“Privacy is sacred. It’s a cornerstone of our society. A pillar of our constitution. But, to stop the bad guys, we can riffle through your underwear with a legal warrant. Why would a iPhone be more sacred?” Barack Obama
Managing Director | Mediabrands Publishing | Social Media content DJ | Voracious reader | occasional writer | passionate driver | 911 SC | Lotus 7 |Never panics
Danny is one of the leading authorities on Social Media and the predictive web in Europe. Business Insider ranks him the 3rd most influential ad Executive on twitter, and CEO Magazine lists him in their 10 top advertising executives to follow on twitter.
He was the managing director of Universal Media's Brussels office, before creating and leading the Brussels chapter of Mediabrands Publishing. He sits on the Board of Directors of IPG Mediabrands Belgium. Before, he was EVP Social and Digital Media at Porter Novelli, heading up PN’s social media efforts.
Danny studied Educational Sciences and Agogics, the social science relating to the promotion of personal, social and cultural welfare. His healthy passion for people, Schrödingers cat, quantum mechanics and The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy make him an onorthodox out-of-the-box thinker.
He was a journalist for eight years, working for print, radio and TV. He specialized in ICT, lifestyle and socio-economic news.