David brings to Kayon Partners over 25 years of venture capital and private equity experience. He was the co-founder of several investment groups including Velocity Equity Partners where he was a managing partner.
David's prior investments include: MGC Communications, 21st Century Telecom Group, CyberSource, Retail Solutions, Dotomi, CiDRA, The FeedRoom, and LexMar Global. Earlier in his career, David served in various corporate development roles at Farley Industries developing, analyzing and executing corporate acquisition strategies and restructuring alternatives for Fruit of the Loom, West Point Pepperell, Acme Boot Company and other Farley Industries-affiliated companies. He is a graduate of Amherst College and earned his MBA from The Tuck School at Dartmouth College.
David participates annually in the Patriots Day Road Race in Lexington Massachusetts. He is the proud father of four extremely reverent children and one not so reverent Chocolate Lab.