|Email:||dan [at] alpinepockets.com|
Dan Mendell has been the CEO of multiple companies over several years. He is now the CEO of dotCal, and spends his leisure hours snow skiing, water skiing and scuba diving, and being a quintessential nice-guy.
Mr. Mendell was once the director of a previous version of this site, ICANNWiki.org.
Dan has been the CEO at emark Solutions,a B2B Outreach and Marketing firm; and the founder and president of 1-800-Support, a leading networking technology and ultimately CRM centered call center and outsourcing company. emark Solutions was ultimately sold to ACS. 
He has also been the president and CEO of Pacific Dataware and Sun Solutions, spending over six years there, and was for two years the Senior Design Engineer at Intel. He spent another two years with the Lawrence Livermore Laboratory designing diagnostics and inter-networking for a major fusion energy experiment.
He has a BSEE degree from Clarkson University and MSEE from the University of California at Santa Barbara.