Daniel J. Gigante
Daniel J. Gigante – VP Construction
Born on February 25, 1965 , Daniel joined the “ Abilene Team” in January 1985 as a plumber’s apprentice. Daniel’s technical skills combined with an insatiable desire to learn about “boiler room heating systems” quickly elevated him to Crew Foreman. When Daniel became a Foreman for Abilene in 1988, he was in charge of a 7 man crew installing complete “boiler room heating systems” throughout the city.
During Daniel’s early years as a Crew Foreman he became an expert troubleshooter of heating system distribution problems and to this day this remains one of his passions. While Daniel was Crew Foreman he and his crew installed over 300 complete “boiler room heating systems” and was instrumental in the design and implementation of the “ Abilene boiler room system”.
In 1993 Daniel was promoted to Project Manager and was responsible for multiple installation crews. Daniel became proficient at the coordination, execution and completion of multiple installations and became an expert in personnel management. He became a true leader.
In May of 2006 Daniel was promoted to Vice President of Construction and is now in charge of all shop and field operations. He is currently grooming the next generation of Abilene ’s leaders and installers. You will find him in your building overseeing the installation crews and troubleshooting your heating distribution problems.
Daniel is a New York City and New Jersey Licensed Master Plumber and has received a degree in Plumbing Design from the Mechanics Institute in New York .
Daniel and his wife Lori have been married since May 1987; they have 3 wonderful children and reside in Manalapan New Jersey .