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Dan Knisley works with Brick Factory clients to develop cutting-edge digital programs. He leads the planning phase of the Brick Factory's largest client engagements, helping translate clients' needs into concrete strategies that utilize modern development techniques. Dan has expertise in wireframing, persona development, HTML and CSS, javascript and user experience design. Among the the clients Dan has worked with during his time at Brick Factory are Panthera, Institute for the Study of War, No Labels, Foreign Policy Initiative, American Chemistry Council, Stuttering Foundation and UsAgainstAlzheimer's. Dan also leads development and marketing of Brick Factory's two primary products: Sway and Giving eCards.

Originally from South Kingstown, RI, Dan studied Public and Nonprofit Management at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Dan claims his favorite pastime is overanalyzing/obsessing over Virginia Tech sports. He also enjoys playing golf, taking backpacking trips and partaking in overpriced food and bourbon. He is a firm opponent of the ‘High-Five’. Dan will be getting married this June to his long-time girlfriend Shelley, and has a dog he loves named Lane.

consecutive years Virginia Tech has gone to a bowl game (longest in the nation)


minimum times a week I eat Thai food


pounds weighed by my dog Lane

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