Danny is a native New Yorker and graduate of the UMass Amherst Hospitality program. He’s been a world traveler since age 13 when he decided to take his first trip to Australia with People to People youth program, at age 16 he and two friends backpacked around Europe and by 19 he had also traveled to 43 states.
Throughout college he worked in hotels and country clubs handling everything from housekeeping and washing dishes to grooming the golf grounds and serving as the private butler for the President of Taiwan.
After college he completed AccorHotels School of Excellence rotational management program with a focus on Public Relations & Marketing at the Sofitel New York. His passion for education and recruitment within the industry began at UMass as an organizer of their career fair. Today he oversees PR & Marketing at Sofitel New York and serves as a member of NYC & Co. Hotel PR Committee.