Dan is co-founder and President of Paper Water Bottle where he drives efforts to provide consumers an alternative to the traditional plastic water bottle. With his vision to re-imagine the plastic water bottle, Dan works to secure partnerships and provide expertise in strategic marketing and program development to deliver growth and desired outcomes for the company. His leadership drives sustainable results, which he believes are rooted in the individual skill sets of each Paper Water Bottle team member. Dan has served in various executive management roles with companies including McKinsey & Company, GE Capital, and other rapid-growth organizations. He received a B.A. from Wabash College, a M.A. from Yale University, and a M.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame. Dan currently resides in Raleigh, North Carolina, and walks over 2 million steps per year. Prideful in the success that comes from team collaboration, Dan’s motto is: relationships matter.