Tech Talk: Karl Plenge

Q: Where are you from?

A: I’m from Spartanburg, South Carolina. I currently work out of Lake City, Florida.

Q: How long have you been working at the NOC?

A: Just over 11 months.

Q: What were you doing before the NOC?

A: I worked for a company called, JEO Inc., We were acquired by the NOC. Prior to that, I was employed by the company, TDT Inc and North Florida Concrete.

Q: What’s the most valuable thing you’ve learned being in the tech field? 

A: Look for unconventional ways to use tech products to your advantage.

Q: What do you enjoy most about working in tech?  

A: Clients! I like technology, but I love people!

Q: What is your favorite tech product? 

A: Digital SLR Camera.

Q: If you could give the general public one piece of advice regarding technology, what would it be? 

A: Do your financial transactions the traditional way and not online.  Also, be very guarded with your personal information and think twice before joining social media.

Q: Why would you recommend someone using the NOC?

A: We have a team of people with many different areas of expertise who can address a variety of situations and issues.