Duluth, GA—September 9, 2008. Harrington Group, Inc. (d/b/a Harrington Group, Inc. in the State of North Carolina) is pleased to announce the addition of Tina Dannaker, P.E. to the fire protection engineering team. Ms. Dannaker comes to Harrington Group with over 10 years experience in the fire protection engineering industry, with emphasis in code research, hazardous materials analysis, and performance-based design solutions. She has extensive experience reviewing alternative means and methods, such as fire-modeling and other components of performance-based design, to achieve equivalent levels of safety in buildings. Ms. Dannaker has earned both her MS in Fire Protection Engineering and her BS in Mechanical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, MA. At Harrington Group, she will be acting as a Senior Fire Protection Engineer based in the firm’s Charlotte, NC office.

Prior to Harrington Group, Ms. Dannaker was employed as an Engineering Associate with Aegis Engineering in Oak Harbor, WA, where she acted as a professional fire protection consultant for diverse topics and assisted design professionals in developing solutions to various fire protection challenges. Ms. Dannaker was also previously employed as a Senior Building Plans Examiner for the City of Raleigh, NC, where she served as the head of the fire protection department for plan reviews. Her knowledge and experience will bring great value to Harrington Group and our clients. We are proud to welcome her to the Harrington Group Team!

Harrington Group, Inc. is a Fire Protection Engineering consulting firm headquartered in Duluth, GA, with an additional office in Charlotte, NC. The firm is committed to providing its clients with creative solutions, while optimizing the relationship between cost and benefits. Established in 1986, the firm has become one of the most experienced and respected practices dedicated to Fire Protection and Safety & Health in the southeast.

By Jeff Harrington, CEO and Founder of Harrington Group, Inc.