Not Your Typical MSP

We love what we do. And we do it with passion.

Our Mission

  • To Accelerate the Success of Our Clients and our staff by Leveraging Cutting-Edge Technology
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Our evolution

Leading the Industry Since 2001

2001

Fairdinkum Consulting LLC originally conceived as a 4 person IT consulting firm in New York City. The goal to provide boutique businesses with affordable and competent technology services.

2011

Colocation Service

Fairdinkum expands offerings to include colocation services for disaster recovery, offsite backup, hosted email, and active hosted environments.

2013

Fairdinkum Refocuses

A new vision for the company emerges. Fairdinkum leadership changes to reflect the decision of providing improved customer focused service, with expanding services.

2015

Fairdinkum Expands

A new office is needed to support the increased staff and client base. Fairdinkum finds a home on the entire 9th floor of 15 East 32nd Street.

2016

vCIO and alignment specialist

New roles introduced to better manage and advise clients on the ever-changing technical landscape. Virtual Chief Information Officer to act as the client’s C level executive to help our clients with everyday technical decisions. Our alignment specialist will ensure all technical standards and practices are met for our clients.

2018

New Proactive Cyber Security package

Fairdinkum gives our clients the option for enhanced cyber security measures. This particular package is only available to our clients and provides custom automation, increased authentication security, and network scanning to offer better protection.

2019

BI service development

In response to increases in client data and the need to find trends within that data, Fairdinkum develops Business Intelligence department. This department will offer any business the ability to centralize and visualize their data to make better informed decisions about the company.

2020

Everyone has felt the effects of Covid including businesses worldwide. The challenge was to ensure everyone was able to work from home. Fairdinkum is proud to be able to state that not one of our clients had any downtime or difficulty transitioning to the ‘work from home world’.

2021

CRN’s Pioneer 250 Awarded

This award recognizes North American solution providers with cutting-edge approaches to managed services. The MSP Pioneer 250 have largely built their business model around providing managed services to the SMB market.

2021

20 year anniversary

Invested in Your Success

Meet Our Executive Team

  • John Iacono

    Partner / Business Development
  • michael-liaons

    Michael Lianos

    Managing Partner / Operations Manager
  • geof

    Geoff Corbett

    Partner / Project Manager
  • andrew

    Andrew Harney

    Partner / Service Manager
  • keith

    Keith Shaffer

    Partner / vCIO Manager
  • david-hafke

    David Hafke

    Managing Partner
  • John Iacono

    Partner / Business Development

    John Iacono

    Partner / Business Development

    John is a graduate of St. John’s University with a BS in Computer Science and a minor in telecommunications. John began tinkering with technology at a very young age and pursued technology as a career to fulfill his life-long passion. John has obtained an MCP certification as well as an MCITP Enterprise Administrator certificate. He has been with Fairdinkum since 2006 and now leads the business development team. John’s positive demeanor, along with his depth of security knowledge and troubleshooting tactics, make him crucial to Fairdinkum and our clients.

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    Michael Lianos

    Managing Partner / Operations Manager

    Michael Lianos

    Managing Partner / Operations Manager

    Michael is a graduate of the University of Tampa with a BS in Computer Information Systems. As a child growing up in Connecticut, he always enjoyed working with computers. He was able to turn his passion into a career by earning a degree in CIS. Michael has a MCP certification as well as a MCITP Enterprise Administrator certificate. Michael has been with Fairdinkum for 15 years and is currently in charge of operations. His extensive knowledge in various fields makes him an essential part of Fairdinkum’s leadership team.

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    Geoff Corbett

    Partner / Project Manager

    Geoff Corbett

    Partner / Project Manager

    Geoff is a graduate of Vassar College with a BS in Computer Science and over 11 years of experience in the field of technology. After starting out in the role of IT support at Fairdinkum, he has since worked his way up to become a Project Manager. Some of his projects have included a complete network deployment for a 300-person advertising agency and a staged cloud migration for a 100-person asset management firm. Geoff has experience with all levels of server and network support, with a focus on scripting and automation to constantly improve support metrics. After 10 years as an employee of Fairdinkum Consulting, Geoff has recently become a partner in the firm, proving his commitment and dedication to maintaining the high standards that Fairdinkum holds itself to.

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    Andrew Harney

    Partner / Service Manager

    Andrew Harney

    Partner / Service Manager

    Andrew earned his Bachelor’s degree at High Point University. While double majoring in Computer Information Systems and Business, Andrew was also a 4-year starter and team captain in HPU’s division 1 baseball program. He has been in the IT industry for 14 years. Beginning his 12-year tenure at Fairdinkum Consulting as a Jr. Engineer, Andrew has been promoted several times to become the Service Manager and a Partner. Andrew has built his teams with a focus on Fairdinkum’s core values and culture. Utilizing his managerial and leadership abilities, Andrew has been a key component in re-organizing Fairdinkum’s IT staff to expand seamlessly and stay in line with the company’s extensive growth.

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    Keith Shaffer

    Partner / vCIO Manager

    Keith Shaffer

    Partner / vCIO Manager

    As a young man raised in Middletown, New Jersey, Keith Shaffer always had an innate drive to help others. He graduated with a BS in Computer Engineering from Fairfield University and worked as an IT support engineer right out of college. His hard work and dedication not only helped him tackle large problems for his clients, but also got him quickly promoted to a Partner within Fairdinkum Consulting. Keith values innovation, reliability and providing honest interactions to help foster the growth of his customers. Currently, he oversees Fairdinkum’s client technical alignment division, while also focusing on internal sales and client relations. As a Microsoft-certified employee and a trusted Partner, Keith has been with Fairdinkum Consulting for over 15 years and counting.

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    David Hafke

    Managing Partner

    David Hafke

    Managing Partner

    David is a graduate of St. John’s University with a BS in Computer Science and over 25 years of experience in the field of technology. After starting out in the role of IT support with well-known news organizations such as Newsday and the Associated Press, David got into the field of IT consulting in the late ‘90s. In 2001, he joined three other co-workers in founding Fairdinkum Consulting, which has grown to employ more than 20 IT professionals, partner with over 80 clients and service thousands of end-users. David holds several Microsoft MCSE certifications and is also a Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE 32645).

Honest & Genuine Approach

The Fairdinkum Way

We approach your needs diligently
and we go above and beyond
to exceed your expectations

We are always expanding on  
our industry knowledge – from  
certifications to emerging trends

We never stand still and we are  
always on the lookout for the  
best innovations for your business

We are here for you 24/7/365. 
Helping you succeed is at the  
bedrock of everything we do. 

Meet Our Technology Alignment Managers

  • michael

    Michael Harris

    Technology Alignment Manager
  • david

    David Chang

    Technology Alignment Manager
  • Kenneth Turner

    Kenneth Turner

    Technology Alignment Manager
  • michael

    Michael Harris

    Technology Alignment Manager

    Michael Harris

    Technology Alignment Manager
  • david

    David Chang

    Technology Alignment Manager

    David Chang

    Technology Alignment Manager
  • Kenneth Turner

    Kenneth Turner

    Technology Alignment Manager

    Kenneth Turner

    Technology Alignment Manager

     

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Our Story in Numbers

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12 +

Years of average retention rate

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9.7 / 10

Is our average CSAT score

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15

Minutes is our avg. response time

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200 +

Years of combined experience

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90 +

Current clients in our portfolio

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Team

Our Team is growing

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Hear from our partners

The Fairdinkum team is very knowledgeable and professional. I highly recommend their services.

Daniel
Legal Industry – Fairdinkum customer for 10 years
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Hear from our partners

Fairdinkum gives us the resources that we need to focus on our business, and it’s working out well for us.

Ross
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