David Cohen is a seasoned CEO with a wealth of experience in strategy, leadership, and management. He spent most of his career (34 years) leading a commercial equipment finance company and was instrumental in securing debt and capital financing which fueled the growth of the business, which he successfully sold in 2015. In his tenure as CEO, he developed a highly functioning management team, strategy, process improvement and integration of technology to improve efficiency and customer experience. In 2017, he received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Amusement Machine Association.
As a former client of Katahdin Group, David was selected twice by his CEO Collective Peers as CEO of the Year for his honest and candid feedback, his commitment to their growth and his ability to synthesize the feedback thoughtfully and apply it to his own business.
Since 2019, he has provided consulting services to several small businesses focusing on strategy, team development and financing. He also has experience as a volunteer for various non-profits, including leading a charitable foundation for a trade association for the past 10 years.