CANTON, CT, January 14, 2022 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Leonard M. Pursell has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
Since 2014, Mr. Pursell has prospered as the Codes and Product Compliance manager for Stanley Access Technologies, LLC a division or Stanley Black & Decker Inc. He specializes in ensuring the safety of new products, along with ensuring compliance with all relevant building, safety and accessibility Codes and Standards. Mr. Pursell also regularly collaborates with Underwriters Laboratories LLC, which stands among the largest testing laboratories in the world, to play a direct role in the testing of new products, as well as components related to installation, engineering and manufacturing.
Prior to his recruitment at Stanley Black & Decker, Mr. Pursell thrived as an engineering specialist for Besam, which has since been acquired by Assa Abloy AB, for more than 30 years. During this period, he traveled to all 50 states to perform various troubleshooting and training services for Besam's vast network of distributors. Mr. Pursell held a variety of positions while employed by Besam/ASSA ABLOY including Senior Technical Advisor and Director of Technical Services for North America. Alongside his professional responsibilities, Mr. Pursell currently excels as the president of the American Association of Automatic Door Manufacturers (AAADM) and previously served as the chairperson of each of the four ANSI/BHMA Standard subcommittees within the Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association related to Power Doors
An active member of the AAADM since 1994, Mr. Pursell has devoted significant effort to increasing the accessibility of automatic doors for disabled individuals, and he continues to advocate for national and statewide legislation related to this matter. He attributes a great deal of his success to the influence of his father, who taught him the value of resilience and perseverance at a young age. In the coming years, Mr. Pursell intends to begin transitioning some of his responsibilities to his management team as he approaches retirement age.
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