Daniel Cook joined Lerch Bates in 2018 as a New Design Consultant, bringing 18 years of experience in the Vertical Transportation Industry. His expertise in elevator, escalator, and moving-walk sales will prove valuable in Florida’s equipment-diverse market. Dan spent many years in Florida with ThyssenKrupp, including Miami, Tampa, Sarasota, and Naples. He was responsible for sales of high-rise traction equipment, MRL’s, and hydraulic elevators. In addition to maintaining an elevator sales territory, he was responsible for escalator and moving-walk sales for the East region of the US, including New York, Washington DC, Philadelphia, and Atlanta. He has significant experience with escalator modernization systems and pit-less moving-walkways as well. His experience is supported by a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Kansas, and he’s committed to providing clients with innovative, sustainable solutions while demonstrating professionalism and integrity.