Meet the Team
Patrick Egan, President
With over 50 years of experience in the security alarm industry, Patrick Egan has successfully grown, acquired and sold multiple businesses. Throughout his career, he has also negotiated hundreds of deals. In fact, with over 200 successful transactions on his resume, he is pleased to share his expertise through Egan Security Group. Read More.
Alex Nitterhouse, Partner
With 15+ years of Electronic Security and Life Safety experience, Egan Security Group is excited to welcome Alex Nitterhouse to the team. Alex studied Physics at West Virginia University. Following college he joined the United States Air Force, specializing in Operations Resource Management.
Having held various positions throughout his career, Alex has a wealth of knowledge and perspective to bring to the clients of Egan Security Group. His extensive acquisition experience and dynamic understanding of the internal workings of an organization from sales, operational, and executive leadership roles have contributed to his professional success with some of the largest security providers in the nation, holding titles such as Director of Sales Operations, Director of Sales, General Manager, Strategic Vendor Chair, and Gold Accounts Liaison. Alex understands the challenges that security and alarm dealers face and has first-hand experience implementing the actions needed to transform your organization.
Alex lives life outdoors on the West Coast with his wife and children. He is a member of Metro Sacramento Chamber of Commerce and the Electronic Security Association. Alex enjoys playing golf, attending his children’s sporting events, and volunteering in his local community.
Jake Westhoff, Partner
A 14-year veteran in the security alarm business Jake Westhoff has spent the last 9 years providing finance and acquisition assistance to countless dealers throughout the United states. Jakes expertise and skills are found in his attention to detail and delivery of superior customer service to his clients.
Westhoff had the privilege of working with Alarm Funding Associates as Senior Vice President of Acquisitions, where he successfully closed over 100 transactions, showcasing his proficiency in negotiating and navigating the complexities of the business landscape.
His professional ventures have taken him across the country, allowing him to conduct business in various regions and gain a comprehensive understanding of the industry’s diverse nuances and practices. During his tenure, he also worked the traditional side of the industry as a sales representative, further expanding his knowledge and capabilities in the field.
Before venturing into the security alarm industry, Westhoff pursued a multidisciplinary education at Marymount University, where he studied both Mathematics and Exercise Physiology. Upon graduation he spent 15 years in the fitness industry, capitalizing on his passion for health and wellness. His dedication and expertise in this field led to recognition as one of the top fitness professionals in the DC metropolitan area, a testament to his commitment to helping others achieve their goals.
With his extensive industry experience, successful track record, and diverse background, Jake continues to approach every opportunity with passion, determination, and a commitment to excellence. He brings this mindset to every single client he represents.
Sarah Dantinne, Marketing Director
Sarah Dantinne boasts considerable expertise as a Marketing and Project Coordinator, showcasing a proven track record in the security alarm and wholesale industry.
Her wealth of experience encompasses B2B marketing, project management, account management, and administrative responsibilities. In her capacity as part of Egan Security Group, she efficiently manages daily operations, collaborating closely with both the team and clients.
Beyond her professional life, Sarah finds joy in quality time with her family, indulging in sailing adventures on the Chesapeake Bay, and passionately supporting her alma mater, The University of South Carolina Gamecocks.