David began his career as an actor and singer attending and graduating from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in NYC. He pursued that career for 5 years in NY and California (spent 1 week on Days of Our Lives in 1986). While pursuing his acting / singing career he worked in restaurant management in NY, CA, TX and FL.
Over the last 27 years David has worked in multiple tech start-ups in the Boston area as a recruiter and has held VP and Director of Talent / HR roles in 4 start-ups, Riverton Corp, Vestmark, Avenue100Media Solutions and Paint Nite. He has also ventured out on his own a couple of times, including the last three years with his company startupTA. At startupTA David worked with several early stage start-ups from Boston to West VA to set up recruiting and HR competencies, and he has hired several people for each of his clients.
Personally, David is the proud father of daughters Meghan, Erin and Sarah. He coached girls youth soccer and basketball for 14 years (One U18 State Championship), and served for 9 years as the Volunteer and Game Day Field Op’s Director for the Boston Breakers of the National Women’s Soccer League. He grew up in Fresh Meadows and Orangeburg, NY, lived in MA for 29 years and now lives in Lorton, VA.
Dream Job: Actor in a Spielberg film
Favorite quote / inspirational poster: “A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove…But the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child”