Daniel is a global business development, licensing, retail, and marketing executive, having worked in senior roles for several leading multi-national corporations on three continents.
Known for being a high-impact business driver and an inclusive leader, Daniel has a performance history of delivering P&L success. He has led and developed teams for major apparel, home, baby, and entertainment companies such as The Walt Disney Company, Kahn Lucas, Carter’s, Global Brands Group/ Li & Fung, Source3 (acquired by Facebook, August, 2016), and Joe Fresh/Loblaw. Over a span of two decades, he has built deep expertise in partnerships, licensing, and international retail, including on the ground experience in North America, Europe, Asia, and Middle East territories. As Chief Marketing Officer for two companies, he successfully drove branding, awareness, and consumer campaigns.
Believing in giving back to his community, Daniel has served on his Co-op Board from 2014 until 2018, and on the Board of his running club, Central Park Track Club-Tracksmith, from 2012 until 2019.
Daniel earned a B.A. in Urban Planning from Haverford College in Haverford, PA, and an M.B.A. from UCLA Business School in Los Angeles, CA. In addition, Daniel has also completed several executive education programs at Harvard Business School, MIT Sloan School of Management, and Hong Kong University.
He is a competitive runner and triathlete. Running is a lifelong passion, having started competing in the sport as a pre-teen, competing in Varsity Cross-country and Varsity Track in both high school and college. He remains a competitive “age-grouper” at distances ranging from the mile to the marathon, and has completed 25 marathons including seven Boston Marathons. In triathlon, Daniel completed several sprint-, international-, and half-ironman-distance races, and qualified for and competed in the Half-ironman World Championships race in Clearwater, FL.