"Joining the Big Lottery fund at a time when it is both listening to stakeholders and audiences and planning its future role is a challenge I am thoroughly looking forward to. The opportunity to work with colleagues in an organisation that makes such a difference to people’s lives across the UK is a hugely motivating and a real privilege. "
At the British Film Institute from 1990-1994 he was responsible for sponsorship and events for The Museum of the Moving Image, National Film Theatre and London Film Festival. Between 1994 and 1995 he moved to close neighbour The South Bank Centre and then to Ascot Racecourse to become their first Sales and Marketing Director. After 5 years at Ascot, having restructured the commercial operation, he moved to Historic Royal Palaces in 2000.
As Director of Communication and Development at Historic Royal Palaces Danny he was responsible for Marketing, Public Relations, Business Development and Fundraising for the independent charity that cares for the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, Kensington Palace, Kew Palace, Banqueting House and Hillsborough Castle.
Danny is a business leader of the Marketing Society, a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and a Fellow of the Tourism Society and The Royal Society of Arts.