Vice President, Channel Sales and Founder
Matt brings 25 years of experience in various aspects of the commercial restoration and construction industry. In 2004, Matt realized the need for a smoke alarm for water and created the forerunner to what is now The Detection Group, Inc. Currently an executive leader in the company, Matt focuses on business development and helping customers and potential customers to learn more about the Trident System. Matt is the RMO for The Detection Group’s Class B CSLB License. He has a Business Administration degree from San Diego State University.
VP Engineering & Development
David is a proven Engineering leader with 30 years of technical experience delivering commercial solutions for a variety of commercial and enterprise applications. David has broad and deep domain expertise in IOT, networking, radio, VoIP and lighting. Most recently, David served as VP Engineering at Altierre, providing connected IOT solutions for the retail industry. Prior to that David was VP Engineering at LUMA for industrial lighting products and VP Hardware at Soma Networks for global customer-premises equipment (CPE) and Base Station solutions. David earned an MSEE from Santa Clara University, and a BSEE from San Jose State University. He also has received a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification from Villanova University and is PMP certified by the Project Management Institute.
National Sales Manager
Curtis has managed sales teams and customer
relationships for over 16 years while designing various water and steam systems
for HVAC and industrial processes. He manages the direct sales efforts for The
Detection Group as well as our network of 55 representatives across the United
States. Prior to his positions at Watts, Curtis worked for two different
manufacturer’s representatives, managing a sales portfolio of 40+ manufacturers
and suppliers. Before his HVAC and industrial experience, Curtis was a design
engineer for Cessna, working on airframe and flight control design for the
Citation line of jets. Curtis holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Wichita