I'm Dave, and I love exploring new places, especially if they have
great food. I've lived in three different regions of the US, and
have traveled internationally quite a bit (ask me where!). I'm
looking for someone that likes to tell stories, people-watch
occasionally, and live a healthy life.
What I’m doing with my life
I work in a corporate strategy job where I get to learn about
people's consumption behavior and come up with creative ways to
provide products they need. I'm a very analytical, critical, yet
Outside of work, I am into water polo, crossfit, hiking, kayaking,
sailing, art museums, going for long walks (I have a Fitbit),
triathlons, and traveling to visit friends.
I’m really good at
being witty. I'm very driven and passionate about making a
difference in life (a difference for myself and the people I love),
and I build my energy from not taking life too seriously all the
The first things people usually notice about me
My glasses and my smile; hooray for braces.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Movies: I really like dramatic movies around Oscar
season, but my favorites are probably James Bond movies, Love
Actually, Big Fish, and Memoirs of a Geisha (I love Asian
Shows: I don't watch a lot of TV, but when I do:
Game of Thrones, Survivor (I know, I know), House of Cards, SYTYCD,
Parks & Rec, LOST (still a personal favorite), and Boston
sports teams in playoff situations.
Music: Most anything; I really do have eclectic
taste. Right now I've been listening to a lot of Beyonce, Haim, Sam
Smith, John Newman, Roots Revival station on Spotify, Alabama
Shakes, Lake Street Dive, A Fine Frenzy, Ellie Goulding, and
Britney (sorry, can't help it).
Books: I'm not much of a reader, but I like
Hemingway's short stories and The Great Gatsby.
Food: thai curry, salads with chicken and
gorgonzola cheese, really crusty Italian bread, and New England
The six things I could never do without
the ocean, sunshine, cheesecake, a promising job, Christmas,
I spend a lot of time thinking about
starting my own business, and people who are really important to me
On a typical Friday night I am
wearing simple jeans and a button-down to grab dinner and drinks
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I hate clowns.
You should message me if
you want to chat about any common interests or if you want to go on
an adventure somewhere.