Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing
A co-founder, Dave has been the Vice President of Marketing since June 2003, and was named Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing in 2010.
He has been instrumental in obtaining the venture funding, has lead the development of the Alimera brand, has launched Soothe® Emollient (Lubricant) Eye Drops, and is in the process of developing the launch plans for Alimera's next brands.
Prior to Alimera, Dave spent eighteen years marketing ethically-promoted OTC and prescription pharmaceuticals, including the launch of 16 new products.
For five years, Dave was Vice President of Marketing with Novartis Ophthalmics following other marketing positions at CIBA Vision Ophthalmics, which he joined in 1992.
also has international management experience having been responsible for the global launch of CIBA Vision's daily disposable contact lenses.
Prior to Novartis, Dave spent four years in the Procter and Gamble brand management program and was on the team that launched its first pharmaceutical product.
Dave has served on the Corporate Advisory Council for Ocular Surgery News, the industry's leading publication and is a board member of a local financial services company.
He has a BA in politics from Princeton University.