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Here are a few of my accomplishments and/or accolades:
Educational in nature: 
  • B.S. Degree, Furman University
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Master of Science in Management of Technology (MBA), Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Passed the Georgia EIT Exam
  • Successfully completed the United Service Alliance Service Contract Sales Training Program
  • Successfully completed the Carrier Basic System Design Course
  • Successfully completed the Dale Carnegie Course
Operational in nature:
  • State of Georgia Unrestricted Conditioned Air License (#CN007140)
  • State of North Carolina Heating Contracting License (H-1, H-2, H-3 -- Class 1) (#17045)
  • State of Alabama Heating and Airconditioning Contractors License (#06132)
  • State of Tennessee Master Mechanical Contractor (#0029830)
  • OSHA 10 Hour Card (700153562)

Strategic in nature:

  • TEC (Vistage) member for 10+ years
  • Key Instructor at the Consolidated Engineering Services Annual Conference on Business Risk
  • Key Speaker at the 2009 Commercial Contractor Symposium on "Key Characteristics of Leading Mechanical Contractors"
  • On the Board of Directors and Treasurer for ACE Atlanta (Atlanta affiliate for the National ACE Mentor Program)

Personal in nature:

  • Instrument rated private pilot
  • Advanced Open Water and Rescue Diver,  Scuba certifications
  • Superior Physical Performance, United States Marine Corps


Awards (Company and Personal):

  • Commercial Contractor of the Year for Aircond Corporation (by Contracting Business Magazine)
  • Best Contractor to Work For (Aircond Corporation, by The HVAC News)
  • Design Build Award (East Lake Golf Club Project while Sales Engineer at Aircond, by Contracting Business Magazine)
  • ACE Atlanta Board of Director's Award - Alan Barnes