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Employee Spotlight — Jesse Coker

Jesse joined the Help Desk Cavalry Team in September 2018 as our newest Project Technician. He was born in Grand Junction Colorado, but moved shortly thereafter to San Diego CA. After about 6 years, his family was stationed in Washington State where Jesse has lived ever since. Jesse states that the most positive life changing event for him was meeting his beautiful wife and having 2 amazing children. Jesse loves playing the drums and guitar and really enjoys playing video […]

Employee Spotlight — Grayson Grose

Grayson was born and raised in Kitsap County. He joined the Help Desk family as a Service Technician in March. He enjoys spending time tinkering with the newest technology and learning about new processes and tools that make our lives easier. In his spare time, he enjoys working on electronics, playing strategy games, and spending time with his Dungeons and Dragons group.   Grayson has spent time working with local members of our community with personal computer repairs and has worked […]

Employee Spotlight — Pam Swetzof

Pam joined our family in February as our Help Desk Service Coordinator. She is originally from Oregon but has lived in Washington for over 20 years. She has been married 22 years to her husband and has 3 grown children now all residing in the Pacific Northwest. She is a loyal Oregon Ducks and Portland Timbers fan. She enjoys camping, going on walks and long drives and spending quality time with her family. She loves spending time with her friends and going to church as well as serving as the local chapter […]

Employee Spotlight — Rob Lowe

Rob was born in San Diego, CA . His father was in the military so that allowed Rob have the opportunity to go live in Japan when he was 3. Working with computers is something he started doing at a very young age. By the time he entered kindergarten he was already working with DOS Programs. While he was in Japan, he was able to enjoy the unique cultural experiences, such as attending a festival at a real Japanese castle […]

December 2017 Events

Bloedel Holiday Village 12/9 – 12/19 10:00 am – 4:00pm All ages enjoy the wonder of the season with a visit to this miniature town. Intricately designed buildings and whimsical trains create holiday memories. With the Residence all decked out and cider simmering, it’s an experience for the senses.  Presented by Bloedel Reserve Bremerton Chamber of Commerce Holiday After Hours 12/14 5:30 – 7:30 pm Join us at Land Title of Kitsap County for our Holiday After Hours networking event! […]

Featured Product — Skype for Business Video Conferencing

Microsoft Office 365 includes many features that increase productivity, allow for collaboration, and open lines of communication within an organization, but one of the most under-utilized is Skype for Business.  Most users recognize that Skype for Business can be used as a handy chat program, with file sharing and group conversation capabilities, but one of the most powerful features built in to the program is the ability to host and attend video conferences.  Skype for Business allows for meetings to […]

Featured Tech — UniFi Wireless Solution

One of the most common requests that we at Help Desk Cavalry have received over the years is for a solution to consumer grade wireless networks.  Our clients want a solution that can support a lot of traffic, is scalable to any business size, and can provide coverage to even the largest floorplans.  After researching the various options available, we determined that the Ubiquiti UniFi Wireless System is the best possible solution for any client who wants a scalable, stable, […]

Extended Tip — Working With Excel

How To Lock Excel Cells With Formulas To Prevent Editing MS Excel is an exceptionally powerful tool. If you can code, Excel is likely of little consequence to you. For those who can’t code, this app is heaven sent. It offers a wide range of features and can be used in a myriad of industries where workers are more likely to be familiar with it than with another brand solution. If you know your way around Excel, you can probably […]

Client Spotlight — Parker Mooers & Cena

Parker Mooers & Cena (PMC), PS, Certified Public Accountants (www.pmccpas.com) have provided a bedrock of financial security for Kitsap County since 1979. One of the most established firms in the Olympic Peninsula, Parker Mooers & Cena has their eye firmly on expansion for extended local coverage, as well as working hand-in-hand with business organizations throughout the greater Kitsap area. Company President Johnnie Hawkins, a locally grown resident of Kitsap, has a firmly hands-on approach to daily operations. Technological advances have […]

November 2017 Events

Veterans Day 11/11/2017   Holiday Gift and Food Fair 11/17 – 11/19 With space for 180+ booths, the Holiday Gift and Food Fair will once again be the largest indoor Holiday shopping extravaganza on the Peninsula.   Silverdale Chamber of Commerce Chamber 101 11/21 7:30 – 9:00am Learn tips and tricks that maximize your membership benefits   Bremerton Chamber of Commerce November Membership Luncheon 11/21, 11:30 – 1:00pm Guest Speaker: Karen Hanan Executive Director, ArtsWA-The Washington State Arts Commission “Arts, ARTsWA and […]