Chief Executive Officer
Dan has more than 15 years experience in digital media at both traditional and pure-play Internet companies, including America Online, The Washington Post and Knight Ridder Tribune.
He was part of a small team that launched Washingtonpost.com in 1995 and was on the founding team for the AOL Hometown personal home page service in 1998. Under his leadership, the Hometown service grew to 10 million pages in just three years.
Pacheco is also a well-known digital innovator in the media industry. He was instrumental in getting newspapers to embrace social networking and citizen journalism, having received numerous industry awards for his work in these areas with The Bakersfield Californian starting in 2004. He founded Printcasting.com, the Knight News Challenge-funded project that FeedBrewer grew from.