David has spent his career in brand communications, working for agencies including FCB, Duval Guillaume-Publicis, KitchenNY and Sponge Chicago. He’s led account management and strategic/branding efforts for global brands including Anheuser-Busch InBev, Chase, Coca Cola, Diageo, Virgin, Le Pain Quotidien, UNICEF and Global Poverty Project. In recent years, his focus has been on agency management and business development, advising in brand strategy development, naming, branding, launch strategies, and marketing and advertising. He also works with and mentors numerous start-ups in the NYC area. He speaks fluent French and is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis. He is on the executive committee of the Belgian-American Chamber of Commerce and is a Team Mentor in the NYC-based Startup52 Incubator and Accelerator Program.