John-Paul was born in the USA from a Dutch father and an American mother. He has been living in the Netherlands since he was 7 years old. He holds both nationalities: Dutch and American. He was raised bilingually and switches naturally between both Dutch and English.
John-Paul first came into contact with computers in 1981 when he was 3 years old. His father bought him his first Macintosh. He was enthralled by the computer games. He could operate the computer to play games before he could read or write. Over the years, John-Paul kept up to date with the newest computers, both Macintosh and PC. As the games evolved, the computers evolved and John-Paul's knowledge about computers increased. He built his first computer network when he was 12 years old to play multi-player computer games with his friends. He started building his own computers when he was 13 years old to ensure maximum performance of the computer games and to limit the bottlenecks in the system.
John-Paul started working early in life. During school and University he has worked at several different types of companies in varying functions. He has been in companies at all sorts of levels and knows how businesses work.
John-Paul was one of the first subscribers of AOL when it was released in the Netherlands. He actively participated in newsgroups and was amazed by the sharing of knowledge. This was at first limited by one system, but soon became worldwide by the upcoming of the internet. Still, he is a big advocate of exchanging knowledge and enjoys both learning and teaching.
After University he made his hobby into his work, focused on computer networking. After 14 years of evolving his professional knowledge and experience in IT networks, is was time to start his own business. John-Paul is his own product. He is a network specialist and knows what he's doing. Colleagues and clients have always been very happy with him and his work. Please refer to the testimonials to read other people's experiences with John-Paul and his work. JP Network Solutions B.V. was founded on the 1st of June 2011 and has had a successful start.
JP Network Solutions B.V.: Passionate about networking!