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Jermaine provides IT support to DragonTek’s partner base. Jermaine is a native Bahamian and has worked in the Bahamas as a Service Desk Technician and Support Engineer for the past 6 years. He received a Bachelor in Computer Information Systems from the University of the Bahamas. Jermaine maintains a strong interest in technology and focuses on honing his skills every chance he gets as he finds the field challenging, rewarding and fulfilling.
During his career, Jermaine has established a reputation for quickly solving problems and developing forward thinking solutions.
In his free time, he enjoys being an avid KDM & JDM automobile enthusiast and PC gamer. . .
Fueled by her love for technology, Monice supports DragonTek’s Bahamian partners. She started her career maintaining critical systems for a World-Class 4 Star Hotel in the Bahamas, 6 years ago and has since been delivering responsive, innovative and customer focused solutions to the DragonTek partner base.
Born and raised in the Bahamas, Monice developed a sense of accountability and reliability that she applies daily in her interactions with the team and partners alike.
An avid traveler, when she is not taking in the wilderness trails, she enjoys taking advantage of her PADI Certification to scuba dive or free-dive to depths of 50 feet to enjoy the wonders of the blue.
Providing cost effective, life-changing solutions into the hands of partners is one of his main motivations alongside being their trusted partner and evangelist. Shane Freedman has more than 15 years of Business Development and operations experience. He specializes in turning opportunities into solutions and ensuring partners get the best out of every engagement.
Shane offers DragonTek Partners globally tremendous value by being customer focused and consistently delivering on solutions that meet their unique needs. Needless to say, rapid and sustainable growth is a true obsession for Shane.
A resident of the Bahamas and former team member of the Bahamian National Football Team, Shane enjoys spending time with his wife of over 7 years, 2 girls and their French Bulldog.
Vernal Cooper designs, implements, maintains and secures the networks for DragonTek partners. With over 12 years of experience networking for organizations across the globe, Vernal has extensive experience in routing protocols, operational support, unified communications, and more. In his spare time, he finds himself either leveraging his skills to play online games with others globally or investigating new trends in technology.
Born in the Bahamas, Vernal enjoys investigating new technologies, traveling and online gaming. Driven by a desire to accomplish his goals, Vernal acquired his CCNA certification and is currently working on acquiring his CCNP to better support the DragonTek family.
When asked what drives his interest in technology, he alluded to the ability to constantly evolve communication channels so people across the globe can share, grow and prosper together are what started him on his technological journey and continue to fuel him.
Dorothy Forcina is responsible for DragonTek’s operational alignment and communications globally. She has more than 20 years of experience in the technology industry. As the Director of Administration, Dorothy works with the executive team to initiate, conduct and further develop key initiatives for DragonTek.
She came to DragonTek in 2021 from Guardian Booth, where she was Director of Administration and prior to that was the Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson Chief Marketing and Development Officer for 5 years where she built the team that developed, enhanced and increased the awareness and image of the organization.
Dorothy lives in New York with her husband, Anthony. She enjoys spending time golfing and as well as attending Rangers and Mets games.
Providing solutions that improve the quality of life for people is a joy for Francis Perez. Francis has spent the last 15 years maintaining and supporting IT systems doing just that. Outside of work, Francis spends time with his wife and son, building custom PCs or visiting Yankee Stadium to take in a good ball-game.
Born in the Dominican Republic, Francis grew up laid back and enjoyed spending time with family members that he visits as often as possible.
As a Support Engineer, Francis specializes in being hands-on with solutions that drive value for DragonTek’s Tri-State and Bahamian partners.
Peter “PJ” Eckert
Peter “PJ” Eckert is a results-driven Business Development professional with over 10 years of experience in Technology and Telecommunications. His in-depth knowledge of what his partners’ needs are and what solutions are available to them allow him to exceed expectations and deliver impactful results consistently. He is passionate about developing and maintaining strong relationships centered around trust and understanding that helps him provide powerful World-Class services and solutions that meet the needs of each unique customer.
Throughout his career, Peter has earned a reputation for listening to partners and ensuring that the solutions he provides are aligned with their short and long-term business goals, while working diligently to maintain expectations throughout engagements.
Outside of work, Peter enjoys staying active playing sports, hiking with his fiancé, Kayla, and their dog Brodie, as well as being an avid supporter of the NY Giants and NY Yankees. He also attends sporting events with friends and family as often as possible. Peter also enjoys attending networking events and traveling abroad.