As Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer at Care.com, Dave is inspired by the opportunity to leverage technology and the Internet to solve one of the most pressing and important issues that families face today: finding quality care for their loved ones. In his role, he oversees all engineering, quality assurance, product management, reporting and analytics, production operations and IT activities for the Company.
Dave has more than 20 years of experience designing and developing software products and online services. Prior to co-founding Care.com, he was Director of Product Management at Upromise from 2000-2006. During his career, Dave has held senior management and executive positions at a number of successful start-ups, including Upromise.com (acquired by Sallie Mae), Direct Hit (acquired by Ask Jeeves) and Stylus Innovation (acquired by Artisoft). He began his career as a Software Engineer at Thomson Financial in 1988.
Dave holds a B.A. and M.S. from Boston College and received an M.B.A. for Executives from INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France. The father of two daughters, Dave is sensitive to the role that quality care plays in balancing the day-to-day demands of career and family.