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Dan Backhaus

VP, Strategy
Atlanta, Georgia
Dan has over 15 years of experience in digital marketing, web development and enterprise software, working with global brands and some of the largest companies in the world.

His diverse background includes service in our nation’s military, stints at SAP, Xerox, TSYS, several technology startups and leading interactive agencies in Europe and the U.S. Entrepreneurial by nature, Dan thrives on a fast-paced environment. He has raised early-stage investment, co-founded two companies, and led business development in Europe for Proxicom, establishing offices in Munich and London and participating in their successful IPO in the late ‘90s. A PMI-certified project management professional and a Six Sigma greenbelt, his experience also includes sales, digital strategy, SEO/SEM and web analytics.

Dan attended Arizona State University, earning a Bachelor of Science in business management and later an MBA with a focus on international business from the European University in Montreux, Switzerland.

In his free time Dan enjoys spending time with his children, cooking, and travel.