About Dave

I am an educator, mentor, coach, and researcher.

I share my love of mentoring and passion for teaching with executives, graduate students, and undergrads, engaging in the kind of thinking that focuses on serving the individual.

I would love to talk to you about your career and your projects.

Mentorvention’s origin story

How I can help you:

My Expertise

  • Marketing, marketing strategy, marketing research
  • Brand management
  • Business-to-business marketing
  • International business
  • Advertising
  • Community Building

Past Clients

  • Community leaders
  • Young executives
  • Social workers
  • Advisees
  • Students

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What People are Saying

This helped me internalize what I can bring to the table, and what I could bring my customers that others couldn’t.
Theo E.
You need this kind of guidance and assistance, especially when you’re going into something where you don’t know what is going to happen.
Ben C.
I liked the structure and I liked the assignments — they really make you put everything into perspective.
Brooke M.
This program helped me build my own confidence, to know what I am good at and how I can promote myself.
Elizabeth M.
Your Mentoring Intervention

Direct your trajectory with Mentorvention

Get you the tools you need to effectively self-analyze, so you can get to know yourself as you boldly move forward.