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PCS Mobile - Your Mobile Solution Expert

PCS Mobile is a provider of proven solutions for field forces to gather information, access information and manage these resources –anytime, anywhere.

PCS Mobile (formerly Portable Computer Systems) was founded in 1993 by President and CEO Kathy Pakkebier. In 2003, PCS Mobile was recognized by Panasonic Solutions Company as “Partner of the Year” and continues to be one of their top Value Added Resellers (VARs) in the Panasonic Toughbook Partners Program. In addition, in 2009 and 2010 PCS Mobile was recognized as one of North America's Top Technology Integrators by Everything Channel's annual VAR500 list. The list features companies that are the leading revenue producers among solution provider organizations in North America. Also, PCS Mobile and the President, Kathy Pakkebier, have been recognized since 2004 as one of the top female owned businesses, within the state of Colorado, by ColoradoBiz Magazine.

PCS Mobile continues to plan for future success by creating partnerships with exemplary manufacturers, improving our knowledge base and judiciously expanding into new areas of mobile technology to ensure that clients are always provided quality solutions, best in class products and expert services.


The PCS Mobile Staff
PCS Mobile has a national presence with branch offices located in several strategic regions and the corporate office centrally located in Denver, CO. We support a number of vertical markets and our clients range from Fortune 500 companies to state and local public safety organizations. We offer complete turn-key solutions, including installation and service---or the option to provide only products and/or services on a job-by-job basis. Our flexibility and diversity in adjusting to our clients’ specialized needs is part of our unique capabilities. Here are the individuals that make this all happen.

 

Meet Our Team
Kathy Pakkebier, President
Kathy Pakkebier, President
Kathy Pakkebier is the President and founder of PCS Mobile (formerly known as Portable Computer Systems). She is originally from Kansas where she acquired a M. S from Kansas State University. She started her career in the mobile data field as a Field Representative for GRiD Systems—the manufacturer responsible for designing the first portable laptop for tough environmental conditions. Since the company’s inception in 1993, the focus has always been on providing the best products along with quality customer service and professional and caring staff.
Marty Murphy, Vice President
Marty Murphy, Vice President
Marty Murphy serves as PCS Mobile’s Vice-President of Marketing, Internal Operations and Customer Fulfillment. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Engineering from Kansas State University prior to making Colorado his home in 1984. Marty is a Professional Engineer and Registered Architect in the State of Colorado and practiced architecture and engineering for twenty (20) years prior to joining PCS Mobile.

 

Dave LaFleur, Manager of Marketing & Lead Generation
Dave LaFleur, Manager of Marketing & Lead Generation
Dave has over 25 years of experience in Graphic Design and Marketing. Having owned a Marketing Communications firm for over 17 years he brings this knowledge to his marketing position at PCS Mobile. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. His interests include photography, flyfishing, hiking, cross country skiing, soccer, art, design & architecture, silversmithing and cooking.
Dan Allen, Regional Sales Manager, Southwest/West & Northwest
Dan Allen, Regional Sales Manager, Southwest/West & Northwest
Dan has a broad background within IT hardware and solutions integration acquired over the past 15 years. Dan has both a Bachelors of Science in Management Systems from Arizona State University and an MBA from the University of Phoenix and has been a member of the PCS Mobile team since 2004. When his schedule allows, Dan enjoys golf, reading and hiking with his kids.
Emily Gillette Brittin, Manager of Administration
Emily Gillette Brittin, Manager of Administration

Emily manages HR and administration for PCS mobile. She has a background in corporate event planning, social media management and business development. Emily is a Seattle native but came to Colorado to attend the University of Denver.  She fell in love with the area and the sunshine and has made it her home. She spends most weekends skiing or hiking in the mountains.

Steven ‘Zeus’ Podszus Development Manager Reach Mobility & Wireless Specialist
Steven ‘Zeus’ Podszus Development Manager Reach Mobility & Wireless Specialist

Steve comes to us from the City of Pueblo, CO where he worked 6 years in IT/ radio communications for that city. In addition he has 20 years of experience working with technology and IT in various industries. He will be covering all the sales regions. In addition he will lead the charge on selling BDA products and services and radio equipment and services.

 

Bobby Sanders, Branch Service Manager, South Region
Bobby Sanders, Branch Service Manager, South Region

Bobby has 10+ years in working with 12 volt electronics and accessories. In addition to his role as Branch Service Manager, Bobby is MECP certified and has been the lead installer and project manager on numerous projects for PCS Mobile.


Steve McKay, Manager of Finance and Purchasing
Steve McKay, Manager of Finance and Purchasing
Steve McKay has worn many hats during his 18 year tenure at PCS Mobile. Most currently, he is Manager of Finance and Product Fulfillment. A native of Michigan, Steve holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Policy and Planning from Michigan State University. Steve enjoys live music, reading, gardening and other outdoor activities such as camping and hiking.
Lexie Anderson, Project and Support Ticket Manager
Lexie Anderson, Project and Support Ticket Manager

Lexie joined the PCS team bringing with her a background in many fields including Quality Assurance, Criminal Justice, Customer Service and Incident Management. Lexie has worked most previously as a Quality Supervisor for a management company where she dealt and addressed all customer complaints. Lexie has a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from the University of Northern Colorado.

John France, Regional Sales Manager, Midwest Region
John France, Regional Sales Manager, Midwest Region

John and his wife, Fran, reside in the St. Louis, Missouri, area and have two grown children. John will manage the Midwest region. He comes to PCS from Panasonic where he was a member of the healthcare mobility team. John is a retired Lieutenant Commander having served almost 28 years in the United States Navy & Reserve.

 

Sean Bruecken, Manager, PCS Secure Division
Sean Bruecken, Manager, PCS Secure Division

Sean brings a broad range of experience attained from his time as an Electrical Journeyman in the USAF and both project management and business development in the heavy industrial construction industry.  He has a BS in Construction Management from Bowling Green State University and applies his experience to manage all aspects of his projects from sales through fulfillment and continued customer support.  Whether a fly fishing rod in hand or on a mountain bike; Sean loves everything about being outdoors.