David’s background includes 15+ years of building and scaling web companies and engineering teams.
He served as both CTO and Chief Architect at email marketing company iContact. Under his leadership, the technology team grew from one person (himself) to over 80 people and the company was acquired in 2012. He went on to launch the data science team at the musician platform ReverbNation. Most recently, he worked to bring Machine Learning and AI from research to industry with a team of Data Scientists and Engineers at Infinia ML. There he worked to build an engineering team and practices from the ground up.
David earned the M.S.E. degree in Computer Science from Johns Hopkins University and a B.S. from University of Illinois. He lives by the motto: “everything’s a tradeoff, make it work.”