Chief Supplier & Growth Officer
As Chief Supplier and Growth Officer, Dave is focused on ensuring RNDC is a strong strategic partner for our suppliers, focused on building their brands consistently across the country, as well as winning new business.
Dave previously served as EVP, Commercial Strategy and Integration responsible for creating a new strategic footprint within RNDC to drive growth for all key stakeholders, supplier and customer partners.
Dave has also served as Sr. Vice President of National & Strategic Accounts-Retail. Dave led RNDC’s corporate national accounts team representing our top 34 national retail channel customers.
Dave began his career with the E. & J. Gallo winery immediately after graduating from Florida State University and was 14 years tenure at E. & J. Gallo winery. Later, he earned his MBA from Duke University, Fuqua School of Business. Before joining RNDC, Dave served as President and COO of Terlato Wines for 14 years.
With a belief in lifelong learning, Dave is a passionate advocate for higher education and previously served as chair of the Florida State University Foundation Board of Trustees. He also previously served as the President of the Lake Forest District 115 School Board.
Dave’s interests outside of RNDC include running and several types of outdoor activities with his wife Emily and their three children Ethan, Joshua and Sophia.