David Schreff has led companies for over 35 years as a senior executive and board of directors member, for global leaders in media, sports, communications, licensed consumer products , marketing tech and film/TV entertainment. His worldwide experience spans the National Basketball Association (President, Global Marketing and Media); Marvel Entertainment (President/Chief Operating Officer, Board Director); Walt Disney Television (Vice-President); and the Olympics (Chairman of the Board, USA Volleyball).
David founded Bedare Sports and Entertainment to link iconic global media and sports companies with breakthrough consumer and digital technology solutions across messaging platforms, marketing tech, e-commerce, mobile commerce, virtual reality and augmented reality. He is an active angel investor, board advisor and business development partner in many companies worldwide. He was a long time member of Young Presidents Organization (YPO), www.ypo.org/about-ypo/.
David constantly seeks to identify and cultivate future talent for many client/partner companies, and has taught undergraduate, graduate MBA/MS and working executive graduate students in global business, communications, strategic design, sports, entertainment, fashion tech, and digital media programs at The College of New Rochelle, Marist College, Parsons School of Design, Boston University(Questrom School of Business), University of Massachusetts-Amherst(Isenberg School of Business) and Iona College(Hagan School of Business). He has guest lectured at Princeton University, the Culinary Institute of America and the United States Military Academy at West Point.
David has authored two business books about the growth of new emerging media and communication technologies. He serves as an expert witness in complex litigation issues across communications, sports sponsorship and licensing rights, intellectual property rights, and digital media.