Danny Rehr

Strategist, Analyst, Writer, Mentor

Vancouver, Washington

What Makes Me Valuable

I think holistically with the entire business in mind – us and them.

Writing is a skill and I have it.

I am a leader in our community – I care about people.

A certain appreciation from having run my own business.

Great Teammate.

My professional purpose is to support the ambitions of others to meet promise and potential.

What I’m Looking For


Integrity | Genuineness | People | Conscientiousness | Quality

Positions of Interest

Business Analyst

I would like to be part of a team that both promotes and has a hand in orienting the business strategy–internally or for a client(s)–through internal communication and collaboration (alignment). This would make use of my ability to

  • Observe, identify and mitigate risks.
  • Discover cross-functional business problems and bring to reconciliation or resolutions.
  • Develop opportunities for continuous improvement by focusing on people and processes.

Research Analyst / WRITER

Research is fun. Writing is fun (see My Writing). Why? I am motivated to apply my business expertise. Evaluation, application, the inevitable written explanations, and translating complexity into lay terms is fun for some – and it is for me. My future employer might hire me to help

  • Identify potential markets and factors affecting product demand. 
  • Define strategies, partnerships and collaborative opportunities both cross-functionally and with other professionals.
  • Explain trends, discover insights and anticipate triggers for business opportunities.

Marketing Coord / CONTENT CREATOR

Marketing is strategy. From my perspecive it is effectively how to establish, reinforce and further maintain competitive advantage in a changing market. These roles offer writing and creative components that really interest me – proposals (samples #1 and #2), analyses (sample), industry assessments (sample), branding (sample), etc. What’s more, I prefer working in teams and supporting others’ work. In this capacity I would support

  • Coordination of resources, people, ideas and projects.
  • Project management of various efforts to communicate internally, with associates and intended audiences.
  • Databases that house elements of marketing plans.
  • Adherence to style guides, templates, new administrative initiatives, tailored research, etc.


Business Analyst

Research / Analysis

Marketing / Content

my Competencies

  • Creative Problem-Solving through the application of broad-based critical thinking, active listening, and linking opportunities with resources.
  • Writing and Research for technical documents, standard operating procedures (SOPs), analyses and reports, white papers, blogs…I love it all.
  • Leading, Mentoring, and Supporting entry-level staff members.
  • Business Development to extend or even expand the firm’s business model and revenue stream opportunities.

Desired Employer / Company


  • Has vision.
  • Adheres to core values.
  • Allows for ideas.
  • Encourages and supports my individual goals and pursuits.


  • Group Identity exhibits cohesion, not factions; and supports progress for all, not self-serving gain.
  • Rules that guide strategy and enforce progress towards the company’s goals.
  • Power gained and given through ideas, and supporting others.
  • Reward & Punishment are concurrent with furthering (or hindering) progress towards business goals, advocacy for the firm’s strategy and strengthening team effort.
  • Problems Solved are those that have impact on the well-being of the client, support community and give rise to the promise and potential of all stakeholders.


  • Infrastructure
  • Technology
  • Higher Education.
  • Hospitality (services).


  • Consulting and/or Channel Analysis.
  • Organization Development.
  • Marketing (branding).
  • Engineering/Construction/Architecture.
  • Economic Development.
  • Small- to Medium-Sized Business.


  • Strategy.
  • Strategic.
  • Analyst.
  • Research.
  • Writing.
  • Writer.
  • Recommendations.
  • Teamwork.
  • Collaboration.




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Vancouver, Washington
(240) 418-3343