Dan is a former Town of Amherst Police Officer, a U.S. Secret Service Special Agent, and a Criminal Investigator with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Building on his career in law enforcement, Dan held senior corporate security, real estate and aviation management roles with America Online and Delaware North Companies. While at Delaware North, Dan orchestrated the acquisition, operation, maintenance, renovation, and sale of aviation assets with an aggregate value of more than $60 million. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President with HSBC Bank, where he oversaw many aspects of security risk management, operations and technology for the bank's retail, corporate, and high-value storage facilities throughout North America. Each of these roles required business acumen, negotiation skills, and perhaps most importantly, the maintenance of the highest levels of trust, confidence and integrity.
Dan is an investor/partner in several local businesses and real estate development ventures. In addition, Dan has operated a successful e-commerce retail business since 2001, giving him a keen understanding of how to connect buyers and sellers, as well as how to effectively utilize the Internet and technology in sales and marketing.
Dan has an undergraduate degree from Colgate University and a Master of Arts Degree from The George Washington University. He also attended the University at Buffalo Law School, holds numerous industry certifications, and is a past or present member of several industry organizations.
In 2005, Dan and his wife, Jennifer Noah, moved back home to Western New York after spending several years in the Washington, DC area. Dan, a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, and Jennifer, an Attorney and Real Estate Broker, reside in Orchard Park with their twin boys.