Danielle BelopotoskySenior Vice President, Digital
Danielle is a senior vice president at Gladstone Place Partners overseeing digital strategy for client accounts across the firm. She also advises clients on strategic positioning around sensitive communications concerns around issues and crisis management, M&A, capital markets transactions, activist defense and corporate profile raising.
She advised AB InBev on a variety of projects, including the $5 billion IPO of Budweiser APAC on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and the sale of its Australia business for $11.3 billion, as well as Andeavor Petroleum’s $23.3 billion sale to Marathon Petroleum. She also worked with Dell Technologies’ return to the public markets in 2018. Other client work includes advising Accenture, Arconic and The Kraft-Heinz Company. As the digital lead, she advises companies on best practices for incorporating digital and social tactics into their communications strategies.
Prior to Gladstone Place, Danielle spent 11 years at The New York Times. Staring in 2012, she worked for five years in Hong Kong, where she focused on developing the Times’ digital strategy in Asia. As digital deputy editor, Danielle directed breaking news coverage, established social media channels and leveraged analytics to inform future strategy. At the Times, Danielle produced award-winning digital storytelling projects and contributed to Matt Richtel’s Driven to Distraction series, which won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting.
Danielle started her career as a reporting assistant for The Wall Street Journal in Washington, D.C., before becoming a reporter at the National Journal covering technology policy. She holds a Master’s degree from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism and a B.A. in History and Political Science from Ohio University.