Dan Reynolds is a Berlin-based type designer and educator. Currently, he is a font engineer and typographic specialist at Linotype GmbH, a Monotype Imaging company.
He studied graphic design and visual communication at the Rhode Island School of Design (US) and the HfG Offenbach (Germany); he later studied type design at the University of Reading (UK). At Linotype, Dan develops corporate typefaces and helps over designers bring their fonts to market.
In 2004, he co-founded the Offenbach Typostammtisch. Today, similar type meet-ups now occur regularly in Basel, Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and Saarbrücken. Since 2009, Dan has been an associate lecturer for type design at the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences; since 2010, he has lectured on typography at the FSG Hamburg.
[Dan Reynolds, May 2011]