Partner, Executive Creative Director
Daniel is a creative force, relentless craftsman, and big thinking, idea generator with over 25 years of A-list agency and Blue Chip client experience. With extensive expertise in omni-channel conceptual development, creative application, and executional excellence, he approaches all projects with strategic rigor and business discipline. His ability to scale seamlessly from copywriting to chief creative officer showcases a flexibility and focus on moving a client’s business forward with a solution-oriented approach.
In prior lives, Daniel has founded a creative consultancy and lead creative departments for agencies such as BBDO, Publicis, FCB, DDB and Leo Burnett. His award shelf holds over 10 Cannes Lions, multiple One Show and D&AD Pencils, innumerable Clio’s, and the one award his mother actually recognizes – an Emmy. His clients have included Anheuser-Busch, Dell, Wrigley-Mars, Frito-Lay, Kellogg’s, Bayer, SC Johnson, Jim Beam, and T-Mobile.
Outside of marketing and advertising, Daniel spends time with his family in addition to working with the Prison Mindfulness Institute, Engaged Mindfulness Institute, the Art Impact Project, and other organizations and avocations that support healthy mental, spiritual and physical lifestyles.
Daniel attended Eastern Illinois University and Northwestern.