the service department. Ryan specializes in customer care, optimizing work flow, and providing solid business solutions. Ryan has over 10 years of computer networking experience. He began his career working in Indiana for a small computer service company as a Helpdesk Technician. He quickly became a Network Technician and has remained focused on business networks while also expanding to other areas. Ryan also performs light programming and custom scripts for managed clients. Ryan joined up with GWANDA, LLC in 2008. Currently, Ryan is a Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator, and a Cisco Express Foundation Sales Specialist. He also holds A+ and Network+ certifications.