david sylvester profiles

  1. David Sylvester

    Title
    Director of Research and Industry Affairs
    Demographic info
    Toronto, Canada Area | Construction
    Current
    Director of Research and Industry Affairs at Mircom Group
    Summary
    David Sylvester is the Director of Research and Industry Affairs for Mircom Group of Companies. David’s three main areas of responsibility are: • Global Industry and Regulatory Affairs • Government Grants and Innovation • Global Product Marketing Support David has over 22 years of engineering experience, within fire protection and life safety systems and with related services, as a designer, building systems manager and consultant. He is an accredited Master Electrician/Electronic Technician with experience in electrical/fire alarm instruction/training. David is a working member of multiple ULC committees including: CAN/ULC S576 Mass Notification, CAN/ULC-S552 and S553 Smoke Alarms, CAN/ULC-S524 Fire Alarm Installation, and CAN/ULC-S139 Integrity of Electrical Cables subjected to the fire exposure in CAN/ULC-S101. In addition, he also provides instruction for Seneca College’s Fire Protection Engineering Program and George Brown College’s Electrical Pre-exam training program. He has recently been published and has written two electrical trade training text books detailing Industrial Electrical qualification requirements in context with Canadian Electrical Code applications. David has written many on-line and in-class courses for the fire alarm industry. Specialties: David has experience providing fire alarm and emergency voice systems, mass notification system design and electrical code expert witness testimony. Both plaintiff and defense have recognized my credentials and have agreed to my abilities as an expert witness providing testimony regarding conflicts between electrical code and fire code prescriptions in litigation.
    David Sylvester
  2. David Sylvester

    Title
    President at 3SE
    Demographic info
    Sarasota, Florida Area | Building Materials
    Current
    President at 3SE
    Past
    President Door Security Solutions at ASSA ABLOY USA, Group President - RMT; PMQ & Inovonics at Roper Industries, Principal at Secure Environment, President Security Technologies - Americas at Ingersoll Rand, VP Commercial Sales at Ingersoll Rand, ARO at Ingersoll Rand, Various operational and GM roles at Cummins
    Education
    Purdue University, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
    Summary
    Dave Sylvester is a proven business executive, having held Presidential P&L roles with industry leading companies. Dave’s experiences include extensive M&A assimilation, divestment execution, sales organization redesign, business turnarounds, and international business growth. He has also led dynamic sales and marketing teams, and driven brand development and execution. His experiences build from his engineering background and operational leadership experiences at Cummins. Dave has launched a new business, 3SE. 3SE is a business brokerage company focused on the physical security distribution market – specifically on Systems Integrators, Contract Hardware Distributors, and Security Consultants. 3SE stands for Secure, Sustainable, and Smart Environments. At ASSA ABLOY, Dave led their Door Security Solutions, $1B revenue, as President where he helped blend their mechanical and electronic product and go to market strategies and realized consistent growth taking share from major competitor’s year on year. And as President of Ingersoll Rand’s Security Technologies Americas, he led the $1.7B business across commercial markets, residential markets via channels including builders and big box stores, and EAC at end users via an assimilation of security integrators. In launching 3SE, Dave intends to help distribution companies achieve their optimal performance and achieve their goals. Specific areas of focus are: • Business planning – plan and process development • Talent assessment and development • EAC & Service growth • Acquisition strategic development, due diligence, and execution • Exit strategy development, representation and execution
    David Sylvester
  3. David Sylvester

    Title
    (MPS) Sales and Operations Support at ARC Document Solutions
    Demographic info
    San Francisco Bay Area | Business Supplies and Equipment
    Current
    MPS Sales and Support at ARC Document Solutions
    Past
    Branch Service Manager at Canon Solutions America / Oce North America, Inc. (Merge), Branch Service Manager at Oce North America, Inc., Field Service Manager at Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
    Education
    Skyline College
    Summary
    Branch Service Manager with 28+ years experience overseeing Service Operations in five states. Responsibilities include P&L accountability, asset management, skills training, territory assignments, achieving performance objectives while maintaining customer and employee satisfaction.
    David Sylvester
  4. David Sylvester

    Title
    Executive Director at West Orange Healthcare District
    Demographic info
    Orlando, Florida Area | Hospital & Health Care
    Current
    Executive Director at West Orange Healthcare District, Vice President at Leading Edge Healthcare, LLC
    Past
    VP Post Acute and Transition Services at Orlando Health, Senior Vice President at Health Central, Administrator at Integrated Health Systems
    Education
    Rollins College - Crummer Graduate School of Business, Thomas College
    David Sylvester
  5. David Hale Sylvester

    Title
    Author of Traveling at the Speed of Life
    Demographic info
    Greater Philadelphia Area | Writing and Editing
    Current
    Author at Traveling at the Speed of Life, Personal Trainer at The Union League of Philadelphia
    Past
    Freelance Writer at Yahoo, Guest Lecturer at Virginia Tech, Guest Lecturer at Velo Cult Bike Shop, Guest Lecturer at University of Colorado Colorado Springs, Guest Lecturer at Saint Joseph's University, Guest Speaker at REI, Guest Lecturer at Washington and Lee University, Guest Lecturer at California State University, Northridge, Guest Lecturer at Rowan University, Contributing Writer at League of American Bicyclists, Motivational Speaker- Guest Lecturer at Northeastern University, Guest Speaker- Tour Davita at DaVita, Motivational Speaker at St. Edward's University, Guest Lecturer at University of Wyoming, Spin Instructor at Weston-Rambo LLC dba Weston Fitness, Guest Lecturer at Yale University, Writer at ESPN, Guest Speaker at University of Wisconsin-Madison, Contributing Writer at Essence Magazine
    Education
    Temple University
    Summary
    I believe that Robert Frost summed it up best when he wrote: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I, I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference:) The only other thing I can add is that - I've learned an awful lot.
    David Hale Sylvester
  6. David Sylvester

    Title
    WW Director of Partnerships and Alliances at Easy Solutions Inc
    Demographic info
    Greater New York City Area | Computer & Network Security
    Current
    WW Director of Partnerships and Alliances at Easy Solutions Inc
    Past
    Business Development Manager, North America at Easy Solutions, Inc, Research Associate at PATH, Founder at Tour de Dog
    Education
    The University of Georgia
    Summary
    Easy Solutions delivers Total Fraud Protection® to over 200 clients, with over 50 million end users. The company’s products protect against phishing, pharming, malware, Man-in-the-Middle and Man-in-the-Browser attacks, and deliver multifactor authentication and transaction anomaly detection. Easy Solutions has witnessed significant growth over the past year, capped by 80% subscription revenue growth and internal forecasts calling for 150% growth in 2014 as the company further expands in North America and EMEA markets. For more information, visit http://www.easysol.net, or follow us on Twitter @goeasysol. Specialties: Total Fraud Protection®, Multifactor/Multichannel Authentication, Anomaly Transaction Detection, Anti-phishing/malware, Anti-pharming, Man-in-the-middle and man-in-the-browser protection
    David Sylvester
  7. David Sylvester

    Title
    Partner at Fitzgerald & Rhodes LLP
    Demographic info
    Washington D.C. Metro Area | Legal Services
    Current
    Advisor at The Idea Village, Partner at Fitzgerald & Rhodes LLP, Board Member at New Schools for New Orleans
    Past
    Board Member at Isidore Newman School, Partner at Venture Philanthropy Partners, Board Member at The Idea Village, Advisor at Decisiv, Inc., Board Member and General Counsel at Mid-Atlantic Venture Association, Partner at Hale and Dorr LLP/WilmerHale, Associate at Fenwick & West
    Education
    University of Virginia School of Law, Stanford University, Isidore Newman School
    David Sylvester
  8. David Sylvester

    Title
    Manager of Operations, Bechtel University
    Demographic info
    Washington D.C. Metro Area | Human Resources
    Current
    Manager of Operations, Bechtel University at Bechtel Corporation
    Past
    Director, Learning & Development at Booz Allen Hamilton, Director, Leadership Development & Talent Management at Booz Allen Hamilton, Integrated Talent Leader, Defense Market at Booz Allen Hamilton, SVP - Global Talent Development Programs at Bank of America, Head, Senior Leader Management Branch at United States Marine Corps
    Education
    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
    Summary
    Learning, leadership development and talent management executive with proven record of achievement in highly matrixed global organizations. Global experience living and working in Asia Pacific and Central Asia. Recognized as an innovative business leader with strong strategic planning and change management skills. Have been responsible for organizations with up to 120 employees, $56M in assets and budget obligation authority of $30M. Specialties: Executive Development Program Design and Delivery Leadership Assessment and Development Talent Management Talent Planning Succession Management Organizational Development Change Leadership HRIS Development and Deployment Executive Coaching Strategic Workforce Planning Performance Management HR Generalist Recruiting Diversity and Inclusion Program Design and Delivery Competency Model Design and Implementation Ethics and Compliance Functional Learning Onboarding
    David Sylvester
  9. David K. Sylvester

    Title
    VP at St. Louis Gutter & Siding, Inc.
    Demographic info
    Greater St. Louis Area | Construction
    Current
    VP Sales at St. Louis Gutter & Siding Inc.
    Past
    Account Manager at Aerospace Lubricants, Director of Marketing at Professional Image Courier Service
    Education
    Webster University, Utah Valley University
    Summary
    I have overseen and supervised the sales for St. Louis Gutter & Siding, Inc. since 1990 starting as Sales Manager and then became VP of the company in 2000. Training and assisting new salesmen and overseeing Contractor accounts and also providing direct personal sales has been my primary focus. Customer satisfaction is our greatest asset as a Company and we work very hard to earn business and keep happy clients for future business. We are an A+ Rated BBB Company and we have a state of the art web-site and are constantly working to stay on the cutting edge. Our staff has grown in 2013 again. We continue to expand into the manufacturing business and foresee a very positive future. Specialties: Problem solving, customer satisfaction, quality control, Spanish
    David K. Sylvester
  10. David Sylvester CFA, CFP®

    Title
    President at CAVU Wealth Advisors
    Demographic info
    San Francisco Bay Area | Financial Services
    Current
    Founding Principal at CAVU Wealth Advisors
    Past
    partner, COO at Morrison & Frazier, President at Harmony Airways, Institutional Equity Sales at Montgomery Securities
    Education
    University of Richmond - Robins School of Business
    Summary
    I am the founder and owner of CAVU Wealth Advisors, a registered investment advisor in California. We are dedicated to bringing financial clarity to our client's personal goals and providing them with a road map to achieve those goals. Our investment process is disciplined, diversified, and low cost. We are fee-based (as opposed to commission-based) which helps us in providing objective, high quality advice. And among other things, our passion is to keep our client's investing and tax costs low.
    David Sylvester CFA, CFP®
  11. David Sylvester

    Demographic info
    Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area | Aviation & Aerospace
    David Sylvester
  12. David Sylvester

    Title
    VP Marketing at Capitol Christian Music Group
    Demographic info
    Greater Nashville Area | Music
    Current
    VP Marketing at Capitol Christian Music Group
    Past
    Product Marketing Director at EMI Christian Music Group, Manager, Artist Development at EMI CMG, Manager, Market Development at EMI CMG, Marketing Coordinator at Star Song Records
    Education
    Middle Tennessee State University, Taylor University
    Summary
    Music marketing, Christian Music, Artist Development
    David Sylvester
  13. David Sylvester

    Title
    Automotive Business Manager at Banner Engineering
    Demographic info
    Greater Detroit Area | Industrial Automation
    Current
    Automotive Business Manager at Banner Engineering
    Past
    National Business Development at Keyence
    Education
    Rochester High School, Oakland University, Shanghai Tongji University
    Summary
    8+ years of experience in the automation/industrial controls industry. This includes automotive, food and packaging, alternative energy, and robotics. Specialties are in technologies such as photoelectric sensors, safety systems, vision systems, laser marking, Auto-Identification Systems (Barcode Readers), and Measurement products. Primary positions held are within the sales and business development roles. Have worked in territory sales and as part of a global business development team to accomplish sales goals, account management, project management, contract negotiations, and OEM sales.
    David Sylvester
  14. David Sylvester

    Title
    Chief Projects Officer at National Forensic Science Technology Center
    Demographic info
    Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida Area | Research
    Current
    Chief Projects Officer at National Forensic Science Technology Center
    Past
    Retired-Lieutenant at Indiana State Police
    Education
    Indiana University-Northwest
    David Sylvester
  15. David Sylvester

    Title
    CFO at Steelcase
    Demographic info
    Greater Grand Rapids, Michigan Area | Furniture
    Current
    Sr VP & CFO at Steelcase
    Past
    VP, Global Operations Finance at Steelcase, VP, Intenational Finance at Steelcase, Director & Assistant Corporate Controller at Steelcase, Manager, Financial Reporting & Planning at Steelcase, Audit at PwC
    Education
    Michigan State University - The Eli Broad Graduate School of Management
    David Sylvester
  16. David Sylvester

    Title
    at Jackmont Hospitality, Inc.
    Demographic info
    Greater Atlanta Area | Restaurants
    Current
    Director of Operations at Jackmont Hospitality, Inc.
    Past
    Area Supervisor at Arby's Restaurant Group, Director of Operations at Carlson Restaurant's Worldwide - TGI Friday's, General Manager at Carlson Restaurant's Worldwide - TGI Friday's, Director of Restaurant Operations at Jackmont Hospitality DBA TGI Friday's, General Manager at Jackmont Hospitality DBA TGI Friday's, General Manager at Spaghetti Warehouse
    Education
    Johnson and Wales University, Bournemouth University, Johnson and Wales University, Johnson and Wales University
    Summary
    • Profit Optimization • Process Improvement • Strategic Planning • Management/Staff Development • Performance Management • Employee Relations • Succession Planning • Talent Review PROFESSIONAL OBJECTIVE To secure a continuously evolving, ambitious position within the hospitality industry that will enable me to utilize my education, and work experience in order to contribute to a successful company.
    David Sylvester
  17. David Sylvester

    Title
    National Client Manager at Santander Resourcing for Hays
    Demographic info
    United Kingdom | Staffing and Recruiting
    Current
    National Client Manager at Santander Resourcing for Hays at Hays, Client Manager at JPMorgan Chase, UK Resourcing Manager / Recruiter at Hays
    Past
    Resourcing Manager at Computacenter, Senior Recruiter at Threadneedle Investments, Senior Recruiter at ABN AMRO Bank N.V., Graduate Recruiter at Goldman Sachs, Account Manager at ntl
    Education
    The Nottingham Trent University
    Summary
    On-site recruitment for Banking, specialising in Operations & Finance Recruitment
    David Sylvester
  18. David Sylvester

    Title
    Product Manager at Rexel Holdings USA, Corp.
    Demographic info
    Cleveland/Akron, Ohio Area | Logistics and Supply Chain
    Current
    Product Manager at Rexel Holdings USA, Corp., Majority Owner and Creator at Economy Apparel
    Past
    Warehouse Operations at McMaster-Carr, Senior Buyer at TT Apsco, Inc., Regional Product Manager at Pioneer-Standard Electronics, Inc. (now Arrow Electronics), Corporate Buyer at Pioneer-Standard Electronics, Inc. (now Arrow Electronics), Commodity Buyer at Pioneer-Standard Electronics, Inc. (now Arrow Electronics)
    Education
    Capella University, Kent State University, Lakeland Community College
    Summary
    Dedicated, customer-driven, product management professional skilled in driving company growth by identifying critical needs to help build and strengthen relationships with both suppliers and key customer accounts. Complementary backgrounds in warehouse operations and distribution, along with purchasing in both distribution and manufacturing environments.
    David Sylvester
  19. David Sylvester

    Title
    Director of Agency Knight Frank- South Auckland
    Demographic info
    Auckland, New Zealand | Real Estate
    Current
    Director of Agency - South Auckland at Knight Frank New Zealand, Investment Sales at Knight Frank
    Education
    St Johns College Hastings New Zealand
    David Sylvester
  20. David Sylvester

    Demographic info
    London, United Kingdom | Information Technology and Services
    David Sylvester
  21. Dave Sylvester

    Title
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    Demographic info
    United States
    Dave Sylvester
  22. David Sylvester

    Title
    Account Strategy at Google
    Demographic info
    San Francisco Bay Area | Nonprofit Organization Management
    Current
    AdWords Account Strategist at Google
    Past
    Student at Stanford University, Academic Operations Intern at Gooru, Summer Fellow at Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Sale Clerk at Cherrydale Hardware
    Education
    Stanford University, H-B Woodlawn Secondary Program
    Summary
    Interested in civil society and the non-profit sector, as well as social entrepreneurship in education
    David Sylvester
  23. David Sylvester

    Title
    Product Manager; Hosted UC and TaaS at Vodafone New Zealand
    Demographic info
    Auckland, New Zealand | Information Technology and Services
    Current
    Product Manager; Hosted UC and TaaS (Contractor) at Vodafone New Zealand, CEO at Need A Nerd
    Past
    Head of One Services Development at Dimension Data New Zealand, Business Manager, Integrated Communications at Gen-i, General Manager at Talking Computers Limited
    David Sylvester
  24. David Sylvester

    Title
    Principal York Central School and Head Softball Coach SUNY Geneseo
    Demographic info
    Rochester, New York Area | Education Management
    Current
    Principal and Interim Head Coach SUNY Geneseo Softball at York Central School
    Education
    Perry Central School
    David Sylvester
  25. David Sylvester

    Title
    Principal at Crossey Engineering International Ltd
    Demographic info
    Toronto, Canada Area | Design
    Current
    Principal at Crossey Engineering International Ltd
    David Sylvester