Daniel D’Alonzo

“Daniel is a unique visionary. Empathetic sensitive and resourceful, he leads through facilitation. His programs are always b built around the concept of getting the right people to participate. I look forward to seeing his initiatives work for the good of society.”


Previous Projects

  • Action Horizon Institute: the postsecondary education in social entrepreneurship
  • Cooperative Impact: I started this social innovation conference to create a platform for community members, nonprofit leaders, government officials, and local business owners to (1) share personal experiences about how they are building solutions to social problems in their local communities, and (2) develop ideas and next steps for building and launching new social innovations. Learn more about Cooperative Impact, the social innovation conference.
  • Princeton Impact Project: I started this community organization to establish a convening place for local residents to (1) meet like-minded people, (2) learn about projects happening in their city, and (3) discuss any challenges they may be encountering in their lives. Learn more about how the Princeton Impact Project is building a social enterprise ecosystem in New Jersey.
  • Wolfpack: prototyped the mobile application that prevents domestic violence
  • Rutgers Future Scholars Program: teaching, marketing, consulting, and various video productions 2010-13
  • Eagleton Program on Immigration and Democracy: 7 minute film, 2011
  • Center on the American Governor: hosted workshops on blogging, 2011
  • Founded Internet Marketing Agency: full-circle marketing service provider, 2011-2013
  • Shine Global: website redesign, 2013
  • Decision Simulation in Health Care: 3 minute film, 2013
  • NextLevel Web Strategies: senior designer for lawyer marketing agency, 2013-14

2011-2012

  • Honors Program at Rutgers: hired by Dean Matsuda
    • hosted first honors workshops, “Design Your Own Future”
    • following semester, co-designed curriculum with the dean for social entrepreneurship 16-week course
  • Amplification Project: a Benefit Corporation (B-Corp) with a mission to amplify academic research to influence policy conversations
  • Kids Count Institute: workshops on digital advocacy, videography
  • Annie E. Casey Foundation: 5 minute film companion to their Kids Count research
  • Lumina Foundation: 8 minute film on undocumented students, 2011

2009-2010

  • Rutgers Writing Program: Designed the curriculum for, and taught, my own 16-week course in New Media Composition
    • Project-based learning experience with eight undergraduates who learned how to use new media to analyze complex social issues in their local community
  • Rutgers School of Social Work: hired by Dean Edwards
    • Ethnographic video production for the Summer Housing Internship Program
  • moxieTODAY: launched my first business with a mission driven to bridge town/gown relations
    • Hub City Revival
    • ArtHouse
    • Haiti Relief Benefit
    • Empower Our Neighborhoods
  • Writing as a Naturalist, Learned to analyze complex social problems using new media

2017

Mobile Application Prototype Design (view client project)

Email Automation Workflow (view client project)

Founder’s Way (view meetup)

Side Project Sundays Workshop (view workshop)

2016

Lead UX Designer

2015

Princeton Impact Project (view meetup)

Cooperative Impact Social Innovation Conference (view conference)

Action Horizon Institute Postsecondary Education Program (view program)

2014

Skills

Accomplishments

Career

  • Senior Designer
  • WordPress Developer

Mentors

  • Matt Salvato
  • Steve Scilenzio

2013

Skills

Accomplishments

Career

Mentors

2012

Skills

  • SWOT Analysis
  • Business Modeling
  • Social Media Training / Coaching

Accomplishments

Career

  • Digital Director, Amplification Project

Mentors

  • Richard Greenberg,

2011

Skills

Accomplishments

  • Built 15+ clients in my book of business for the internet marketing agency I founded in 2009
  • Generated total revenue of $175,000 in 18 months

Career

  • Agency President, moxieTODAY Internet Marketing Agency
  • Higher Education Consultant, Rutgers University
  • Backpack Video Journalist, Rutgers School of Social Work

Mentors

  • Dean Matt Matsuda, Rutgers Honors College

2010

Accomplishments

  • Invited by my mentor, the previous chair of the Rutgers English Department, to design the curriculum for, and teach, my own undergraduate course for the Rutgers Writing Program
  • Secured videography contract with Rutgers School of Social Work through the relationships of my mentor
  • Produced 20 minute film telling the story of an 8-week summer housing and internship program for American youth aging out of the foster care system
  • Generated revenue from my first business through paid advertisements purchased by business owners from the local community

Skills

  • Curriculum design
  • Self-Directed Learning
  • Business
  • Videography
  • Internet Marketing
    • blogging
    • social media
    • search engine optimization
    • website design
    • WordPress development
    • sales funnel optimization
    • sales phone scripting

Career

  • Higher Education Consultant
  • Backpack Video Journalist

Mentors

  • Dr. Richard E. Miller
  • Jessica Lipman
  • Jacob Razor
  • James Miller

2009

Accomplishments

  • Filed incorporation papers for my first business
  • Founder of Rutgers University’s first online newspaper
  • Production of my first visual essay
  • Begin first mentorship
  • Discovered my purpose and passion
  • Unlocked my potential
  • Learned how to learn
  • Immersed myself in the local community
  • Undergraduate degree

Skills

  • New Media Composition
  • Analyze Complexity
  • Internet Collaboration
  • Collective Intelligence
  • Social Bookmarking
  • Research

Career

  • Community Volunteer
  • Multimedia Lab Assistant, Fordham Media Lab at Rutgers University

Mentors

  • Dr. Richard E. Miller
  • Jessica Lipman
  • Jacob Razor
  • James Miller

Daniel D'Alonzo

Primary

Design

Secondary

Marketing

Foundation

Creativity & Innovation

Entrepreneurship

Hi, I'm Daniel. I design products.

I've always like to make things. I also like to help people. That led me to make things that teach everything I know.

Skills

experience design (XD), user experience design (UXD), user interface design (UI), visual design, information architecture, milestones, objectives, roadmap, vision

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