David is an accomplished communicator with more than 30 years of experience in advising and coaching clients through critical communications events. He has a proven track record of working with CEOs, CFOs and boards of directors to maximize stakeholder value, strengthen relationships and build credibility. He offers expert guidance in investor relations and communications at a strategic level to clients, covering a range of special situations such as IPOs, executive transitions, guidance revisions and M&A, among others. David graduated from Emerson College with B.S. and M.A. degrees in Communications.
Investor Relations, Persuasive Speaking, and Executive Coaching
David teaches clients how to communicate effectively through written and spoken language, as well as how to harness the power of the unspoken word—body language. An acknowledged authority on executive presentation coaching and strategic messaging, he excels in preparing management teams for investor interactions. He is regarded as an expert in developing executive presence and dynamic communication skills for the C-suite and board members.
- Speaker for high-profile industry events, including those hosted by the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI), NASDAQ, the New York Stock Exchange, the Public Relations Society of America, and corporate leadership conferences.
- Former NIRI board member and Boston Chapter president
- Classroom lecturer at leading academic institutions including Harvard University, Georgetown University, Boston University and Emerson College, as well as for the National Investor Relations Institute’s (NIRI) annual ‘Writing for IR’ seminar.
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David’s passions are swimming, biking and running. He is an Ironman triathlete.