Dan Huslin, CEO
A graduate of The Pennsylvania State University with a BA in English (Writing), Dan has been in sales and marketing for over 20 years. With work experience selling, servicing and using proprietary advertising industry software as well as qualitative and quantitative research to TV, radio, cable and print outlets across the Western United States, Dan brings a distinctive point of view to The DH Group's work.
Dan's media career began in public relations before it moved into media ratings research software sales utilizing data from: Nielsen; Arbitron; Scarborough and The Media Audit. He has worked for companies like Midwest Television and Clear Channel Communications and was a Regional Sales Manager for Marketron, Inc. and The Media Audit. He has also worked at one of San Diego's largest ad agencies prior to founding The DH Group.
Dan is the current Communications Chair for The Pennsylvania State University Alumni Association, San Diego Chapter where he is currently designing the chapter’s new website. He has also completed a Professional Certification as a Marketing Specialist at San Diego State University.
Dan lives in Chula Vista's Eastlake neighborhood with his wife and daughter.
Julie Carrier, President
A graduate of Cal State Fullerton's School of Communications, Julie brings 20+ years of marketing experience to our company. She has spearheaded creative and media efforts from development through implementation and analysis. Always with a fresh perspective, Julie has a proven track record of increasing profits for our clients through positive, high-impact and high-energy management.
As President of The DH Group, Julie has been instrumental in developing our innovative business model that fills a need for quality marketing and communications solutions to businesses of all sizes. It really started with a question: Why can't all businesses have access to the same quality marketing and communications that large corporations use? Our answer is that you can!
Julie is currently leading client efforts from: acquisition, onboarding, roadmap, creative implementation and strategy. She is directly involved in evaluating branding and direct response campaigns for broadcast TV, radioand cable; print; direct mail; digital and website development. Julie is leading our efforts in our growing medical practice marketing and consulting business. She also specializes in: ensuring legal comliance, HIPAA regulations and franchise agreement mandates.
Julie lives in San Diego with her two daughters.
Anita Rivera, VP of Communications
Anita Rivera is an award-winning career journalist, most recently with The Washington Post, who has also worked as an anchorwoman for NBC in Chicago and a reporter for CBS, also in Chicago. She was a Pulitzer finalist for the Washington Post coverage of the 1998 murders of two police officers in the U.S. Capitol. Anita has managed major media coverage of such events as the Sept. 11 attacks, the inauguration of President George W. Bush and the creation of the new Nationals baseball franchise in Washington, D.C.
Anita is a native of Pennsylvania, has lived in Washington, D.C. and is now a resident of Montana. She lives there with her husband.