#Take15 – Meet Your (Proper) Geek: Harry Robey

Meet Harry – the newest addition to the Dial A Geek team. Harry is one of our 2nd line IT Technicians (a.k.a. Proper Geeks) so you have probably spoken to him last time something went wrong with your computer or that time you asked us to set up a VPN for you.

We asked Harry about his favourite things from the last 15 years… here’s what he says!


5 favourite music artists since 2006

5 favourite movies (seen) in the last 15 years.

  • Goodfellas
  • Django Unchained
  • The Conjuring 2
  • Howl’s Moving Castle
  • Fast and Furious – Tokyo Drift

Harry’s biggest lifestyle changes since 2006

  • Graduating School/College
  • Learning to Drive
  • Moving to Bristol
  • Quitting Smoking
  • Starting to Gym regularly

Favourite travel destinations of the last 15 years

  • Thailand
  • Malaysia
  • Paris
  • Cyprus
  • Estonia

Harry’s favourite career moments

  • Working in an SEN school and running classes to teach the students about IT.
  • Researching and building a solution for a student with cerebral palsy to be able to input words/sentences into a computer.
  • Migrating a 200 User company from a local exchange server to O365.
  • Completing certifications to boost his knowledge and skills in IT.

Would you like to know anything more about Harry? Tweet at us (@dialageek) and we may reply (we reserve the right not to, if the questions are too weird/not weird enough).

Let us know (on Twitter or just give us a call – we’re sociable Geeks) what else you’d like us to ask us for the upcoming ‘Meet Your Geek’ posts (each of us gets a blog post!).