David is a public relations, marketing, branding and interactive strategist with more than 20 years’ experience. He’s worked on a broad range of public relations, branding, marketing and interactive projects for national and international fortune 100 clients. His experience includes traditional as well as offline and online strategy, online brand reputation, social media strategy, digital influence and content architecture. As lead strategist and creative director, David drives Sage’s creative for all media, including print, online and broadcast, he directs and manages the in-house teams of professional creative developers. Before founding Sage, David was VP and worldwide head of Ogilvy Public Relations Interactive Creative Services, where he was responsible for developing, executing, managing and implementing strategic and tactical public relations and communications plans for the agency, as well as its national and global clients.
David also acts as Senior Interactive and Online Marketing, Corporate Training & Development Consultant for Frost & Sullivan, a consulting firm with more than 1,700 industry consultants, market research analysts, technology analysts and economists around the globe.
David is a member of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), American Marketing Association, Art Directors Club, and Northern Virginia Technology Council. He also supports a number of charities as board member, including St. Jude Research Hospital Center, Children of Uganda, DC Jazz Festival, and S&R Foundation.
David is a regular contributor on PRWeek, PRSA, and B2B Magazine. His creative efforts earned numerous marketing communications awards, including Telly Awards, Silver Anvil, Addys and EMA honors. He holds a Masters of Fine Arts in Media Studies from Parsons School of Design at the New School University in New York, and a B.A. in Communications Design from Wizo College of Design in Haifa, Israel.