Harold Dalton Davlin

The man, the myth, the legend


Harold Dalton Davlin is one of five siblings, son of Andrew and Mary Scheffler Davlin and started life in Princeton New Jersey on a small farm. From there he moved to New Canaan, Connecticut and was educated at the Rectory School in Pomfret CT and graduated high school as a boarding student from The Marvelwood School in Cornwall CT 1983. Mr. Davlin attended Curry College in Milton Mass, and then transferred to Babson College, Wellesley Mass where he graduated with a double major in Finance and Entrepreneurial Studies and a double minor in Sociology and Communications. With an entrepreneurial spirit, his first business was Davlin Painting which paid for college and supported a meager student lifestyle in his early youth. Post college, Davlin started an import and export company specializing in aquaculture and seafood while living in Los Angeles. From there, Davlin pursued his expertise in marketing and finance and was introduced to the credit card payment world which brought him back east. He worked for Peachtree, followed by productive and enjoyable years at Discover Card, then Merchant Link, Network One (CyberCash/Verisign), and then started his own business, Armory Trust Services, Inc/CoCard of Maryland where he still works after 21 years of service. Armory Trust Services, dba Discountcreditcardterminals.com and CoCard of Maryland and his management team are no strangers to internet marketing and sales. In 2004, Armory Trust joined the CoCard team of eighteen offices and presently CoCard operates over 150 offices with a portfolio of over twenty thousand merchants. As a founding office of CoCard, Davlin and team has worked hard to be a valued member of CoCard Marketing, TN. Mr. Davlin’s Entrepreneurial spirit continued throughout his career and in 2005 Davlin purchased ABC Car and Truck in Columbia MD (Penske’s largest independent agency in the Washington/Baltimore market) followed by American Portable storage, a small 200-unit portable storage, on-demand, located in Odenton MD that he still presently owns. Mr. Davlin is happily married to his second wife Jennifer P Davlin and lived in Ellicott City and now resides in Burtonsville Maryland with two of their four kids. Jack (Ochtera) age 25 now lives in Los Angeles CA, Hannah (Ochtera) age 22 in MD, Mary -Patricia (Davlin) in Chicago, ILL and Harrison (Davlin) in MD. Jennifer works for American Resort Development Association as t


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