Dave Martin is a digital marketing expert with a unique combination of association marketing experience and for-profit CMO experience – and a track record of delivering real results. Most recently, Dave served as the Chief Marketing Officer for Aptify (an Association Management Software company) from 2015 to 2017. Before that Dave was the Vice President of Marketing & Content for the Electronic Retailing Association (ERA) from 2009-2015. In this role he was responsible for all marketing activities and platforms (including web properties, social media, the AMS, CMS, Hubspot, event registration, and awards gala submissions and voting) communications and public relations. Dave owned revenue responsibility for all ERA events and P&L for the ERA Moxie Awards program and Gala.
Before working for ERA Dave worked in global telecommunications marketing, product management, and product development both in the United States and Europe. He spent two years in Sweden, one year in Belgium, and three years in Spain.
Dave has a BA from the University at Buffalo, an MIA from Columbia University, and an MA from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Leuven, Belgium. He is fluent in Spanish and enjoy photography, acoustic guitar, and drinking wine in his spare time.