2016 Engineering Leader Under 40: Trent Moore, 38

The Dennis Group LLC, Duluth, Ga.
By Erin Dunne, CFE Media September 15, 2016

Trent Moore, 38
The Dennis Group LLC, Duluth, Ga.
BS Mechanical Engineering, United States Military Academy at West Point 

Moore is a 2000 graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point. He served as a U.S. Army Officer from 2000 to 2005, including a tour of duty in Iraq. Upon discharge from the Army, Moore joined an engineering firm as a project engineer, earning his PMP certification, and quickly rising several to become director/chief engineer for material handling. In 2013, Moore and a group of 30 like-minded individuals came together to establish a Southeastern office for The Dennis Group LLC. In addition to ongoing project management, design, and business development responsibilities, Moore and the team have created a strategy that has positioned the venture to double in size again in the next 3 years. Prominent clients throughout the food and beverage industry recognize The Dennis Group as a thought leader, frequently requiring their leadership for their most challenging packaging projects. Moore enjoys home improvement, fishing, and maintaining the farm he owns in the Midwest. Married to a German national, Moore is a frequent European traveler. Raising children in a multicultural environment is important to Moore and his wife, who work hard to expose their family to all facets of their parents’ heritage.