Dan has been teaching for OCoM for over 10 years and has taught across a range of CIM modules at both Certificate and Diploma level.
He is a Principal Lecturer at the University of Brighton and is currently leading the new marketing course developments within the Brighton Business School. He is also the founder / Account Director for Bright Young Things – a student led marketing and PR consultancy that current engages over 120 undergraduate students working across 35 live client projects.
Dan’s background is in account management and he has undertaken a number of roles in relationship management, market research and communications. He continues to offer consultancy support to a broad range of organisation’s in marketing communications, PR, product development, market research and client relationship management. His clients include EDF Energy, Barclays Connector and Pestalozzi (where he is also advisor to the CEO and Board of Trustees).
Along side his current post at the University of Brighton, Dan is also a visiting lecturer at the Ecole de Management Normandie (France), the Angell Business School (Germany), the University of Wittenborg (Holland) and the Ecole de Savignac (France).
He has been published by the Association for the Advancement of Relationship Marketing and by the Learning and Teaching Support Network. Dan has a Masters in Marketing with specialisms in strategy, planning and law. He is currently undertaking his Doctorate, doesn’t sleep much and has a nagging addiction to highly caffeinated tea.
Dan’s various interests and hobbies include travelling and he once completed an eight-week overland journey from Thailand to the UK by train and by bus. A skilled cook and baker, Dan handmade and decorated 300 individual cakes for his wedding, and has been known, on occasions, to cook breakfast for all 40 members of the local Morris Dancing Team (he is not a Morris Dancer himself but knows one).
He can be contacted via his mobile on 07939 374343 or by emailing