A visionary and serial entrepreneur, David has spent a quarter-century defying convention and revolutionizing multiple industries. As the Co-founder of PLSAR, a renowned global leader in the energy transition sector, he spearheads the transformation of the marine and power industries towards cleaner energy sources while simultaneously pioneering the capture and removal of millions of tons of CO2e.
The impact of David's groundbreaking work has been heralded by esteemed media outlets such as Forbes Magazine, TechCrunch, Entrepreneur, and CNBC-- covering his journey as an entrepreneur, innovator, and creative technologist.
Born and raised amidst the vibrant energy of New York City, David now resides with his family in Los Angeles, California. There, he continues to mesmerize audiences as an in-demand public speaker, captivating podcast guest, and trusted advisor to esteemed global organizations.
In 2008, David embarked on a groundbreaking endeavor with the founding of MCG, the pioneer in security-based loan origination. Through the aggregation of diverse securities portfolios, he empowered borrowers by facilitating access to more favorable loan terms from major financial institutions. The rapid growth of his enterprise over the subsequent years culminated in an acquisition by the Rockwood Capital Private Equity Group in 2010.
Following the success of MCG, David shifted his attention toward the mobile accessories industry, embarking on two notable ventures. First, Glam Screen, a collaboration with Jonathan Cheban (currently known as FoodGod), produced the revolutionary mirrored screen protector that became an instant viral sensation thanks to the support of the Kardashian family. Second, he co-founded Moguls Mobile with renowned entrepreneur and star of the NBC hit show Shark Tank, Daymond John. Together, they introduced a series of fashion-forward mobile accessories that broke new ground, including selling the first virtual reality headset. The VR headset was also the first ever sold on live television through HSN in January 2015, as well as the industry's first QWERTY keyboard case for the iPhone.
Continuing his trajectory of creative innovation, David has recently joined forces with the celebrity photographer Johnny Nunez, who has made his mark working with icons such as Jay Z and NAS. Their partnership is set to unveil a line of non-alcoholic beverages in the summer of 2023, along with several historic announcements to come.
David's entrepreneurial journey has consistently surpassed expectations, positioning him as a trailblazing force in diverse fields. His relentless drive for creative innovation has propelled him to the forefront, particularly in the realm of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Notably, he holds a patent (US 10,224,035 · Issued Mar 5, 2019) for pioneering the first AI Voice Search Assistant.
Currently, David extends his expertise globally, advising companies on effectively integrating AI within their business and creative departments. With each new venture, he sparks inspiration and catalyzes transformative change within industries, leaving an enduring legacy that shapes the future of innovation and technology.
David's unwavering commitment to pushing boundaries and embracing cutting-edge technologies establishes him as a visionary leader, driving advancements that transcend traditional norms and usher in a new era of possibilities.