Dan Rhatigan is a type director at Monotype, based in New York. He works on custom type development projects and consults on typographic issues with customers, and from time to time he gives talks about type and typography. Prior to Monotype, Dan worked as a publishing technologies analyst for the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, as a designer for Thirteen/WNET in New York, and with numerous freelance clients. Over the years, he has also taught graphic design, typography, and branding. Dan holds a BFA degree in Graphic Design from Boston University, and a MA in Typeface Design from the University of Reading in the United Kingdom.