Work History

Aug 2009 - Current

Business Consultant


Providing vital support to nonprofits and small businesses in the areas of business planning, donor/client acquisition, marketing leadership, technical operations, and strategic organizational initiatives.

Sept 2014 - Sept 2019

Vice President Marketing

Jewish Federation of Columbus/ JewishColumbus

JewishColumbus aspires to unite the Columbus Jewish community. By working to engage, include and secure each individual. As the largest funder of Jewish programs in Columbus, the organization enriches the community with services from birth to senior living.

JAN 2009 -Sept 2014

Chief Information Officer

Nutis Visual Communications Group

Nutis' strength is rooted in more than 60 years of helping local, national and international companies enhance the power of their brands and influence customer purchasing decisions. The organization was experienced in producing high quality, visually powerful and cost-effective, print, merchandising and point-of-purchase solutions for brand manufacturers and brand marketers. Nutis has an all-encompassing innovative and creative team of graphic, industrial and structural designers to state-of-the-art production technologies in Digital, Screen, Litho, Flexo printing, Large format printing, LED lighting systems and lightboxes, Dimensional displays, Prototype design and construction, Signage and Metal and woodworks.

JAN 2003 -Dec 2008


The New Standard Newspaper

Launched and successfully ran every aspect of achieving successful, well-read, respected and financially-sound Jewish media outlet, including print publication, web presence, eblasts and social media. Oversaw all business, editorial and technical components of production including layout and design, writing and editing, assigning stories to writers and freelancers, ad sales, fund-raising, promotions, distribution, strategic planning and visioning. The New Standard garnered three first-place awards from the American Jewish Press Association and two first-place awards from the Audit Bureau of Circulations.

JAN 2002 - Jan 2003

Web Publishing Producer

Dispatch Media Group

The Columbus Dispatch is the only daily newspaper serving all of the Columbus, Ohio, metropolitan markets. The online newspaper, similar to its print addition cousin, is committed to providing the most accurate, timely and in-depth news and information to the Columbus metropolitan area.

OCT 1999 - DEC 2001

Creative Director and Creative Technical Director

PMX Agency

PMX (previously Elpize) connects brands with customers through compelling messaging and engaging visual experiences. Leveraging data-driven insights to inform a campaign process, the creative solutions were built, designed and optimized to ensure conversion and overall performance.

JULY 1997 - OCT 1999

UI/UX Designer and Business Development

Zedak Corp.

PMX (previously Elpize) connects brands with customers through compelling messaging and engaging visual experiences. Leveraging data-driven insights to inform a campaign process, the creative solutions were built, designed and optimized to ensure conversion and overall performance.

Jan 1995 - July 1997

Founder and Partner of Internet startup

ColumbusPages was an online city guide that provided information about businesses in the categories of dining, entertainment, retail, travel, and professional services for the greater Columbus metropolitan area. Visitors to ColumbusPages were able to use the service to find contact information, maps, driving directions, editorial, and user reviews for its extensive restaurant guide. ColumbusPages pioneered online movie time listing technology later used by Microsoft's which ultimately became part of the group.


2017 - 2020

Master’s degree

Gratz College

Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management


Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities



Artie Isaac

Artie Isaac

Vistage Chair with peer groups in Columbus and Dayton for CEOs, entrepreneurs, and key executives

Daniel has done what many of us are too anxious to do: he courageously followed his heart and intellect, found a market that he saw as underserved. Daniel has proven his worth in his business and in our community.

Ginna RInkov

Ginna RInkov

COO at JewishColumbus

Daniel is a highly motivated and qualified professional with experience in all aspects of marketing strategy and implementation. He successfully led the organization through a period when the organization was searching for a chief executive, insuring that the annual fund raising campaign attained its goal. Daniel is results driven with a strong understanding of nonprofits, fundraising and marketing. Additionally, he is a strong team player that is always available to jump on last minute projects to help forward the organization's mission.

Barry Goldberg

Barry Goldberg

CTO at ExecOnline

Dan Newman is a unique individual who can wear many hats...designer, business development, coder, manager, etc... He is one of those guys who brings out the best in yourself. Non-political and straight-shooter, Dan always looked out for the business first.

Liz Laub

Liz Laub

Senior Program Manager at Cisco

Dan was one of those people who brought levity and a can-do attitude to any stressful situation. He is a great person to be with when there is a technical crisis or the mood requires altering with a good laugh.

Max Kalef

Max Kalef

Design and Print Production Coordinator at the American Medical Association

Because he has many years of experience, he knows a variety of creative methods, and he ensures you learn what you need to in order to grow as an employee. At the same time, though, I was given the freedom and flexibility to look for creative solutions. His personality makes you feel completely comfortable, even when you’re making mistakes and he is always encouraging and positive.

Ruth Sternberg

Ruth Sternberg

Grant Development Professional

Daniel Newman is able to envision and plan vast projects and bring them to fruition. He is flexible and able to incorporate any new knowledge necessary to make a project or a task a success.

Erik Neu

Erik Neu

Vice President at SSI Strategy

Daniel is a truly multi-dimensional person. He is the rare technologist who is also extremely business savvy and practical. He understood what you need to accomplish and he usually improved on the ideas along the way.