By Dan Daly
Here at Simply Computing we take pride in being your local Apple specialists. We’ve been around for over 30 years and we like to showcase our passion for quality service. That’s where Simply Spotlight comes in, read on for a short interview that gives a flavour of who we are. This month we turn our Simply Spotlight to Stefan, our Langley store manager.
Over to you Stefan!!!
When and where were you born?
I was born in Bremen, Germany, 1965.
What was your first job?
Like Ken, our Kelowna Store Manager, I started out as a paperboy, other than that my first job was a busboy at Leroy’s Broiler!
What’s your current position?
Store Manager at our Langely Store.
How long have you been in this position?
On and off for about 12 years now, one of the longest standing here at Simply.
What was your job before working at Simply Computing?
I worked in sales at Cita Computers.
What is your favourite product in the store right now?
The new 27″ iMac, it’s 5K display is second to none and it has some real horsepower behind the screen. Honestly it’s a terrific machine I’d love to pick one up.
Favourite thing about working with Simply?
There’s always something new to keep me interested. For instance Apple launched a whole bunch of new products there in April, it’s been great to get familiar with this new line!
If you had to eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be?
Roast lamb, you just can’t beat it!
What music are you listening to right now?
Right now Roger Waters, Is This The Life We Really Want.
It’s his first studio album in 25 years and only came out on June 2nd. It has some great tracks, highly recommended!
What do you like to do in your spare time?
I partake in a refreshing beverage every now and again! There’s always more craft beers to try out!
If you could meet a famous historical person, who would it be?
Abe Lincoln. Hard to find someone more influential than him, seemed like a pretty cool guy!
Is there any upcoming tech that you’re excited about?
The new iMac Pro, it’s going to be available in December and promises to be in a league of its own! It’s going to have incredible specs in terms of graphics, processors, memory.. I can’t wait to get some in the store!
Thanks to Stefan for going Under the Simply Spotlight this month. Stefan and his team are ready, willing and able to assist you with any questions you may have regarding the wide range of products and service we have to offer. For directions to our Langley store click here