Geiger hires McGowan


LEWISTON — ­ Paul Oliver, chief information officer of Geiger, announces that Rob McGowan has been hired as IT operations supervisor for the company.

McGowan will oversee the team that maintains the information technology operations at Geiger. His primary responsibilities will be to provide technical guidance and direction to the team, and to ensure that IT operations are tailored to meet the business needs.

Prior to accepting the position at Geiger, McGowan served as network and systems analyst at Maine Veterans Homes in Augusta, and as a senior technician at 101 PC Training Sales and Service in Belfast.

McGowan studied computer information systems at the University College of Bangor. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional, Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator, Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist, and a Cisco Certified Network Associate, among other professional certifications.

McGowan was born in Rhinebeck, N.Y., grew up in Belfast and resides in Auburn.