Brian DanielsChief Sales Officer - Strategic
Brian Daniels serves as Chief Sales Officer – Strategic Verticals at Zayo. In this role, Brian is responsible for uniting sales teams across both direct and channel routes-to-market for Zayo. He leads a team of highly skilled executives responsible for the strategy and growth of Zayo’s largest customers and verticals including the most impactful webscale, cloud, carrier and mobile network operators. He also oversees the growing education sales functions following Zayo’s acquisition of Education Networks of America in 2022.
Brian has held a variety of leadership positions at Zayo focused on strategy, finance and product development with an emphasis in metro and long-haul fiber development and mobile infrastructure offerings. Prior to joining Zayo in 2014, Brian worked at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. He also played professional football for the Minnesota Vikings.
Brian holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from the University of Colorado and an MBA from the University of Louisville. He and his wife Emily also run a non-profit that advocates for lung cancer research.