Working on many different kinds of local advertising campaigns, including CAL WORTHINGTON and his DOG SPOT – King of Car Dealers.
He became Vice President of “Spot Advertising”. It was there he shot, edited, bought air time and learned the complete advertising world spending over $1,000,000 a month in advertising time in 5 states.
Dan was also approached by John Barbour, one of the producers for “Real People” a National network TV series that was in Prime Time for many years. Dan joined his team and was also John’s personal cameraman and director on his segments traveling all over the country shooting “Extraordinary People Doing Very Extraordinary Things” for National Television. “John Barbour’s World” was soon created and ran on Showtime. John Barbour changed the face of American television as the creator, producer, principal writer, and co-host of Real People, television’s first reality show.
He then opened his own advertising agency called Dunn Advertising with his family producing and managing many National Infomercials and managing all the media. Many of which had outstanding results, one being Super Blue Stuff produced in the 90s, a pain relief topical product that maintained #1 in the Top 10 Infomercial rankings for over a year with over a $100,000,000 in sales. Source: Jordan Whitney / IMS Monitoring Service.
More recently, he has partnered full time with Doc Sauce™ as the Marketing Director, to help bring the world’s greatest BBQ sauce to every home in America and help World Famous Dr. Barbecue™, and his son Marcus Nolan, CEO of Doc Sauce™ to save lives with St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.