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Danielle Dardashti, Principal Advisor

dash. founder and CEO Danielle Dardashti is an accomplished branded content leader and an Emmy award-winning content creator.


Danielle founded dash. in 2016, consulting with studios and in-house content teams on storytelling strategies and production efficiencies. In response to demand in the marketplace, in 2018, Danielle built a team of advisors. And in 2019, dash. expanded its offerings to include workshops and coaching.


Danielle speaks and writes about strategic storytelling and related topics like the role of data+creative in digital storytelling, and the challenge of "always-on storytelling" for today.'s marketers   


She has held senior level branded content roles at Meredith Corporation, Tribune Publishing, and other companies. Earlier in her career, she was an on-air TV reporter, wrote and produced several award-winning television documentaries, and co-authored two books for parents and teachers.  


Danielle is cofounder of the live storytelling show STORYBOOM in White Plains, NY; She has served on the board of directors of New York Women in Communications since 2015; And in 2019 she took home the top prize for a story she told live on stage at Brand Storytelling's Elevate conference in Park City, Utah.

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MICHELLE FINO

JAYSON GOLDBERG

MICHELLE FINO

PURPOSE-DRIVEN CONTENT

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MARC RAPPIN

JAYSON GOLDBERG

MICHELLE FINO

RESEARCH STRATEGY

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JAYSON GOLDBERG

JAYSON GOLDBERG

JAYSON GOLDBERG

BRANDED ENTERTAINMENT

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LORENA TAPIERO

SUZANNE KAUFMAN

JAYSON GOLDBERG

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NATE HAGEMAN

SUZANNE KAUFMAN

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CONTENT PARTNERSHIPS

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SUZANNE KAUFMAN

SUZANNE KAUFMAN

SUZANNE KAUFMAN

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AJ SILVERMAN

SUSAN WEBBER GATTO

SUSAN WEBBER GATTO

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SUSAN WEBBER GATTO

SUSAN WEBBER GATTO

SUSAN WEBBER GATTO

BRAND INTEGRATIONS

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SHAWN KALLET

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MEREDITH JACOBSON

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

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MEREDITH JACOBSON

MEREDITH JACOBSON

MEREDITH JACOBSON

INFLUENCER MARKETING

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KATHLEEN MEROT

MEREDITH JACOBSON

KATHLEEN MEROT

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COURTNEY CUNNINGHAM

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

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About our team

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Diversity & Collaboration

dash. consultants represent a wide range of perspectives in content, marketing, and media.  We are a  diverse team, both personally and professionally. We learn from each other, collaborate well, and truly enjoy each other's points of view. As a result, there's no shortage of great ideas, and our clients reap the benefits.

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Our team includes:

  • Marketing mavens who understand what keeps brand managers up at night;
  • Sales leaders who've driven revenue for major brands and publishers; 
  • Content strategists skilled at brand programming; 
  • Digital natives living and breathing social audience development; 
  • TV executives and producers who wrote the playbook on sponsor integration.

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Category Expertise:

We have marketing experience in a variety of categories, including financial, tech, telecomm, travel, retail, beauty, CPG, auto, B2B, government, and non-profits.



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