Dan Buckley

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Buckley at the 2007 New York Comic Con.

Dan Buckley is an American comic books executive, currently President of Marvel Entertainment.

Biography[edit]

Dan Buckley was raised in upstate New York and later a New York City resident. He graduated in 1989 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from St. Lawrence University. Buckley continued his studies at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute which granted him a MBA in Marketing and International Relations in 1991. As a part of his studies at Rensselaer, he took a stint through MBA Exchange Program with the International University of Japan which allowed him to study in Japan.[1]

In 1990, Buckley joined Marvel Enterprise where he served in different positions from new product development to international publishing. His last position was as vice president of marketing services in 1997.[1]

In 1997, Buckley left for a position at Omnicom’s Radiate Group, Inc. His last position at Radiate was as vice president of operations & communications in 2003. At that time, he resided it Florida.[1]

Buckley returned to the New York Metro area from Florida in October 2003 when he was named Marvel publisher in 2003.[1] On January 18, 2017, he was promoted to President of Marvel Entertainment from president for TV, publishing and brand.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Weiland, Jonah (October 15, 2003). "Marvel confirms Buckley as new Publisher". Comic Book Resources. Retrieved August 31, 2011. 
  2. ^ Kit, Borys (January 18, 2017). "Dan Buckley Named President of Marvel Entertainment (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved January 30, 2017. 

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