Ed Daniels is the owner of First Response Management, LLC a management and technology consulting firm. Through First Response, Ed works with for-profit, non-profit and governmental organizations to enhance technology and improve organizational effectiveness. The firm focuses primarily, but not exclusively, on Healthcare IT. Ed’s skills and experience include executive management, organizational consulting, IT requirements definition and project management.
Ed is also an author. His novel Fire Chief: The Story of a Volunteer Firefighter tells true stories of his firefighting, rescue and EMS experiences. The book is available in paperback, Kindle and audio formats from Amazon by clicking here.
Owner, First Response Management, LLC - providing organizational consulting, project management, software development and most recently exploring the opportunities and impacts of artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Some of Ed's experiences:
CoFounder Blue Margin, Inc. www.bluemargin.com - Participated in the formation and initial operation of this IT services provider. Blue Margin helps companies increase productivity, enhancing data management and developing management dashboards. They use Microsoft products to facilitate Intelligent Business and the Visible EnterpriseTM.
Member of the Board of Directors of the Highland Rescue Team Ambulance District. Highland Rescue is a Colorado Special District providing ambulance service to the foothills west of Golden, Colorado. www.highlandrescue.org
Chief Operating Officer, HealthTeamWorks www.healthteamworks.org - HealthTeamWorks is a nonprofit organization providing systems and practice transformation services to physicians, health systems and healthplans nationwide.
CEO of RMD Networks, Inc., a venture capital backed provider of clinical groupware for the healthcare industry.
Fire Chief, Deputy Chief, Captain, Lieutenant and Firefighter with Foothills Fire and Rescue (retired).
Vice President of Operations and Corporate Integration for Telwares (formerly MSS*Group), a privately held telecommunications company, where he assisted One Equity Partners with the roll-up of five telecommunications companies.
President and Chief Operating Officer of SalesReps Online, Inc., where he participated in the formation, operation and sale of the company to Siebel Systems.
COO of IMS Medacom, Inc., a healthcare data communications company, where he assisted with the Company's sale to Eli Lilly & Company and then with the formation of Kinetra, LLC, a joint venture between Eli Lilly and EDS.
Black Belt in Chinese Kuntao and Pentjak Silat from the Je Du-Too School of Martial Arts; Bob Orlando, Chief Instructor. www.orlandokuntao.com
M.S. in Industrial Engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
B.A. in Psychology from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.