Booker Walton is the Majority owner of Mountaineer Technology Consultants located in Morgantown, West Virginia – in Monongalia County. Booker Walton is a technology entrepreneur, from Morgantown, West Virginia. Mountaineer Technology Consultants also known as MTC – was formed in 2016 by Booker and is the culmination of an idea shared between friends, to bring a small business feel with a large impact for West Virginia residents.
Booker holds a variety of certifications, including Certified Data Center Management Professional, Knowledge Centered Support Principles, Support Center Manager Certification, as well as educational certifications such as Blackboard Graphical User Interface Administrator. MTC is also the only local company designated as part of the Dell Expert Network. With a vision of helping to bring the masses into the information age comfortably, MTC helps provide IT solutions for individuals and small businesses, gaining the trust of clients and empowering them to use technology to their advantage, instead of being overcome by the need of technology.
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- 4:52 How did you get started in this industry?
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The Young Entrepreneur’s Guide to Starting and Running a Business:Turn Your Ideas Into Money
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