Daniel is an SVP at Salesforce.com, where he drives marketing for Salesforce Work.com, a sales performance management solution that helps Facebook, LinkedIn, Spotify, and other innovative companies align, motivate, and drive the performance of their sales teams. Prior to joining Salesforce, Daniel was co-founder and co-CEO of Rypple, a social performance management platform acquired by Salesforce in 2012. Prior to Rypple, Daniel was on the founding team of Workbrain, which provided workforce management solutions to Wal-Mart, Citibank, and other large enterprises. Workbrain grew to $100 million in annual revenues before being acquired by Infor in 2007.
A sought after speaker on how social media is changing the workplace, Daniel is a contributor to Fortune.com and the Huffington Post. He’s been widely quoted in Wired, the Financial Times, the Economist and Bloomberg Businessweek. Daniel holds a JD/MBA from the University of Toronto and an LLM in Law, Science and Technology from Stanford University.
|May, 2015||Taplytics||$2.4M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|May, 2015||Artivest||$15M / Series A||Personal Investment|
|Oct, 2014||CareGuide||$1.52M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Aug, 2014||Lumotune||$400k / Convertible Note||Personal Investment|
|Dec, 2013||Figure 1||$1.65M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Sep, 2011||GoInstant||$1.7M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Apr 21, 2016||PE HUB - Bridgit raises $1.7 mln|
|Sep 19, 2015||Tech Vibes - As Market Grows, One Great App Can Drive Wearable Adoption in Enterprise - Techvibes.com|
|May 21, 2015||FinSMEs - Taplytics Raises $2.4 Million in Seed Funding|
|Apr 11, 2015||ZD Net - ZDNet|
|Mar 11, 2015||Bloomberg - Did the CIA Try to Hack iPhones?: Bloomberg West (03/10)|
|Oct 16, 2014||Tech Vibes - Canadian Wearable Tech in Spotlight at Dreamforce|
|Oct 15, 2014||ZD Net - Salesforce.com: Wearables aren't 'niche' but must go mainstream soon|
|Sep 24, 2014||Tech Vibes - Detailing the Harsh Realities of Exits|