Danielle Dannenberg is a Principal at MergeLane and Head of Growth and Strategy at Leadership Camp. An entrepreneur, community builder, and marketing strategist, she loves getting to know exceptional founders and building creative partnerships.
Prior to MergeLane, Danielle served as the Director of Startup Summer, a mini-accelerator and internship program for students passionate about entrepreneurship. She also built WildeGuide, a platform to find and review individual outdoor adventure guides. She worked on marketing and content strategy for B2B and B2C clients in agency roles. Danielle started her career in Washington, DC, where she worked on international development and counter-human trafficking programs at the UN Migration Agency.
Danielle is a director of Seed Angel Forum, a Board Member of the Women Inspiring Leadership Development (WILD) Council, and an organizer for TEDxBoulder. She has led efforts to promote women in business and serves as a mentor for several entrepreneurial organizations in the Boulder community. She is passionate about traveling, cooking, and the great outdoors.
Danielle earned her B.A. from Elon University in North Carolina and her MBA from the Leeds School of Business at University of Colorado, Boulder.
So often I speak with entrepreneurs who have not spoken to anyone outside of their personal circles before spending countless hours on their business. This always catches my attention, because I was once this entrepreneur.