Chief Strategy Officer, Unite Digital, LLC | Former CEO, Hyundai Motor America
Dave is a highly accomplished automotive industry veteran with over 40 years of broad-based experience including executive-level positions in the most influential industry sectors: OEM, retailer, agency, and solution provider.
He spent 37 years on the OEM side of the business, most recently serving as President & CEO of Hyundai Motor America and previously held various positions with Mazda and Ford. Since leaving the OEMs, Dave has served as Chief Commercial Officer for the Automotive Broadcasting Network (ABN), and Chief Investment Officer for the BW Automotive Group. He has also consulted for TrueCar, Cox Automotive, Global Automotive Services (GAS), Motormindz, Revenue Analytics, Presidio Group, and Trilogy Corporation with a primary focus on enabling digital transformation, defining the automotive business model of the future, and elevating the customer experience.
Dave is presently the Chief Strategy Officer for Unite Digital, LLC, a full-service agency specializing in digital retailing solutions.