David is associate publisher of Florida Trend, the statewide magazine that is widely read by 250,000 business executives, government officials, and civic trend-setters. David leads and oversees the revenue efforts for Trend's print publication as well as its widening array of digital offerings.
David came to Florida Trend in 2016 from his hometown of Milwaukee WI. Prior to joining Florida Trend, David served as vice president, business development for Hanson Dodge Creative, a full service digital agency in Milwaukee, WI. Before returning to his home state of Wisconsin in 2014, David spent nearly 15 years overseeing and growing the business and sales operations (print, digital, events and custom content) for Crain’s Chicago Business, the nation’s preeminent weekly business to business publication and website. Prior to Crain’s Chicago Business, David spent 5 years as a senior account executive with the Milwaukee Business Journal.
Throughout his career, David has participated and been actively involved in numerous organizations, associations and non-profits, and looks forward to continuing those endeavors in Florida.
David is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where he earned his bachelor’s degree, majoring in criminal justice. David and his wife Jessica have four children, one in college and three in high school. They reside just outside of St. Petersburg, FL in the Seminole area.