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Asurio, Inc. prides itself on first-class customer service… from your first inquiring phone call to the final deployment of your mobile inspection software.  Our team will take each BirdDog customer through every step to ensure your successful conversion from manual to automated inspection processes.

Below are some of our key people who will work alongside your company as you transition into the use of Bird Dog.

Top Myers, President

Top is active in many Fire sprinkler industry associations and Risk Management initiatives. He has been an active member of the NFPA 25 since its inception over 40 years ago. Top Myers is also Principal in the largest insurance / risk management company for the US sprinkler industry. He travels the US often to testify as an expert witness for F&LS contractors in liability lawsuits. He presents at national and regional conventions regularly on risk management issues. Top and his team understand in detail how an inspection management system needs to protect you and your clients against potential liabilities.

CLOUD ARCHITECTURE & CYBER SECURITY

Ernie ChristiansenErnie Christiansen, Director of Cloud & Software Architecture

Ernie has overseen the development of the BirdDog Mobile Inspection System, and plays a key role in Asurio’s cloud architecture and cybersecurity. He has a BS in Chemical Engineering with a minor in Computer Science from Michigan State University.

ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT and MARKETING

Jack Coffelt, Director of Business Development

With more than 30 years of experience in the Fire Life Safety industry, Jack Coffelt brings extensive, first-hand knowledge in the operational aspects of Alarm, Fire Sprinkler & Fire Suppression systems to his role as business development director for Asurio, Inc. Before joining ASURiO, Jack facilitated the creation of a new Business Development Program for Potter Electric Signals Company and developed a Fire Sprinkler Service Division for Siemens. Jack also has served in a variety of roles for Affiliated Computer Systems; Security Fire Systems; Honeywell’s Fire Alarm Division; Simplex-Grinnell; and Kidde. Jack earned a NICET Level III certification in Fire Alarm Systems and holds a Texas APS license. Jack is a member of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA), and holds a Texas Fire Alarm Planning Superintendent License.

 

Courtney DeWinter, Director of Marketing
Courtney DeWinter brings 25+ years of experience in marketing & PR to the table for Asurio. One of her areas of specialization over the years has been marketing & PR for tech companies, with a particular emphasis on Software-as-a-Service products like the BirdDog Mobile Inspection & Data Collection system. She has handled marketing & PR locally, regionally & nationally. She also holds a journalism degree and has worked as a business reporter, staff editor & managing editor. Courtney is located in Denver, Colorado.

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & DEVELOPMENT

Laura Skidgel, Forms and Reporting Design Manager
Laura provides a range of related services for Asurio. First and foremost, she heads up Asurio’s innovative Customer Success Program – which is designed to help Asurio customers maximize their use of BirdDog Mobile Inspection & Data Collection Software. In addition, she oversees management & updates of Asurio’s extensive library of inspection forms for NFPA 25, NFPA 72 & more, as well as assisting with Quality Assurance activities for new features & functions developed for BirdDog.


John Tworek,
Software Developer
John has a degree in Network Administration as well as A+ Certification. He is a top quality software developer and knee deep in the development of BirdDog.

 

SUPPORT TEAM

Lotfi Saibi, International Support
Lotfi is our International Support Contact and establishes a presence in the Middle East and North Africa region. He is a graduate of both Harvard University and University of Mass.  Lotfi lives & works in Tunisia.

ACCOUNTING / FINANCE

Dan Swires, CPA / CFO
Dan is a CPA and Asurio CFO. His family includes a wife, three grown children, and an Australian Shepherd.

 

 

Justin Swires, Accountant
Justin is Assistant to the CFO and handles accounting and finance for Asurio. He married his college sweetheart in 2009 and enjoys snowboarding, kayaking, camping, and other outdoor activities.