Dave is an internet pioneer with 20 years of general management, product and marketing experience and a track record of building category leading businesses in a variety of digital media categories including games, music, advertising and local content. His specialties include leadership and P&L management, strategy, product development and marketing. Dave co-founded Embly in September 2011 and has previously held positions as SVP & GM of Nickelodeon Kids and Family Games Group, MTV Networks; CMO & General Manager of Atom Entertainment and GM, Product Management, Real Networks. His prior entrepreneurial successes include leading product development for the groundbreaking Rhapsody online music service, and senior leadership roles in the pioneering web companies CitySearch and DoubleClick during both company's early development. Dave attended Colgate University and received a BA in Political Science.