Representing Clients in transactions of $1MM to $100MM
Background & Experience
Prior to joining Kalamazoo Label Company in April 1979, Dave was with the U.S. Army Special Forces Ops (heavy weapons and intelligence) on active duty from 1973-1976. Dave left the service only to return in the reserves from 1979 until 1989 retiring as a Team Sergeant.
Dave has been involved his entire business career (since 1979) in the label and pharma packaging segment of the printing industry. His formative years in the business (April 1979-Sept 1990) were with Kalamazoo, MI-based Kalamazoo Label Company.
In April 1990, Dave joined Rolling Meadows, IL-based Thomas Packaging as General Manager. Thomas Packaging is a pharmaceutical packaging & printing (controlled drug) company.
In September 1995, Dave left Thomas Packaging to join Angola,IN-based R.R. Donnelley as Security and Specialty Print Manager. Dave was responsible for all security print operations and government contracts that pertained to forms, labels and forms with labels. Dave designed print-on-demand programs for 12 states and one international user.
After 22 years with RRD, Dave left in September 2017 to form his own label and specialty print consulting firm.
In January 2019, Dave joined Corporate Development Associates as an Associate and will focus on the label and packaging segments of the printing industry.