Dan Israel

ATL Brickyard Leader

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Daniel Israel is an +MPU Leader with the Atlanta Brickyard Chapter.

Daniel is a first-generation American, and a product of Atlanta, Georgia and Dekalb County public schools. Living abroad three times in his life (Tehran, Iran; London, England; and Kagoshima, Japan), Daniel has a deep appreciation for international affairs, a passion for creating economic ties that bind through business, and a track record of building bridges across communities and cultures. Daniel has over 25 years of experience in product management, digital marketing, and customer experience at companies such as Nortel Networks, BellSouth and AT&T Mobility, The Home Depot, NCR, Cox Automotive and the Ford Motor Company. He also has extensive experience on the consulting and agency side of the world, including SapientNitro and Razorfish within the Publicis Groupe, Capgemini, and his own firm called Reptile Storytelling. With most of his work life in high tech, Daniel knows how intertwined technology has become into our daily lives, and its impact on democracy and civil discourse. Daniel’s goal is to foster constructive and conducive environments for people with different viewpoints to formulate areas of common ground via personal connections and the use of technology.