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Our Team

Ownership

Rick DavisChief Executive Officer

Rick Davis is Insight Technologies Chief Executive Officer and an owner. Rick began his technical career in 1980 with the founding of TELTEC, a telephone system sales and support company. In 1992 Rick merged TelTec with another technology company and directed the growth of that company to a 105 employee organization. After spending three years with a publicly traded technology company, Rick joined Insight Technologies in 2004 and became a partner in the firm with Don and Brian.

Rick’s experience in designing and implementing enterprise level technology solutions has resulted in Insight Technologies emerging as a “go to” technology solutions company in the Red River Valley and regionally. Rick has received numerous industry awards and also serves as an advisor to several Boards of Directors.

Brian BurkettChief Operating Officer

Brian Burkett has been actively involved in the technology field for the past 27 years, earning several certifications in related IT fields. In Brian’s past, he has worked as inside and outbound sales, along with product procurement, and all areas of the IT services field. After several years as Insight Technologies CIO, Brian has recently moved up to the Chief Operating Officer’s role. Brian is actively involved in the day to day operations of both offices and oversees a great staff in all are of the business. Brian has participated in numerous national technology conferences and is constantly staying alert of technology trends and how those trends might better serve our clients.

Outside of the office, Brian works with several not for profit organizations promoting youth programs and assisting with development initiatives.

Sales

Mark WestacottBusiness Development

As a Business Development representative for Insight Technologies, Mark Westacott has spent the last 9 years working with businesses to design, purchase, and implement technology solutions to solve their needs while always keeping in mind the client’s vision. His primary responsibilities include initial contact, relationship building and maintaining communications as a trusted partner. Mark values being involved with all aspects of his clients IT infrastructure, and prides himself on knowing all he can about a client’s IT Infrastructure.

Scott CampbellBusiness Development

Scott graduated from NDSU with a Masters of Architecture and, as a native of Grand Forks, knows the importance of hard work and solid business relationships. His experience in business management has provided an excellent foundation for Insight's solution-focused approach. Scott enjoys working with business owners to assist them in the implementation their short term and long term technology goals.

IT

Jeremy VanDykeVP of Information Technology

Jeremy Van Dyke has been working in the IT industry for over 15 years. His team includes Dispatch, Service Desk, Bench Technicians, Field Technicians, and Systems Engineers. He works closely with our Business Development representatives to provide solutions that make our clients businesses run more efficient.

Dispatch

Our client’s first point of contact is our dispatch center. They maintain the schedule for all of our technical resources. With over 35 years of experience our dispatch personnel will schedule the right technician to keep systems operating efficiently.

Engineers

Our team of certified engineers are ready to assist our clients with their advanced technology needs. They have extensive experience and are certified on Microsoft Servers and Messaging, VMware virtual infrastructure, Citrix XenApp, Citrix XenDesktop, WAN/LAN/VLANs, and remote access technologies. When the networks require advanced skills our engineers are the perfect resource.

Technicians

Insight Technologies technicians are all A+ certified – an industry standard for technical competence. Whether onsite or remote our technicians work with our clients to install, maintain and repair computers, printers, phones, surveillance systems, firewalls and many other devices on the network. Our team of professionals have the right tools to keep hardware running, minimize downtime and improve productivity.

eBusiness

Kent GrueneichVP of eBusiness

Kent Grueneich is the Vice President for Insight Technologies' eBusiness division. As VP of eBusiness, Kent develops the technical requirements and details of projects while aggregating ideas to form a cohesive vision for projects. Kent works with the team to ensure that each member is empowered to do their best work. Part of his time is also spent doing development work to help ensure quality of the final product.

Sarah PaulWeb Project Manager

Sarah is the newest addition to our eBusiness team. In her role as Web Project Manager she coordinates the details that transform your idea into reality. Sarah’s uber-organizational skills and focus on customer satisfaction make her a natural for the job. Favorite words? On-time. On-budget. Chocolate. Exceeds expectations.

Blake GrueneichWeb Developer

Blake falls somewhere between graphic designer and programmer. He’s responsible all things front-end, is driven by usability, and enjoys focused, sensibly designed systems. Most of his time is spent making things interact or appear in accordance with our client’s desires and expectations.

Steve GibbsWeb Developer

Steve Gibbs is a front-end and back-end web developer who enjoys working on a variety of projects. He also considers himself a detective, tracking down issues, and coming up with solutions for a variety of needs. In his free time he enjoys development projects to learn new things, and improve his skill set.

Brian WardwellWeb Developer

Brian Wardwell is a native of Fargo with passions for front-end and back-end development, user interface and user experience design, as well as graphics and aesthetics. He is a musician: playing guitar, keyboards/synthesizers and vocals. He is a hobbyist photographer and has a love of psychology and philosophy, especially ethics. On his free time, he also works on other development projects to expand his skillset and experiment.