In addition to advising Spuhler Associates, Dan Billie has been deeply involved in Private Equity for the past 5 years. He has Private Equity experience buying, selling and integrating portfolio companies. Prior experience includes heading all commercial functions at APC Technologies, a large brake and exhaust automotive aftermarket supplier. He was instrumental in bringing on a new private equity partner and served for one-year post sale. Dan spent the bulk of his career within the Automotive sector including 20 years at CARDONE and has extensive relationships within the Industry. Prior to Automotive, Dan spent several years in the Banking Industry. Dan has his Bachelor’s Degree from Penn State University. He also holds an MBA from La Salle University. Dan is married with 2 children and a proud grandfather of two so far. He enjoys Pittsburgh sports, spending time with his family, golfing, and spending time at his home in Florida.