"I've known Dean for over ten years. I reported directly to Dean for almost 5 years. During that time, Dean was my not only my supervisor, but my mentor and technology advocate to the business. Dean has the rare combination of technical expertise and business savvy that makes him an incredible resource both internally to the I.T. staff and externally to the supported business.
Dean is extremely respected by myself and many others because of his fierce representation of his team. I've personally seen Dean go to bat for his team members (including myself) in public and private meetings regardless of the audience. Always doing what is right for the staff and for the company, Dean is always a trusted resource for his company and I'm very proud to call him one of my closest friends. He has earned my trust many times over and I personally recommend him to anyone who asks"