Dan Thorne

Senior Social Media Manager, Guinness World Records

Dan Thorne is Guinness World Records’ Senior Social Media Manager and is responsible for content curation and community management across all GWR’s social channels. Since joining the company in 2013, Dan has helped grow GWR’s social audience to over 16 million followers on Facebook, 9 million followers on TikTok, 4 million subscribers on Snapchat Discover and 6 million subscribers on YouTube. As well as developing GWR’s partnerships with Facebook, YouTube and Snapchat, Dan has played a key role in creating and presenting the company’s Facebook Live broadcasts. His favourite moment was the Facebook Live link-up with NASA from the International Space Station to interview record holder Peggy Whitson.