Writer & Editor,
Engaging speaker & Communications strategist
Dave is a media professional with a vast and varied experience in writing, editing, broadcast and authoring, spanning more than twenty five years.
He has worked in an editor capacity for National Post, Postmedia, Markham Review, Thornhill Liberal, Pie Magazine, TheJ.ca, Swagger Magazine and Checkout My Business.
Dave has penned thousands of articles, on every topic imaginable. He writes regularly on domestic and international politics, travel, business, arts, lifestyle, culture, current events, relationship issues, and more.
His work has appeared in more than a hundred publications, including:
BBC, B2B News, Baltimore Sun, Calgary Herald, Franchise Magazine, Globe and Mail, ITWorld Canada, JTA, Montreal Gazette, National Post, New York Times, Ottawa Sun, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Quartz, Times of Israel, Toronto Life, Toronto Star, Toronto Sun, Washington Times, UK Guardian.
Dozens of corporations and nonprofits have commissioned his skills in communications, public relations, awareness campaigns, web copywriting, and market strategy.
For four years he had a weekly podcast, Insights and Influence, featuring top political and culturally significant interviewees.
Writer of Inside The Mind Of… interviews of 36 groundbreaking CEOs (2018)
Writer for Canada: Abi Workshop Englisch, a German school text about Canada, including contributions from Margaret Atwood and George Bowering (2011)
Author of Sefer Bracha Tikvah, a book of Bible commentaries (2009)
Co-writer and editor of Alive and Kicking, profiles of great Canadians (2009)
Ongoing projects include editorial assistance for author Dennis Prager
Ghostwriting and/or editing nine memoirs and autobiographies
Guest spots discussing politics, public apologies, and current affairs: Papa Joe (970AM Las Vegas), Charles Adler (Corus), John Oakley (AM640), Andrew Lawton (105.9 FM London), Joe Piscopo (New York, AM980), Kolter Bouchard (102.1 The Edge) and TV’s The Agenda with Steve Paikin.
Dave has lectured across Canada and the US on the topics of: analyzing editorial writing, powers of persuasion, the Middle East conflict, kosher apologies, and "evil" speech.
Famous Interviews Include
Judge Judy Sheindlin
Judge Judy, is an American prosecution lawyer, former Manhattan family court judge, television personality, and author
Canadian author and cultural commentator
Owner and CEO of Beverly Hills’ luxury goods conglomerate Grand Metropolitan
American tech entrepreneur, advisor, speaker and environmental advocate, co-founder and first CEO of Netflix
Canadian jazz-pop singer
Canadian actor, producer, director, and singer-songwriter
American politician and businessman, junior United States Senator from Utah
Jewish American reggae singer, rapper, beatboxer, and alternative rock musician
American politician, 107th Mayor of New York City, attorney, businessman and public speaker
17th Prime Minister of Canada
Canadian musician, singer and songwriter
Canadian actor, comedian, musician, songwriter, screenwriter and producer
American Orthodox Jewish rabbi, author, TV host and public speaker
Canadian musician, frontman for the rock band Red Rider, solo singer-songwriter
American vocalist, guitarist and actress
Canadian hotelier and writer, founder and chairman of Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
16th Prime Minister of Canada
Canadian actor, producer, comedian, musician, and filmmaker
American Jewish writer, professor, political activist, Nobel Laureate, and Holocaust survivor
American conservative political commentator, writer, and lawyer
Israeli-American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, actor, author, and television personality
American economist and co-author of the best-selling book Freakonomics
American actor, performance artist, and filmmaker
American singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and entrepreneur
American lawyer and academic
Canadian fashion designer and entrepreneur, founder of Club Monaco and Joe Fresh brands
21st Prime Minister of Canada
19th Prime Minister of Canada
American model, actress and businesswoman
American politician and military officer, United States Senator from Arizona