Interview with Dean Carman - CEO of The Garage Door depot
Dean has more than 20 years experience in sales, marketing, management and executive leadership. Dean is the Co-Founder, President and CEO of both Canadian Access & Door Systems and The Garage Door Depot.
Prior to founding these companies he held a very successful post as Vice President of a leading sales and marketing consulting firm, Power Marketing International which saw him deliver management consulting services to companies within Canada and Europe. His entry in to the garage door industry began with a consulting engagement with the Overhead Door Company of Vancouver which later evolved in to a full time General Manager role for this organization. In addition to this experience, Dean has held sales & management roles in the Information Systems, Software, Consumer Electronics and Gaming industries.
Dean is accredited by the International Door Assoc. and is an active Director and Board Member with the BC Chapter of the Canadian Door Institute of Manufacturers and Distributors. He is also a retired member of the Canadian Forces regular army, 3 PPCLI, and is a member of the Royal Canadian Legion.