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Daniel Dillon

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Chief Marketing Officer
University Staff, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5011


Dan Dillon, Jr. was appointed Chief Marketing Officer for Arizona State University in September, 2013.  In this role, he is responsible for branding and marketing activities across the university. 


Dan is a seasoned executive with more than 25 years in domestic and global general management roles in both the Consumer Packaged Goods and Restaurant industries.  He has worked for well-known companies including General Mills, Keebler, Nabisco, Heinz, Con Agra, and the Coca Cola Company.  The past six years were spent as Chief Marketing Officer for Outback Steakhouse, and most recently as EVP Chief Branding Officer for Ruby Tuesday, Inc. 


He received a Bachelor of Arts from St. Anselm College and an MBA from Bentley College. 


Dan lives in Paradise Valley with his wife, Laura, and their two boys, Tripp and Drew.