Children: Son Jordan, 2, and daughter Brooke, 10 months
Education: Attended Virginia Wesleyan College and earned a bachelor's degree in speech communication from Frostburg State University.
Mentor: "My father (Robert Glessner Jr.), because he taught me that obstacles are things that you only see when you take your eyes off your goals."
Favorite part of your job: "I love technology. I'm kind of a gadget guy, so being involved in a technology company, I get to keep my finger on the pulse of what's coming down the pike. I like to call it 'bleeding edge technology.'"
Least favorite part of your job: Government regulations and licensing
Biggest challenge of your job: "Trying to manage my time."
Fantasy job: "Dog trainer. I have a yellow Labrador who probably knows 150 tricks, verbal and nonverbal."
Favorite music: "Blues and classic rock"
Favorite car: "427 Shelby AC Cobra"
Type of car you drive now: GMC Yukon
Last book read: "Danger in the Comfort Zone: From Boardroom to Mailroom - How to Break the Entitlement Habit That's Killing American Business" by Judith M. Bardwick
Last movie seen: "The Day After Tomorrow"
Favorite TV show: "American Chopper" on The Discovery Channel
Hobbies: Snow skiing, canoeing, camping, 4x4 off-roading, dog training and tinkering with old cars
What was your first job? "My parents started this business in the basement of our house in my toy room, so I was exposed to Glessner Alarm & Communications at an extremely young age." He was about 5 years old.
Favorite quote: "If you're going to be a bear, you may as well be a grizzly." Source unknown.
If you could meet anyone in history, who would it be? "My sister (Paige Glessner Hershey) passed away probably about five years ago. She had breast cancer. I miss her deeply. Now that I have a family, I'd really enjoy to chat with her again."