Most recently David was the Chief Creative Officer of Staples where he oversaw all aspects of the brand. During his long career he has served as the Global Executive Creative Director of ignition, the Havas owned, experiential agency, where he led the creative, strategy and digital teams for clients like Coca-Cola, Harley Davidson, McDonald’s, Disney, and NBC Universal. Prior to joining Havas, David ran his own agency, Wit+Mind.
He was also the EVP, Executive Creative Director of Ryan Partnership, where he led a team of over 30 creative and technology resources for clients like Dove, Mead, the NFL, and Playtex.
In addition to Ryan, David spent three years as a Senior Partner, Group Creative Director at Ogilvy in New York. At Ogilvy, David developed award-winning digital solutions for brands like Aflac, Continental, Ford, Kodak, Motorola, and SAP.
David began his career as creative leader at Modem Media where he spent 9 years as the VP, Executive Creative Director. At Modem, David led the creative and strategy development of large-scale websites for clients like AOL, Delta, Citibank, General Motors, and IBM. Under his leadership, Modem Media won nearly every major industry award, including a Golden Lion from Cannes.
Brand Positioning and Identity
Digital and Social Media Strategy
Print and Online Advertising
Experiential and Event Design
User Experience Definition and Refinement
Website, Mobile, and App Design