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Capital Region BOMA is excited to welcome Doreen Dean
of The Rosenblum Companies to our Board of Directors!

Doreen Dean, Senior Property Manager, is responsible for technical, operational, and general property operations for The Rosenblum Companies’ diverse portfolio of commercial and residential properties. Prior to joining The Rosenblum Companies in 2018, Doreen spent over a decade as Property Operations Specialist for commercial tenants at the Watervliet Arsenal, a 143-acre United States Army facility.  A life-long Capital Region resident and member of the Capital Region Chamber’s Leadership Tech Valley Class of 2013, she enjoys traveling with her husband and being mom to their three adult children.


Why are they required?

Wherewhat kind, and how many do I need?

What is the required maintenance?

What are their capabilities and limitations?

How would I operate one effectively?

What is it like to use one, hands-on?


Learn the answers to these and other questions from our guest speaker Tom Kretzler
Owner & President of Albany Fire Extinguisher, at our February Monthly Meeting.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

11:45 A.M. Registration

The Century House


select group of attendees will get the chance to operate 
Tom’s digital fire extinguisher training simulator at the conclusion of the presentation!


Meet Our Presenter:

Thomas K. Kretzler
Owner & President
Albany Fire Extinguisher

Since December of 1992, Tom has served as President of Albany Fire Extinguisher Sales & Service, Inc. located in Albany, NY.  Tom oversees daily operations of the company, which employs a staff of 18.  The company primarily sells, installs and performs service and maintenance of portable fire extinguishers and other fire protection equipment and systems, serving over 6,000 commercial occupancies each year throughout New York’s Capital Region.  Prior to his position as president of the company, Tom worked for many years in the business as a service technician. 


Tom is a Certified Portable Fire Extinguisher Technician, a Life Member of the NFPA and an active Member of the National Association of Fire Equipment Distributors (NAFED). 




Congratulations once again to our 2018 Award Honorees & thank you to our
2018 sponsors! Check out photos from that evening here!


Please contact Ashley Weaver if your company would like to sponsor a CRBOMA event | (518) 694-5016





For more photos, visit our Photo Gallery.

Portable Fire Extinguisher 101
February Monthly Meeting
February 20, 2019
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
The Century House
997 New Loudon Road
Latham, NY 12110

$25.00 Single Member Ticket

$35.00 Single Non-Member Ticket

$10.00 Emerging Professional