Mr. Monty Simmons handles US operations of PatentManiac from its Lenoir NC office. Monty worked over ten years as an electrical engineer for IBM, NCR, and AT&T. In 1983, Monty helped design the IBM PC, one of the world's first personal computers and an IBM intranet used for IBM employee internal communications (pre-Internet network). While at AT&T GIS Monty help design laptop computers and one of the world's first pen-based and touch screen based products - the fundamental technologies used in today's smart phones. While at NCR and AT&T Monty worked as a global compliance engineer traveling around the world obtaining worldwide electromagnetic compatibility compliance certifications for computing technology.