Our Team

We are a team of explorers, entrepreneurs and outdoor enthusiasts who put our passions to work every day.

Dan Buettner

FOUNDER AND CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD

Ben R. Leedle, Jr.

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Scott Hardy

PRESIDENT OF BLUE ZONES BRANDS

Dan Burden

DIRECTOR OF INSPIRATION AND INNOVATION

Naomi Imatome-Yun

EDITOR IN CHIEF

Tony Buettner

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Nick Buettner

VICE PRESIDENT OF PRODUCT

Amelia Clabots

VICE PRESIDENT OF FINANCE & OPERATIONS

Jacob Glover

CHIEF DESIGN OFFICER

Danielle Schaeffner

BUILT ENVIRONMENT SPECIALIST 

Sam Skemp

PROGRAM MANAGER

Aislinn Kotifani

BUSINESS COORDINATOR