As a partner and CEO, Dave is committed to leveraging technology and using it as a tool to solve problems and change the world for the better. With firm beliefs that actions speak louder than words, Dave has led by example to inspire a company based on honesty, integrity, transparency, trust, and kindness.
Dave plays a critical role in the success and growth of the organization. His principal responsibility is driving the development and execution of FSET’s overall business strategy aimed at generating new business opportunities, expanding the company’s market share, and driving revenue growth.
When he first started FSET in 1999, Dave was the company’s sole staff member. Over the next two decades, he went on to build a team that could show, instead of merely tell about the true meaning of innovation. With more than 20 years of experience in law enforcement information technology, Dave spent more than a decade as a member of the Ontario Police Technology and Information Cooperative (OPTIC) Security Committee and was one of the founding members of its Mobility Committee. As a trusted industry leader, he has also worked closely to create and curate new IT policy and infrastructure at the national level, enhancing the provision of law enforcement for the entire country. Dave leads FSET to push boundaries and explore new possibilities to provide the best solutions for clients in both the public and private sectors.
Dave leads FSET to push boundaries and explore new possibilities to provide the best solutions for clients in both the public and private sectors. Born and raised in Dryden, Ontario, he now lives in Kenora, Ontario with his wife and two sons, making the most of the outdoors and catching the odd Winnipeg Jets game whenever he can.