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182 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine ENTREPRENEURS remain abreast of developments within his industry, Mr. Daw remains affiliated with the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA). Likewise, to commemorate his accomplishments in the field, he was recognized by the industry trade journal Snips Magazine as the SNIPS 2021 Sheet Metal Industry Icon. Impressively, the magazine published a glowing article about Mr. Daw’s career to further acknowledge his achievements. In light of his fulfilling career, Mr. Daw attributes much of his success to his perseverance and self-discipline, which he garnered from his high school years at VFMA. Additionally, he is thankful to have met the president of Gripnail, who offered him his gateway into the industry through their shared love of racing sail boats. In the coming years, Mr. Daw looks forward to continuing his efforts as an inventor and managing the second generation of Cornermatic Machines as part of his Systemation brand. Having accrued more than five decades of professional experience, David E. Daw is a proven expert and entrepreneur in the sheet metal industry. Specializing in the heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) industry, he has cultivated a career of excellence as an inventor with several patents in his name for machinery used in his field. One of his most notable inventions is his patented Cornermatic Machine, which eases the workload of installing metal corners for duct construction. He is also the founder and president of both DAVICORP Inc. and Systemation Inc., which he founded in 1979 and 1992, respectively. Mr. Daw originally began his career in 1969, working in sheet metal sales for 10 years at Gripnail Corporation, a pioneer in fastening development for use in the HVAC industry. Prior to embarking on his vocational journey, Mr. Daw pursued a formal education. Studying at Bryant University, he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1968. In addition to his academic credentials, he is certified by the American Management Association in Management by Objectives. To DAVID E. DAW FOUNDER, PRESIDENT DAVICORP Inc., Systemation Inc. Port St. Lucie, FL