DAN ALOE, CEO
Daniel Aloe is the president, co-founder, and sole owner of Capital Asset Protection, Inc. Dan became aware of the critical importance of dependable, professional security services through his years of working in various management positions in his family's various businesses including coal and aggregate mining, coke and iron production, and land development. In 1993, he and a colleague founded CAP together. Then, in 2004, Dan became the sole owner of the company. Dan is a prior board member of Imperial Land Corp. Aloe Mining Corp., Shenango Inc., Quality Aggregates and PTI Safety and Security Advisory Board. Dan is an alumnus of St. Francis University of Pennsylvania. He is an avid sportsman, enjoying skiing and ice hockey during Pittsburgh's cold winter season and road cycling and hiking during the warmer months in several states.
MARK DREAR, VICE-PRESIDENT, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Mark Drear brings to Capital Asset Protection over thirtyone years of public safety experience in contract security, throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions. As a Regional VP leading a national security guard firm, Drear was responsible for business development, acquisition integration, and operations. As a Market VP, Drear developed and trained marketing teams. As a Branch Manager in the Charlotte N.C. area, Mark oversaw all areas of operations, training, federal and state compliance, and licensing for 300+ security guards. Mark was equally recognized as a Field Supervisor, earning numerous awards for client retention and excellence. In 1984 Mark earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
MIKE GREMBA, VICE PRESIDENT
Mike spent eight years as a police officer in Mt. Lebanon, PA and was a member of the police department's SWAT team. For twelve years, he was a supervisor in physical security for Gulf Oil in Pittsburgh, PA and Chevron Oil in San Francisco, CA and Houston, TX. He also spent time as a licensed private investigator. Mike is ACT 235 (Lethal Weapons Act) certified and a certified instructor in nonviolent crisis intervention, as well as a certified narcotics canine handler. He is currently working as an adjunct Safety and Security professor at the Pittsburgh Technical Institute in Oakdale, PA.
Jeffrey Dahlke has a multifaceted background including 20 years of service in the United States Air Force. He has served tours around the world including deployments to combat zones in Iraq and Afghanistan. His military training consists of Information and Workgroup Management in which he earned his degree, leadership and multiple aspects of security. His security training includes, Director of National Intelligence Special Security and Physical Security Training, Combined Information Systems Security Officer and Classified Information Special Security, Advanced Deployment Operations training including Presidential Protection, Espionage, Sabotage and Subversion and Antiterrorism. Dahlke has worked alongside the Secret Service teams for the arrival and departures of world leaders including the President of the United States. He also served as Senior Special Security Official handling rules, guidelines and functions for Sensitive Compartmented Information of the Air Force Office of Special Investigations. In addition to Dahlke’s military career he has since worked with security companies and a large international company providing background investigations research, surveillance, command post operations, guard management, corporate and private security for CEOs and professional athletes.
Michael Virgin has a wide background in security operations and management. After two deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan as an Infantry Squad Leader in the United States Marine Corps, he honorably left the service in pursuit of higher education. He graduated from California University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelors of Science, with a focus on Homeland and International security. While in college and for a period after, he managed the expansion of a security firm in to South West Pennsylvania. This included overseeing several contracts, creating strategies to accomplish client requests and conducting investigations. Directly after college he attended Executive Security International, the nation’s premier physical and operational security school. He graduated with honors and is board certified by the Colorado Department of Education as a Certified Protection Specialist. In 2014 he started contracting security services for the U.S Department of Energy as well as the U.S Department of Defense, which lead him to a civilian deployment to Afghanistan to provide security services at a government base in the Helmand Province. Currently, he is a site supervisor for Capital Asset Protection, as well as corporate training officer for field employees.
Bill has over 30 years of Police and security experience. A graduate of Akron University and the Police Academy. Bill started his career as a Patrolman then became Sergeant for Hartford Police Department. During this time, he also worked as a Police Officer at Trumbul Memorial Hospital in Warren Ohio. After 22 years of service at the hospital he was promoted to Chief. Bill left in 2006 to work for Diversco as a District Manager for Security and Janitorial sites which covered 3 States. In 2013 Bill worked as the Outsourced Director of Security for the Cleveland Clinic. He was directly responsible for 25 sites and 300 Security Officers. Bill joined Capital Asset Protection in 2015 and is currently working as a Regional Manager
Christy started working for Capital Asset Protection, Inc in July 2007 as a part time security officer and with determination and a desire to do more became a dispatcher in November 2007. Her drive to learn and manage led her to become a part time site supervisor at Carnegie Museum in December 2007. She became the dispatch trainer in July of 2008. She was promoted to Regional Manager of Capital Asset Protection’s PA and OH Division in the early part of 2010. Her current position of Office Manager started in September of 2011. She is responsible for all aspects of payroll, healthcare administration, human resources and all book keeping.
Graduated from Community College of Beaver County with an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice in May 2007. Was a member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and was a member of the Criminal Justice Club.
Graduated from Southern New Hampshire University in October of 2014 with a Bachelors in Business Management/HR.