Currently a Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer of howcast.com, Daniel Blackman has built a career working in new media development, including content distribution, product management, advertising, and video production. Before Howcast, Daniel worked at Google building strategic content relationships for both the YouTube and Google Video teams.

Prior to Google, he was the General Manager, VP at Barnes&Noble.com, overseeing the merchandising, editorial, and production operations. Earlier at HarperCollins Publishers, Daniel created and ran its first Internet Development Group.

Daniel also produced digital media for Lollapalooza and as commercialproducer for advertising agency, J. Walter Thompson. Daniel holds a bachelor of fine arts in film production from New York University.