Dan joined Far Western as Production Director in 2018. He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Comparative Literature from California State University, Long Beach, with an emphasis in Classical Languages. His academic and professional work has included the development of a searchable classical artifacts image database in conjunction with the Art History Department at CSULB and the editorial coordination and production of the Comparative Literature Department’s literary journal. Dan has worked for nearly two decades in advertising, brand management, copywriting, publishing, and design, with emphasis and experience in editing and publishing journals and trade publications and implementing marketing strategies for professional services firms. A Certified Foresight Strategist, Dan maintains a personal interest in data science, the internet of things, the classification of information and trends in communication, and information processing.