Daniel Peden is a proven, results driven business leader within the local community. He is currently a Managing Director at Alpha Ocean Capital, LLC and oversees the Phoenix area for Olympus Medical. Previously, he was with Johnson & Johnson, a Fortune 50 Company. In his management role at Johnson & Johnson, Dan increased sales force effectiveness across the Western United States as well as internationally. As a sales representative in Scottsdale, Dan significantly increased the Johnson & Johnson presence within Arizona and won many prestigious awards.
Prior to his business and sales experience, Dan was a Captain in the United States Air Force for 7 ½ years. He held many roles of increasing responsibility that culminated with his appointment as Director of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer overseeing the entire communications network for over 2,200 people.
Dan graduated with honors from Wayland Baptist University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and earned his master’s degree in Business Administration, also with honors, from Park University. Dan is a resident of Scottsdale and is passionate about making a difference in SUSD where his son attends Cheyenne Traditional School.