Meet Dave, a small-town kid trying to figure out how life works. Join him as he grows up and learns lessons about love, friendship, loss, sports, and everything in between.
This is a collection of stories that follow Dave on his journey of growing up. These are heart-warming stories that should be shared by young and old. You’re sure to laugh, cry, and at some point feel as if you’ve been there yourself.
David is a leadership expert for athletes and businesses around the world. David is the author of Small Stories his first published work (Spring 2012), and his second book on Leadership in Sports is due out Fall 2012. David has over ten years of experience working as a hockey coach, and notably served as Director of Operations for Team Canada at the World Junior A Challenge, and won a BCHL Championship. David’s most recent coaching job was in Poland where he served as the Head Coach of a men’s professional team.
David is a motivating, energetic public speaker. “David motivated our university students to get involved with the community around them” said one professor at Haaga-Helia University of Science in Finland after David lectured to the University students. David has coached, and spoke at sports and business events all around the world, most notably being a presenter at the 2006 Coaching Symposium in Riga, Latvia during the IIHF World Championships.
David is the founder of Small World Inc, a family of small businesses that promote his books and speaking, his hockey schools, health and wellness through ViSalus Sciences, Music, and an international environmental charity, iUseLess.