Northrop and Johnson is delighted to announce the arrival of Daniel Ziriakus as Marketing Director. Based in Fort Lauderdale (FL) Daniel will oversee marketing across the entire group, including sales, charter, charter management, yacht management and crew services.
Originally from Munich, Germany, Daniel began to travel the world at an early age. After living Australia, his travels took him to Asia, Europe and finally the United States, where he also finished his Design & Marketing degree.
Daniel worked in the marketing departments of Estee Lauder Companies in Munich, Germany and Glaceau, the inventors of Vitamin water. He later switched gears joining the agency side, working in media buying, account management and design. Before joining the world of Yachting he worked for Bridger Conway, a global branding agency based in Miami. Specializing in building brand identities he worked on several high profile client accounts including many well known luxury hotels and real estate developers.
Before arriving at Northrop & Johnson he worked for Fraser Yachts as head of the US Marketing Department, where he played an integral part in the design and development of the Fraser Yachts brand as it stands today.
He now arrives at Northrop and Johnson with an impressive luxury marketing background, ranging from implementing global media strategies to brand positioning & development across multiple marketing channels.
Kevin Merrigan, President of Northrop and Johnson added: “Daniel’s luxury marketing background and accomplishments have brought a new beginning to Northrop and Johnson. Northrop and Johnson now understands why Daniel is so well respected.”
Besides his new role at Northrop and Johnson Daniel is currently getting his MBA from the prestigious University of Miami with specialization in Strategic Marketing and Branding.