Danny Petre began his career in advertising as an intern at Publicis Worldwide in 2003 working on the Amstel Light and BMW accounts. After graduating from Plymouth State University in 2004, with a BS in marketing and a minor in economics, Danny returned to Publicis as an Assistant Account Executive to help launch the UBS global brand campaign “You & Us.” In 2005, Danny was promoted to Account Executive and then Account Supervisor on Procter & Gamble’s Prilosec OTC brand. In January 2007 Danny began studying at Columbia University to earn a Master of Science degree in Strategic Communications. In May 2008 Danny’s entrepreneurial spirit led him to mcgarrybowen and specifically to the Reebok business. Today he is working to reinvent Pfizer’s Chantix brand.
Danny grew up in the suburbs of New York City in Westchester County and spent most of his childhood getting beat-up by his two older, and larger, brothers.