Nick Esposito is a second generation firefighter who started his fire service career in 1989, with a small volunteer fire department in his hometown of Verplanck, New York. He began his professional firefighting career in 1996, working for the Town of Rye Brook, New York Fire Department, a suburb outside of New York City. In 1999 he was hired by the Bridgeport, Connecticut Fire Department, and has worked his way up to through the ranks, taking on many line and staff functions, and currently serves as the Captain of their Rescue Company. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Safety and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration. Nick is the owner of Truck Tactics Training, and teaches on the regional and national level. He has published articles related to aerial apparatus operations and building construction, both online and in trade journals. He can be found posting truck company related information on his Facebook and InstaGram pages Truck_Tactics, as well as at www.trucktactics.org. He is also a co-founder of the Facebook page, Truck Floor Training.