Dave loves the intersection of technology, marketing and consumers, especially in the transportation space. As an entrepreneur, he has founded or led four technology startups (two each in transportation and marketing tech). Dave gained deep automotive experience from many years at automakers in marketing and sales, as well as major automotive ad agencies. Currently, Dave is Techstars Mobility's Mentor in Residence, and operates a strategy and marketing consultancy specializing in the automotive, technology and mobility verticals. Dave holds an MBA in Marketing and Entrepreneurship from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business and a BS in Engineering from Michigan State University.