What's your story?
David works with entrepreneurs, artists, and students to get their story straight and help them pursue their dreams.
David runs a consulting practice and production company that share one thing in common: story-telling. After running an ad agency and holding numerous senior marketing roles in Internet companies, David is now working with entrepreneurs, artists and students to focus their ideas. He created Box Out Industries to work with organizations and Spiral Staircase to collaborate with artists.
Check out David's new online course which includes thirty 3 minute lessons on storytelling. You can sample three of the lessons here.
The Bruce Hornsby Musical... SCKBSTD
David's production company, Spiral Staircase, is producing an original American musical by Bruce Hornsby (pictured here). The show premiered at the Virginia Stage Company January 21, 2011 and continues in development. We most recently did a workshop at Signature theater in August 2015. You can hear Bruce discussing the project on NPR's Morning Edition or see what the New York Times has to say about it here.
Hear David talk about Storytelling on Tom Dowd's Blog Talk Radio Show (July 3, 2016).
National Science Foundation I-Corps Talk
See David's talk on innovation narratives and storytelling as part of the NSF I-Corps Lean Launch Pad program. The program is an accelerator that helps scientists transform their technology into businesses. You can view a chapter-by-chapter breakout of the talk here. The full video can be viewed below.