Dave is the Co-Founder, President and CEO at Sandvine. Dave is responsible for leading an enthusiastic team of professionals who are committed to protecting and improving the quality of experience on the Internet.
Prior to co-founding Sandvine, Dave was the vice president of marketing for PixStream—which was later sold to Cisco Systems for more than $500 million. At Cisco, Dave was the managing director for the video networking business unit and was formerly the product marketing manager at Hewlett Packard.
As a leader in the technology community, Dave is a dedicated supporter of local entrepreneurs and speaks regularly at universities. Dave is also on the Board of Communitech, a regional organization that supports the growth of the technology sector.
In 2007, Dave and his fellow co-founders were honoured with the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year award in the technology category for their success and dedication to their work at Sandvine.
Originally from Sault Ste. Marie, Dave holds an MBA from the University of Toronto, a computer science degree from York University and is a graduate of Wharton executive education programs. He currently resides in St. Agatha where he loves to hang out with his family.