Dan has worked in the private sector, working for large corporations such as MCI and WorldCom. Dan’s passion, however, has been small business. Dan opened his first business at the age of 19 and has owned or been part owner of many successful businesses ever since that time. In recent years, Dan has put his corporate and small business experience to work by consulting for new and existing businesses of all sizes. More recently, Dan utilized his expertise in business startups mentoring and coaching others in realizing the American dream of entrepreneurship. Dan and his wife, Michelle, are the proud parents of two girls and a boy.