Mike Keene started Entré in 1984; he has been the owner and director of this computer company for 30 years. Mike has enjoyed his coaching of youth and high school sports, particularly soccer. He continues to enjoy his community service projects, and likes reading non-fiction. At the very top of his list for current enjoyment is recreating with his family and close friends in the Montana/South Dakota outdoors—road and mountain biking, skiing, hiking, running, and horseback riding. Mike is thankful to his Entré staff and great business friends—they make Entré possible!
Lisa Von Laven
Lisa has been a part of the Entré team for eleven years now. She manages the training division of Entré and is the project manager for our software development contracts. When not working, networking or volunteering her time, Lisa enjoys a great round of golf or a day of downhill skiing. Her dog, Zoey, keeps her in shape by playing catch and taking her for long walks.
Ben recently joined Entré as a Network Administrator in December of 2013. He has been in the industry for over 10 years and served in the United States Marine Corps where he worked as a Network Administrator in Kaneohe Bay, HI. Originally from MT, Ben is also a devoted outdoorsman. He enjoys snowboarding, hiking, hunting, fishing and camping.
Veronica joined Entré in April of 2013. Her primary role is Partner Relations and Customer Service. She has been in the Customer Service industry for over 15 years and has also trained soft skills and technical skills. On her spare time Veronica enjoys working out, walking her dogs "Bear" and "Sassy", mountain biking and being outdoorsy. She is fluent in Spanish and French and is passionate about travelling to Latin American countries. She has been to Costa Rica, Panama and Mexico and hopes to see more in the near future.
Geoff has been with Entré for over 17 years. As a Microsoft certified trainer, Geoff has over 23 years of experience in the industry. He is a subject matter expert in all of the Microsoft office suites. When he isn’t teaching or training Geoff is an avid walker and member of the Montana Territory Peacemakers shooting club. He enjoys a little sewing and a lot of reading.
Mike Niles has been a Senior Systems Engineer with Entré for almost 30 years. His main focus is programming; application support; hardware system repair; network design, installation, and support. When Mike is not working with computers he enjoys spending time with family and working with cows on his ranch.
Craig brings over 14 years of experience in the computer and telecommunications industry and has been Senior Systems Engineer with Entré for over 10 years. Originally from Illinois, Craig provides an in-depth knowledge of systems consulting and engineering services to our partners. He enjoys camping, hunting, softball and spending time outdoors with his family.
Brandon has been a part of the Entré team for four years. He services our clients by providing system consulting, account management and specializes in server virtualization design. When not working, Brandon is an assistant coach for the Skyview high school football team. He enjoys taking trips to Bozeman for Bobcat football games, and spending time with his fiancée Julie and Bulldog “Crash Davis”.
Clint came to Entré in June of 2012. He is Entré Managed Service Coordinator and Technology Consultant. His expertise varies from remote and onsite support to network services. When Clint is not working, he is a big sports fan. He likes to travel to cities where he can watch live games of his favorite sports teams. He also enjoys a good fantasy sports game. Come springtime, you can find Clint on a Softball field, where he plays on a competitive men’s league that keeps him busy all spring and summer long.
Tom is a Network Administrator and Technician, and has been with Entré for three years. He has over fifteen years of experience troubleshooting and repairing computers and computer network equipment. He supports various Entré customers as a data and communication installer and programmer. Tom loves spending time in the mountains, hiking, backpacking, fishing and shooting photography. When he is not in the mountains, he builds multi-rotor helicopters and cars for aerial photography.
Rich is a Microsoft Certified Solution Developer. Since joining Entré in 2001, Rich spends his time working on project design development, testing and support on Microsoft Access, Visual basics, visual C# and SQL. When Rich isn’t developing software he enjoys hiking and camping with his faithful dog Elliot. He can often be found at Montana State Bobcat football games in the fall and Billings Mustang games in the summer. He also enjoys reading and has a library of books by varied authors such as Stephen King, G.K.Chesterton and Frederic Bastiat.
Originally from New Mexico, Ryan joined Entré in the fall of 2013. As an Account Manager, Ryan focuses on building new business relationships and enhancing Entré’s awareness in the community. He has over eight years in customer service and sales. He attended Northern Arizona University where he received his Bachelor of Science in Computer Informations Systems. His education and customer service background provides him with a strong foundation in consulting and caring for our customers IT needs. On his spare time Ryan enjoys spending time at the YMCA swimming, and working out with his family on the weekend. He is also likes to participate in volunteering his time in the community.
James is our Entré Product Specialist and Technician. He joined Entré in the spring of 2008. For six years James has assisted with our client’s network administration, and is a part of Entré Central local and remote management services team. He is also the internal lead with product ordering, tracking; product vendor relation’s and inventory management. James likes spending time with friends and family and is a big football fan; he likes watching his favorite college team “Alabama Crimson Tide” and his favorite NFL team, “Minnesota Vikings” every chance he gets.
Guy has been a Senior Systems Engineer for Entré for twenty years, and has over twenty four years of experience in the computer technology field. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional, and performs system design and integration for PC’s, midrange and mainframe platforms. He is skilled with SUN Microsystems, HP, DEC and IBM. Guy likes to camp, spend time with his family, and take trips to Vegas with his brothers. He is passionate about motorcycles, dirt bikes, working out and being an active dad.
Jason has been with Entré for over eight years, and is our Entré Apple and Windows Product Technician. Jason is passionate about learning new things when it comes to technology and has become our leading technologist and consultant with Apple. He is well versed in multiple operating systems and is also active in our Entré Central Managed Services solution. When he is not learning and keeping up to date on the new IT releases, Jason enjoys watching movies and playing video games with his kids.
Lori has been with Entré six years, and is our Operation Support Specialist. In this role, she wears many hats, which include billing, accounting, dispatching and customer account maintenance. She is knowledgeable in all aspects of the company and has done a wonderful job of ensuring the needs of our partners are met. When she is not holding up the fort here at Entré, she enjoys needlework, quilting, decorating her home and spending time with her three children.
Sean brings over 24 years of experience in the Telecommunications, Internet Services, and Construction industries. Having been involved in several Start-up companies, including his own, his main focus is helping companies improve their business, staff, and customer relations by “Sharpening the Saw”, and Team-building. When he’s not helping customers think out-of-the-box, he likes to ride bikes with his family.
Originally from Eastern Montana, Chad recently joined Entré this month. He has a passion for learning new technology and contributing to projects by troubleshooting and problem solving. On his spare time, Chad enjoys hiking, camping, riding motorcycles and boating with friends and family. He is also an avid football fan, college and NFL, and having recently lived in Bozeman, Chad liked to attend the MSUB Bobcat games whenever he can.