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Tim Nissen - Director, Field Technical Training; Texas/Lower Mississippi
In addition to Tim’s skills and his passion for security technology, he brings over 20 years of industry experience. Previously, as a system application engineer, Tim provided support to dealers and territory managers, created sales/technical presentations, and delivered sales/training classes. He also served as a network systems specialist–security, during which he was customers' primary contact for questions on communications/data and security system applications. Tim joined DMP in August 2009.
Luke Barnhart - Mid-Atlantic/North-East
Luke has over 19 years of security industry experience. Prior to becoming a DMP trainer, he served as a technician, installation manager, sales representative, and owner of a security company. All 19 years of Luke's experience have been with DMP products. After earning an electronics degree, Luke returned to college for additional education on computers and networking.
Chris Bartholomew - Central States/Midwest
Previously, as a field sales engineer, Chris provided customers with field support including training, programming, troubleshooting, and system layout for intrusion and video products. Chris also was a corporate trainer, delivering technical training throughout the country and assisting territory sales managers in meeting customer training needs and assisting with onsite visits. Chris joined DMP in January 2013.
Harry Cooper - New England/New York City
Harry has been training with DMP since 1998. Prior to coming on board, he worked 10 years as an operations manager at an alarm company that sold and installed DMP products. Before that, he worked 10 years as an electrical engineer at an alarm manufacturing company. In his many years working in the security industry, he has gained valuable knowledge in central station automation systems, Remote Link, and the full line of DMP panels, peripherals, and software. Harry holds an associate’s degree in engineering technology.
Dean DaDante - Florida/Vertical Markets
Dean brings over 30 years of industry knowledge and experience to his interactive, hands-on classroom training. Dean has operated several businesses and has served in nearly every position in the electronic security industry from sales, service, installation, operations, central station and engineering. He holds a degree in electrical engineering and joined DMP in February of 2006.
Larry di Scipio - Southern California/South West
Larry has over 30 years of security industry experience. Prior to his career as a trainer, he served as central station alarm company installation manager and operations manager. For the past 20 years, he has coordinated and delivered technical product training throughout North and South America for major accounts using intrusion, fire, and access control products. Larry joined DMP in May 2011.
Dan Dossey - Mid South/South East
Dan comes to DMP with over 25 years of experience in the electronic security industry. His broad base of knowledge covers all facets of the trade, including system design, sales, installation, operations, and integration. Dan is Level II certified with the ESA, is NICET trained, and holds EPA lead certification for low voltage installation. Dan joined DMP in October 2014.
Jason Hooge - Training Development Manager
Jason joined the DMP training team in August 2012. Jason holds a degree in electronic media from Evangel University, and he brings seven years of video production and graphic design experience to the Training department.
Jonathan Patton - Great Lakes/Vertical Markets
Throughout his career, Jonathan has specialized in security solutions in the banking arena. His varied background includes physical security, as well as operations and CCTV implementation. Jonathan joined DMP in 2015.
Robert Spencer - Northern Cal/LA/Entré
Robert has over 30 years of industry experience, including six years in access control, intrusion and systems integration training. In addition, Bob has worked as an alarm technician/installer, a senior technical support specialist, and a sales support engineer where he trained internal and external customers on access control systems. Bob joined DMP in June 2009.
CB Warren - North West
CB comes to DMP with over 30 years of business experience in a variety of industries. Over the past 25 years, his focus has been in electronic security. CB has held positions in estimating, product and project management, marketing, tech support, and training. CB has managed high-performing customer service teams along with product development. He joined DMP in October 2014.