David has 25 years of international marketing experience, both client and event agency side. A specialist in Event Marketing, David has worked tirelessly to change the understanding within the world of events from solely creativity to a combination of creativity and accountability. David is passionate about talent development and he delivers conference speeches and workshops across the event industry, raising awareness of the need to build talent and nurture leaders of the future. As a practitioner of events David utilises his day2day experience to shape his opinions and education to ensure it is relevant to todays teams. An avid coach and mentor, David is never happier than encouraging others be the best form of themselves.