David serves as Senior Vice President of Market Development for DataStax. David has 30 years of technical and marketing experience. He has held various executive and management positions in marketing, product management and product development. Prior to joining DataStax, David was Chief Operating Officer at AirVM and has held executive positions at Toushay, AvePoint, Quest Software, FastLane Technologies, Hummingbird and Andyne Computing. David earned a Bachelor of Computer Science degree from the University of Western Ontario. He also attended graduate school, studying and teaching computer science at James Cook University.