Company History

timeline

Sam Gridley starts the business in his living room
Partnered with local computer dealer to provide installation services
Received Novell Silver partner certification
Moved to 500 square foot Citron Street location in Honolulu
First Big Island Customer, Mauna Lani Resort
First Maui Customer, Hyatt Regency Maui
Paul Ventura partners with Sam to become Intech employee #2
Opened Cabling Department with cabling of Kapalua Bay Hotel
Installed one of Hawaii’s 1st webcams at Mauna Lani Bay Hotel
Incorporation papers filed in state of Hawaii
First Cisco Wireless project – linked 3 buildings at Mauna Lani Resort
Novell Gold partner certification
First Kauai customer, Wilcox Memorial Hospital
First Yellow Page ad, only “word of mouth” advertising before that
Moved to 700 square foot Kaimuki location in Honolulu
Intech becomes hardware and software reseller to provide one-stop shop
Registered as a Microsoft Reseller
Began reselling Dell servers and workstations
Became Cisco Partner
Installed comprehensive dispatching and help desk software system
Expanded into 2200 square foot Kapiolani Blvd. office in Honolulu
Launched Worry-Free IT, automated network maintenance and support
Officially opened programming department
Equipped all engineers with wireless PDA phones for faster dispatching
Received Microsoft Small Business Specialist Certification
Launched Worry-Free Spam Filter to keep our customers’ email clean
Moved into 2800 square foot office in McCully area of Honolulu
New Intech web site launched
Launched Worry-Free Firewall, realtime virus scanning and web blocking
Achieved Microsoft Gold Certification
Launched Worry-Free Backup, automated backup and disaster recovery
Officially opened our Business Development Department
Selected as one of Hawaii’s “Fastest 50″ growing businesses by PBN
Selected as one if Inc. Magazine’s Inc 5000, we were #2627 nationally!
New website and newsletter launched.