David Dean is a former senior retail executive with Hudson's Bay and Sears Canada. David held senior headquarter positions and managed the buying of Women's Wear, Cosmetics, and Linens and was responsible for various regional markets. David and his family have also owned and operated companies, giving him first-hand experience to understand and connect with entrepreneurs and their families on real issues. David has been adjunct faculty member at St. Lawrence College in the venture development area.
His extensive business experience includes the retail industry, channel design, and innovation. David is also known for his expertise in negotiations, account development, sales management, branding, procurement, and profit planning.