DANIEL J. WADE
MANAGING DIRECTOR / CHIEF CONTENT OFFICER
Northrop & Johnson Head of Strategic Partnerships Daniel J. Wade is a 30-year veteran in travel, partnership marketing and luxury lifestyle media with significant expertise in consumer and B2B media, brand positioning, sales development and creative lifestyle partnerships with global leaders in travel/hospitality, yachting, private jet, and the luxury goods sectors.
In 2001, he co-founded Elite Traveler pioneering audited magazine distribution on private jets targeting wealthy consumers around the globe. As President and Publisher, he built Elite Traveler's multimedia platforms, including Elitetraveler.com and Elite Traveler TV. The group attracted a blue-chip list of marketing partners including BMW, Cartier, Chanel, Four Seasons, Gucci, Jaguar, Louis Vuitton, Merrill Lynch, Mandarin Oriental, Mercedes-Benz, NetJets, One & Only Resorts, Patron, Porsche, Ritz-Carlton, Rover, Tiffany, Ulysse Nardin.
Before starting Elite Traveler, Daniel was Executive Associate Publisher of Travel Agent Magazine; he was responsible for worldwide sales and led the publication to the top 10 rankings by Advertising Age for ad pages run. He also developed and sold integrated travel agent training and educational programs, and helped create Travel Agent University, the first online training portal for travel retailers.
Daniel also was on the "bleeding-edge" during one of the most disruptive periods in the travel industry as a pioneer in the online travel arena with Preview Travel (Travelocity) and, before that, served in senior positions with Certified Vacations and Delta Air Lines Vacations.
An expert in sales and marketing to Ultra High Net Worth consumers, Daniel has been a speaker at global tourism, real estate development, private aviation and yachting industry conferences.
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