With a background in marketing, user experience, creative, and technology, Dave Burke focuses on bridging disciplinary gaps to create interactive products that delight both users and business stakeholders.
Dave is the head of APCO Worldwide’s Creative Studio, a charming collection of designers, developers, videographers, and content specialists.
Prior to joining APCO, Dave was Director of Online Experience at Corporate Executive Board, a worldwide leader in strategic research and advisory services for Fortune 500 companies. Before that he was with The Washington Post, where he built the company’s first UX practice, and was responsible for creation, enhancement, measurement, and support of numerous Washington Post interactive products and communities.
Dave graduated from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington with a Bachelor of Arts in English/Creative and Professional Writing. He has been an instructor in Information Architecture and User Experience at Graduate School USA, and is a frequent speaker on UX and social media topics at academic and professional conferences.
Dave and his wife, Kim, live in Alexandria, Virginia.