As Managing Partner, David’s marketing, brand strategy and communications consulting moves ideas and messages forward for brands and leaders who create – or want to create – profits with purpose. In this capacity, he creates and executes campaigns for impact-focused brands, private equity impact investors, as well as book authors and thought leadership publishers.
Previously, David ran Marketing and the Launch Campaign of the GameChangers 500. Similar to how Fortune 500 ranks organizations on revenue, the GameChangers 500 (GC500) ranks the top 500 For-Benefit companies, such as Patagonia, Tesla, Whole Foods, and IDEO, based on their ability to make a profound positive impact using business as a force for good.
After leading the research process to create the GC500 list, David’s clients included for-benefit brand leaders like Etsy, Zappos, Deepak Chopra’s Chopra Center, Getaround, and Recology (visit GameChangers.co for more).
He is also the co-author of The Tactics of Hope: How Social Entrepreneurs Are Changing Our World (with author Wilford Welch; foreword by Desmond Tutu), and David speaks receives requests to speak at events on topics including for-impact business, purpose, next generation leadership, corporate social responsibility, social enterprise, and intergenerational collaboration.
David also serves as an advisory board member of The Fourth Sector Council, helping to gather information on all organizations that have a primarily social and/or environmental purpose through commercial activity.