David has a broad background in business and technology reaching back 43 years. For the past 20 years, he has worked as both a consultant and as the Director of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in Eastern Idaho. The SBDC in Eastern Idaho is hosted by Idaho State University and is a primary partnering organization of the SBA.
Dave has owned and operated numerous businesses including: aircraft manufacturing, alternative energy, general contracting, HVAC contracting, pest control, software development, business consulting, and more. Dave is also a licensed commercial pilot and FAA flight instructor.
Currently, Dave assists clients in business development, marketing and resourcing. His forte is analyzing and implementing strategies for businesses at all levels. Dave has provided consulting to almost 3000 businesses and worked with 395 university level student business teams conducting market feasibility studies and business analyses.