Dan attended the University of Buffalo (NY) in the BSEE degree studies in 1966. Completed course requirements in 1972 in the MSEE degree program from Syracuse Extension University while enrolled in the IBM Management Education curriculum in Poughkeepsie, NY.
He joined IBM in 1970 as a Field Engineer working on System 360 Mainframe Computers. In 1985 Dan joined Gould Data Systems and advanced to National Support Manager over the next 11 years. He then went on to found Network Consulting Group, Inc. in 1986 which was a network and IT consulting company. From there, Dan Co-founded Network Control Group, Inc. in 2000 as President and Chief Executive Officer. He provided security and network infrastructure consulting to the banking and financial services industry for over 30 years. In the late 1990’s Dan was chosen as only one of a handful of network and security experts to assist the Royal Saudi government with troubleshooting and upgrading their national data network.
Dan retired from NCGIT LLC in July 2017, before the rebrand to North Light IT, but his legacy will actively live on in our office for many years to come.