Danny began his career in telecommunications in 2014 when he was hired by Viavi Solutions (previously JDSU) to enter the sales management program in Colorado Springs, CO. Application engineers and industry veterans trained the group on technologies ranging from Layer 1 to Layer 4. Since then, Danny has held positions as the Western Region Channel Manager for Viavi Solutions, Operations Manager for Yrral Fiber Optic Services, and Regional Manager for Rally Rep Services.
In 2019, Danny formed Splash Fiber, LLC and in 2021 launched Telecom Tech School. He continues to oversee both companies as CEO. Splash Fiber offers several telecommunication construction services such as underground and aerial fiber installation, splicing, testing, engineering, project management, and fiber system auditing. Telecom Tech School continues to offer Fiber Optic Association (FOA) accredited courses that aim to further professionalize the current skilled labor force in the telecom industry as well as training for the next generation of telecom industry professionals.
Since 2007, Danny has also had an extensive military career serving in the Infantry and Military Intelligence branches at various levels of leadership with active-duty service in the 82nd Airborne Division and the 1st Armored Division. He has two combat deployments in Afghanistan in 2010 and 2012.
As a Major in the US Army Reserves, Danny currently serves with the 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade at Fort Carson as the Brigade’s Intelligence Officer (S2).
Danny graduated Cum Laude with a BS in Business Administration from Minnesota State University in 2007 and is currently a student at the University of Denver pursuing a MS degree in Telecommunications Technology.