i-Open Focus is a nod from i-Open Technologies to the people who make our organization turn. It’s a way for us to highlight and recognize the people that help make i-Open Technologies what it is.

Meet Ron Armstrong, the Solution Architect at our HQ located in Abbotsford, BC.

What is your role at i-Open Technologies?

I’m the Solution Architect at i-Open.

How long have you been with the i-Open Group?

I’ve been with the i-Open Group for 6 months.

What is the most challenging part of your role?

The most challenging part of being the Solution Architect is staying up-to-date on current programming best practices and design patterns as new technologies are introduced.

What is the most rewarding part of your role?

My favourite part of working at i-Open is working with such a great team of talented individuals that can produce intuitive software that functions and performs as we expect.

Where are you from and how long have you lived in the Fraser Valley?

Originally from Toronto but I have lived in Chilliwack for the last 27 years.

How did you hear about i-Open Technologies?

I heard about i-Open through a close friend and thought it would be a good fit for my skill set.

What is your favorite thing to do outside of work?

When I’m not working I am most likely playing in my rock band.

What is the most embarrassing thing that has happened to you?

One time I got into someone else’s car that was parked beside my wife’s and I started talking to the person… luckily I realized after a few long seconds 😛

Where do you volunteer or give back to the community?

I like to give back to my community through the Chilliwack Minor Football club by helping with weekend events.

Tell us something that not everyone may know about you.

Right now I’m wearing miss-matched socks…

Give someone you work with a shout out and explain why.

The Deepster.. great working with you.