April 25, 2018


PMC Group One

Since 1998 PMC Group One has served the critical infrastructure market with the best-of-breed operational tools, advisory services, and education programs that empower enterprise facility automation professionals to improve operations and business continuity with uninterruptible UPtime, resiliency, public safety, and energy efficiency. SmartWALK™, the company’s next-gen, cloud-based Facilities Process Management software product is SOP standards for facility engineers to expedite critical operations tasks and mitigate infrastructure risks by closing process adherence gaps for future AI-driven digitized world. Partnering with DatacenterDynamics, the leading information provider to the data center market, PMC Group One merged its 16 online courses and intellectual property and training pedigree with DCDs global network to create DCProfessional Development an unmatched global training and certification services company. The company’s Fortune 1000 clients include financial, media, technology, commercial real estate, government and co-location facilities. For more information visit: https://pmcgroupone.com

PMC Group President and CEO

Peter Curtis

PMC Group One was founded by veteran mission-critical operations professional, author and industry speaker, Peter Curtis. Critical infrastructure operations safety standard has been part of Curtis’ DNA since his early teen years when he managed complex medical equipment for his ailing sibling. Surviving the 911 tragedy propelled Curtis to focus his 30 years’ experience in mission-critical engineering industry to design and implement tools to protect critical infrastructure and public safety defense by establishing best practices standards for facility operations professionals.

As an educator, Curtis imparts his industry insight as a professor at the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) and Marist – training the future operations engineers of our digitized world to meet ideals of integrity, public safety, energy efficiency, cost containment, environmental consciousness, and a dedication to outstanding workmanship. In partnership with DatacenterDynamics, the leading information provider to the data center market, Curtis created DCProfessional Development an unmatched global training and certification services company which merged his 16 online courses and its intellectual property and training pedigree.

As the author of Maintaining Mission Critical Systems in a 24/7 Environment – an imperative guide to designing, operating, and maintaining mission critical equipment and systems and a best seller in its class – Curtis shares his deep industry acumen in critical infrastructure engineering focused on business resiliency, data center efficiency, and green power technology with mission-critical facility engineers and operators. The 3rd edition of the book is set to be released in late 2019.

Curtis’ three decades of industry knowledge includes work in the mission-critical engineering industry for financial, healthcare, defense, utilities, transportation, energy management, and education sectors. He is a member of the 7×24 Exchange, Association for Facilities Engineering (AFEC), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), International Electrical Testing Association (IETA), International Facility Management Association (IFMA), and the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). He is a graduate of New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) with a Master of Science degree in Energy Management and a Bachelor of Science degree in Electro-Mechanical Computer Technology.