DMP would like to extend a warm welcome to James “Jim” Dirkes. He joins the sales team as Dealer Development Manager for the Upper Midwest territory which encompasses Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, North and South Dakota and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
Jim’s technical aptitude became apparent early on in his career with his first assignment in the U.S. Navy: Aviation Electronics. Since then, he has worked with manufacturers, installers and dealers in electronic security as a Senior Installation Technician, Programmer, Trainer, Sales Manager and Security Consultant. Now he arrives at DMP with a collective 30 years of security industry experience under his belt and recognition from colleagues for his skills in CCTV, access control and new business development.
Derek Ottman, DMP’s Director of Sales over the Central States territories, remarks, “Jim’s industry experience, professionalism and commitment to his dealers have made him a trusted and valued partner for years in the Upper Midwest territory. We are confident in Jim’s ability to represent DMP as the industry’s leading access control and intrusion platform manufactured in the USA.”
DMP is a privately held, independent manufacturer of innovative intrusion, fire, access control, network and cellular communication products designed, engineered, and manufactured in Springfield, Mo., using U.S. and global components. DMP is the recognized leader in alarm communication over data networks, with products that are available through professional electronic security companies. For more information, contact Mark Hillenburg at MHillenburg@DMP.com or visit DMP.com.
Jim Dirkes | Dealer Development Manager, Upper Midwest
Office: 800-641-4282 Ext. 1052
Direct Cell: 417-987-3779