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Sole purpose of creating a better way to diagnose common computer problems.
1067 Links Rd
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29575
PC Pitstop was founded in November 1999 by Rob Cheng and Dave Methvin with the sole purpose of creating a better way to diagnose common computer problems. Prior to creating PC Pitstop, Rob Cheng was a Senior Vice President at Gateway Computers responsible for Gateway’s Consumer business worldwide including profit and loss responsibility. Rob noticed that the technical support cost was growing faster than revenue, and there had to be a way to automate the process of diagnosing and repairing a computer.
PC Pitstop Product Timeline
2004 – Optimize (PC Optimization)
2006 – Erase (Privacy)
2006 – Exterminate (Security)
2007 – Disk MD (Disk Performance)
2007 – Driver Alert (Driver Maintenance)
2009 – PC Matic (Comprehensive)
2010 – Download Accelerator
2011 – Super Shield Protection
PC Pitstop is also pleased to be a member of both, the MSPAlliance and the CompTIA.
PC Pitstop is a virtual company and all of our employees work from their residences. We have employees in South Carolina, Maryland, Iowa, South Dakota, California, Florida, and Virginia. We are very proud of the fact that we do not outsource any of our support or development.
PC Pitstop is a private company incorporated as an LLC. Rob Cheng, founder and CEO, is the only investor in the firm.