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From IT startup to 50 employees – Interview with Brian Gill – Part One

I was making an amazing living as a software architect for some really boring stuff like insurance payment systems and cheese databases. I was bored out of my mind and wracking my brain for what was next.

~ Brian Gill, on life before Gillware

Gillware Data Recovery: The Origin Story

How did Gillware Data Recovery go from two brothers in a basement to a world-class DR lab?

What did the world of data recovery and professional hard drive repair look like before Gillware?

What can hopeful future small business startup owners learn from Brian Gill’s journey as Gillware’s founder and CEO?

If you’re curious about the founding and early days of Gillware, want to know more about the world of data recovery, or you’re looking for advice for starting your own business, you’re sure to find something that will pique your curiosity in Gillware CEO Brian Gill’s interview with Jeff from TheTechMentor.

Part one of four of this interview covers the incident that inspired Brian and Tyler Gill to start their own data recovery company, as well as Gillware’s humble start out of Brian’s basement (yes, we know, most tech startups begin in a garage, but here in Wisconsin, the garage gets a little too chilly in the winter months to be a safe working environment).

Stay tuned for future installments in TheTechMentor’s interview with Brian. The next three parts of the interview will be arriving soon!

TheTechMentor is a treasure trove of resources for computer technicians, IT consultants, and DIY computer enthusiasts. On their site you’ll find a wealth of knowledge on repairing computers, retrieving lost files, and furthering an IT career. Whether you’re looking for computer repair tips, or you’re hoping to strike out on your own and start an IT business, you’re sure to find valuable and helpful information on TheTechMentor.

Will Ascenzo
Will Ascenzo
Will is the lead blogger, copywriter, and copy editor for Gillware Data Recovery and Digital Forensics, and a staunch advocate against the abuse of innocent semicolons.