- 20 years of progressive experience as an editor, reporter and columnist at two major daily newspapers
-Find our daily broadcast work at www.TheMorningBrew.tv
- Unparalleled connections across demographics in Albuquerque's business and entertainment communities.
-News hound, motor head, and have you seen THIS?
Dan Mayfield has more than 20 years of experience in media and communications as an award-winning editor, reporter and columnist with significant management experience at daily newspapers, monthly magazines, online publications and as a TV show host. He's currently the Media Director at Carroll Strategies, a full-service Public Relations firm.
Owner: The Damn Media 2015-present
I do public relations, content creation, and work on a variety of projects for clients in New Mexico. www.TheDamnMedia.com
Director, Carroll Strategies, 2015-current
As the Media Director, Mayfield is in charge of all media outreach and inquiries. He writes content, editorials, client communications and works on crisis communications strategies, and is the chief media strategist and media buyer for the firm.
The firm specializes in crisis communications work. www.carrollstrategies.net
The Morning Brew, uPublic TV, 2014-2016
The face of the city’s popular morning show, Mayfield interviews newsmakers, community members and helps produce segments in the studio and in the field for the live, one-hour, daily show. www.themorningbrew.tv
Albuquerque Business First, 2012 - 2015
Mayfield covered technology, utilities, startups and economic development for the digital-first, but also weekly, business newspaper in Albuquerque New Mexico.
in Chief: Albuquerque The Magazine, 2010- 2012
Mayfield was in charge of all aspects of the monthly, glossy, magazine which is the city’s premiere lifestyle publication. The magazine saw unprecedented growth in staff and page count during his tenure. www.ABQTheMag.com
Arts Editor, Columnist: Albuquerque Journal, 2004-2010
Mayfield edited and wrote for a weekly entertainment tab and a Sunday arts broadsheet. He oversaw the staff, acquired assets, and supervised freelancers and columnists. Mayfield also wrote a Sunday column on the film business for the state’s largest daily newspaper.
Reporter and Photographer: The Albuquerque Tribune,
Mayfield covered startups, technology, politics and more for the business section of the metro daily, Pulitzer Prize- winning, newspaper. He also edited wire copy, daily business stories and a weekly tab.
Fellow, University of Southern California, Annenberg School of Journalism
Bachelor’s degree, journalism, University of New Mexico, 1999