Our Staff

Technical Manager

Michael Jenkin

Michael Jenkin is the Technical Manager for BTP. He is also a Director and started the business in partnership with Sam Webster. Michael started working in IT in 1991, after leaving university. Since then he has worked in retail, wholesale, software development, security testing, project planning, corporate projects and many more technology roles. He has also written sections in a few technology books and had articles included in some key magazines including MacWorld.

Michael spent some time internationally, presenting solutions for Microsoft and has held many key roles in large projects. Whilst working with Microsoft, Michael had some key input into Microsoft Small Business Server and spent time in Redmond, WA at the Microsoft headquarters. Microsoft awarded Michael the Most Valuable Professional award 5 times in a row.

Working in the SMB sector, Michael has also won a SMB150 award for 2 years in a row. This places him in the top 150 IT professionals in the world, working in the SMB sector.

Michael is the APAC chairman for GITCA (Global IT Community Association). The volunteer organisation works with millions of IT professionals throughout the Asia Pacific region and their relationships with companies like Microsoft.

Michael's biggest project was providing IT services for the Australian Scout Jamboree (AJ2004).This was to provide IT and Telephony resources over 65 HA of scrub land in the Adelaide hills, to support 11,000 scouts and 3,000 leaders for 11 days.

Michael has taken up photography as a relief from IT and has had many photos published.

Michael is community focused and tries to do the best in all he does. He is a valuable member of the team

Manager

Johnny Landherr

Johnny has been with BTP for nearly 2 years now and is involved with the day to day operation of BTP, amongst many other duties. 

Johnny’s long history in customer service, has been a valuable asset for BTP.

Currently Johnny is studying to become a Certified Microsoft Licensing Specialist and is also training on all the latest Cloud and Hosted Technologies.

Johnny has been selling, training and installing Samsung Business Telephone Systems for over 11 years.

Johnny is also BTP’s Managed Print Services guru and knows all about telephone lines and mobiles.

Telecommunications Specialist

Brian Upitis

Brian has had over 20 years’ experience with Telstra as a Senior Technical Officer. Brian became involved with Samsung Communications 10 years ago and is now one of only a few with Master Technician status for Samsung Unified Communication Systems. 

Brian can advise you on all of your telecommunication requirements and how to integrate with your  I.T. infrastructure.

IT Specialist Green Team

Alex Turner

Alex is a valuable member of the BTP IT team. Alex came to us with a wealth of expeariance from HP. He leads the way with cloud based file synchronisation technologies and has proven to provide excellent onsite and remote support. Alex’s attention to detail and thirst for knowledge has seen him rise up amongst our ranks at great speed.

His friendly personality and helpful attitude has seen him become a client favourite.

IT Specialist Green Team

Michael Banjac

Michael brought forward thinking, disaster mitigation and continuity planning to BTP. If something goes wrong and you need something carefully recovered, Michael is the man of the moment. He brings a lifetime of expeariance and is very happy to pass on what he knows.

IT Specialist Blue Team

Raymond Jiun Yee Chin

Raymond has been with BTP since January 2013 and is already an intricate part of the BTP team.

Raymond has been instrumental in running IT facilities in many challenging situations. He has a wealth of experience in many sectors, in particular medical. Raymond has an outstanding ability to take on a challenge and see it through. 
 

Raymond is a key provider in our solutions.

IT Specialist Blue Team

George Moungos

We found George supporting the Westpac bank IT. He has a thirst for customer service and excelling in all he does. BTP is giving him the chance to expand his knowledge and we are challenging his technical skills to the highest degree. George has become a great trouble shooter and problem solver.

IT Specialist Red Team

Bill Balnaves

Bill comes to us from the corporate world. He is helping us sharpen our skills and supporting the team. Bill previously worked for Microsoft and is well known and respected.

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