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Dan Calpin

Partner, Los Angeles

About Dan

Dan Calpin is a partner based in Bain & Company’s Los Angeles office. He is an expert in the firm's Media & Entertainment, Retail, Customer Strategy & Marketing and Digital practices. 

He initially joined the firm in 2007 and has also worked out of the firm's Paris and Australian offices.

Dan serves as GM of Bain Media Lab, a product suite that applies computer vision and deep learning to television content, integrated with viewership, web, location and payment data to bring a new-to-market level of insight, measurement and attribution to the TV advertising space.

Throughout his career, Dan has spent the majority of his time serving clients in the media and entertainment and hospitality, travel and leisure industries. His projects have included corporate and business unit strategy, performance improvement, due diligence and post-merger integration.

Prior to rejoining Bain after earning his MBA, Dan served as director of special projects in the executive department of MGM Resorts International. In this role, he led numerous initiatives related to strategy, marketing and operations across MGM’s properties and business units. Dan also previously worked as an independent consultant to ARIA Resort & Casino at CityCenter Las Vegas.

Dan earned his MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a B.S., with honors, from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.

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