Dan is currently an Associate at Hyde Park Angels, the midwest’s largest and most active angel group. At Hyde Park Angels, Dan is responsible for sourcing and performing diligence on the midwest’s best startups. He sourced HPA’s recent investment in Luxury Garage Sale, and loves meeting founders working to define the future of commerce. Dan has extensive experience in retail, merchandising, supply chain management, and operations.

Prior to HPA, he worked at Target Corporation, where he worked to modernize a $70B+ retail supply-chain for the Omnichannel era. Dan helped build systems and processes to make it easier for millions of customers to purchase, deliver, and pick-up products when and where they want. He supported Target’s Apparel & Accessories pyramid, helping to drive $14B in sales by creating specialized, tailored solutions to ensure all 1,800 Target stores had the right inventory at the right time. Before that, Dan managed supply chain and inventory for Target’s Kitchen Appliance, Patio and Men’s Apparel e-commerce businesses. In addition, he worked closely with buyers to create the assortment, pricing, and promotional strategies for these businesses.

Dan graduated with honors from the University of Chicago, where he studied Economics and History and was an all-conference performer on the Track & Field team. He is currently pursuing his MBA at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, where he intends to focus on Entrepreneurship, Economics, and Finance.