Entries by David Lewien

End of Support for Windows XP

David Lewien – Wednesday, March 13, 2013  Microsoft is discontinuing support for Windows XP SP# and Office 2003 on April 8, 2014. This means that Microsoft will not provide automatic fixes, updates, or online technical assistance beyond that date. If you are currently using the Windows XP or Office 2003 operating systems, it is critical […]

We’re Hiring!

Position Job Title: Systems Engineer Primary Focus: Information Technology / Systems Administration Position Type: Full Time Go West IT provides comprehensive IT support to small and medium sized businesses in the Denver Front Range region. Customers rely on Go West IT to fill the roles of systems/network/telephony administration, solution provider, IT consultant, and outsourced CTO. Our customers expect […]

Lunch with Tom Nalen to benefit KIPP Denver

Former Denver Bronco, five time Pro Bowl, two time Super Bowl winner, and radio talk show host Tom Nalen took some time out to support the Denver KIPP schools. Tom donated a lunch date to be auctioned off at the annual KIPP Denver charity auction and Go West IT was pleased to win lunch with Tom […]

853 Office 365 users and counting…

Go West IT has been supporting Microsoft Exchange for a long time.  Our network engineers and support desk has an immense amount of experience with Exchange.  That skill set continues to evolve as our customers move to the cloud and onto hosted Exchange platforms.  As of April 30, 2013, Go West IT has helped 38 customers with 853 users move to […]

Meet The Go West Team – Erin Michalak, Dispatcher

We’d like to introduce you to Erin Michalak, the Go West IT Dispatcher. Erin is responsible for answering our phones and assigning client tickets to the engineers and the service desk. She ensures that our customers receive a timely response to every inquiry and that the right resources are aligned for each task. Erin has […]

Meet Go West Team Member Antonio Escamilla

We’d like to introduce you to Antonio Escamilla, one of the Go West IT Network Engineers. Antonio helps our customers make the most of their technology by assisting them with everything from routine tasks, such as configuring new users and computers, to major infrastructure changes, such as server deployments, network design/redesign, and business relocations. Antonio […]

Meet Go West Team Member Kyle Biggs

We’d like to introduce you to Kyle Biggs, one of the Go West IT Network Engineers. Kyle is also a Go West IT shareholder. Kyle began his career in telecommunications as a field technician for Qwest. Later, he earned the Microsoft MCSE and Cisco CCNA certifications, which supported progression in Information Technology, a field in […]

Meet Go West Team Member Doug Lund

We’d like to introduce you to one of the newest members of the Go West IT team, Doug Lund. Doug is a Network Engineer with 17 years of experience in the technology industry. Prior to joining Go West IT earlier this month, Doug managed a local ISP, engineered multiple call centers and ran his own […]

Meet The Go West Team – Matt Staats, Director of IT Services

We’d like to introduce you to Matt Staats, the Go West IT Director of IT Services. Matt is responsible for facilitating responsive, efficient, and thorough resolution of customer support requests, implementing standard operating procedures based on industry best practices, and ensuring the successful and timely completion of customer IT projects. Matt has over 15 years […]

Meet Go West Team Member Jason Prutch

We would like to introduce you to Jason Prutch, a Senior Network Engineer and shareholder at Go West IT. Jason is responsible for our Community Bank clients as well as the GWIT internal IT infrastructure. Jason graduated from CU-Boulder in 1999 with a BS in Business Administration with an emphasis in Information Systems. He accumulated […]