Dave is the VP of Social Strategy at Lithium, based in Austin, TX. Dave is also the author of best-selling "Social Media Marketing: An Hour a Day," as well as "Social Media Marketing: The Next Generation of Business Engagement. Dave is a regular columnist for ClickZ on social technology and customer care, published in both the US and Asia."
Dave has worked in social technology consulting and development around the world, including HP, SkyTV, Yahoo!, Swisscom, DISH and Time Warner as well as Canada’s Telus International, India's Publicis|2020Media and its clients including the Bengaluru International Airport, Intel, Dell, United Brands, and Pepsico and with Austin's GSD&M| IdeaCity and clients including Southwest Airlines, AARP, Wal-Mart, and the PGA TOUR. Dave serves on the advisory boards for social technology startups including Palo Alto-based Friend2Friend and Mountain View-based Netbase.
Prior, Dave was a product manager with Progressive Insurance and a systems analyst with NASA| Jet Propulsion Labs. Dave co-founded Social Dynamx, acquired by Lithium in 2012 along with 2020Social, acquired by Publicis and Digital Voodoo, a web technology consultancy, in 1994. Dave holds a BS in physics and mathematics from the State University of New York/ Brockport and has served on the Advisory Board for ad:tech and the Measurement and Metrics Council with WOMMA.
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