After a six-year run leading Quoted Studios, David is looking for a new role to plug in his passion for building businesses driven by creativity, strategy, and growth. He has managed operations, creative teams, marketing, analytics, partnerships, and business development. The ideal: A company that values hybrid talent and on-the-ground entrepreneurial experience.
David founded and built this video and podcast content company, leading both the business and creative sides of the operation. Along with producing the award-winning Blank on Blank series with PBS for four seasons, his studio has created work for clients including Microsoft, Spotify, Shell, Razorfish, Esquire, and Jazz at Lincoln Center.
Before taking the startup leap, he spent a decade at the top of national media, as a producer for Diane Sawyer, George Stephanopoulos (ABC News/Good Morning America), and Rachel Maddow (MSNBC).
He is an award-winning storyteller who has created content across platforms (print, web, TV, podcast, public radio, digital, social).
He has spoken at major gatherings and roundtables on media startups, disruption in journalism, and transforming archives into engaging digital content.
David is currently consulting on content strategies and projects for major brands.
Contact: davidgerlach at gmail dot com.