Former NFL Player, Chief Digital Officer | Gains Group
Despite his unassuming stature, David is a 6 year NFL veteran. Drafted by the Texans in 2006, he spent the majority of his career in Houston with short stints on the Redskins, Broncos, and Seahawks. After the NFL David received his MBA at USC Marshall. With a focus on data science David was lucky to come across 2 A.I. professors at USC, leading to his first job at the burgeoning sports analytics company Second Spectrum There David helped the company grow beyond the NBA, expanding into the NFL and MLB.
Most recently, David has taken his knowledge of data and technology and started his own agency, Gains Group, which focuses on helping sports properties integrate and produce actionable value from new technologies.
David’s goal is to make sports data and tech more mainstream by sharing new statistical understanding with players, teams, media outlets and fans alike.