Chief Operations Officer
David is an I.T.Business Professional, Entrepreneur, & Involved Citizen. After graduating Oklahoma State University David developed software based systems for Texas Instruments in the HARM missile systems group. Designed Local and Wide area networks for Federal Express, and engineered Networks, Computing Systems and Data Centers for American Airlines. Software systems designed and written by David recovered in excess of 150 million dollars for the airline. After leaving American Airlines, David started a warranty recovery business which recovered over 200 million dollars for international airlines around the world. In 2001 David took his entrepreneurial leanings to a new level by co founding DATA3 Corporation.
DATA3 has grown from a basic I.T. services company to becoming a premier provider of datacenter and software development services. Located in Tulsa Oklahoma, David is the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of DATA3 Corp.
David is heading up DATA3's latest expansion.
An additional 13,000 sq Ft of new Tier 3+ hosting space brings DATA3 to 50,000+ sq ft of Premium Data Center and Business Continuity facilities. This recent growth has elevated DATA3 to one of the largest Production/DR Data Centers in the region. DATA3 offers Mission Critical, Private Cloud, Managed Server, Colocation, & Business Continuity services to a world-wide list of clientele, including many Tulsa based companies.
David, in his very limited spare time is a Youth Pastor & owns and operates Dads-Place youth ministries with his wife and children. Dads-Place is a weekend youth camp filled with extreme activities for disadvantaged and Fatherless Tulsa area youth. The Christian based, no cost camp reaches at risk kids through "Volunteer Mentors" spending time doing outdoor activities like ATV riding, playing airsoft, fishing, archery, cooking over campfires, patriotic activities and much more.
Learn more about Dads-Place at www.Dads-Place.org.
Favorite words to live by are:
- "Never Give Up." (Thanks Dad) -----------------"Enjoy the race but commit to finishing strong."
- "Turn your passion into your paycheck" --------"Live everyday like you are dying"
- "#1 The customer is always right, #2" -----------"When the customer is wrong see #1"
- "Seek and offer truth in all dealings" -----------"Remain humble in the eyes of GOD and man"
- "If you have no destination, any road will get you there"
- "Your true character is who you are and what you do when no one is looking"
- "Your character and your name are all people will remember you by, protect them both fiercely"
- "Show your spouse that they are a True & Tremendous Treasure from GOD every chance you get"