Dan is a Digital Account Executive at Walker Sands Digital.
As a digital account executive, Dan collaborates with his clients to implement and improve upon their ongoing PPC & SEM strategies. His day-to-day tasks include keyword and ad copy development, bid optimizations, reporting & analysis, and working as a PPC consultant on other digital projects.
Prior to joining the Walker Sands team, Dan held internships in advertising and marketing at Leo Burnett and Edelman. He then gained experience in digital marketing and advertising at Rise Interactive, Gorilla Group, and Digitas LBi.
Dan graduated from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University with a degree in Business. While most of the coursework was analytically driven, Dan's interest in design grew when he was a teacher's assistant for a branding and identity course, where he aided students how to use Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator for course projects. His ability to be both left and right brained has been essential to his work in digital marketing.
What is your favorite book of all time?
The Jordan Rules
What is your favorite place in Chicago that isn't a typical tourist destination?
St. Alfreds in Wicker Park
Would you rather have the office stocked 24/7 with Starbucks coffee or Garrett's popcorn?
Is David?s Tea a choice?
One thing people wouldn't know about you is?
I really enjoy watching really bad scary movies.
If you could live anywhere else in the world, where would you live?
Somewhere in Southern California.