Daniel Norton has over 28 years of experience in the security and fire safety industry. Since joining Absco in 1989, Dan’s responsibilities have steadily escalated including roles managing field administration, system design, operations, training, and customer solutions; overseeing all phases of Absco’s projects from inception through final implementation. His current role as President and Chief Technical Officer help him leverage his experience among all aspects of the company.
Currently serving as President of the non-profit Sound Experience, Dan has a commitment to engage and help in the community including volunteering with the Boy Scouts, Center for Wooden Boats and Entrepreneurs Organization while being a DSHS licensed Foster Parent.
Dan’s expertise was invaluable in Absco obtaining certification as a CRZH Security and UUFX Fire Alarm UL Listed company. He has been instrumental in designing and overseeing campus and organization-wide integrated security and life safety systems with government and university customers.
Dan holds a NICET IV Fire Alarm Systems certification and Designer of Record for the cities of Redmond and Spokane Washington. He has certifications as an EL06 Electrician, Electrical Administrator in Washington and Idaho, Seattle FA1 as well as factory certifications with Avigilon, Hirsch, CWSI, and Gamewell-FCI systems. Dan’s expertise and vast knowledge of codes and design solutions enable Absco to be at the forefront of the life-safety and security industry.