David is a founding member and Senior Product Manager for the Silicon Valley Business Innovation Group at FXPAL.
He was instrumental in the planning, product management, and launch of Zoho Motivator (launched September 2015), Fuji Xerox’s SkyDesk cloud services (launched August 2011), SkyDesk’s marketing website in Australia (launched May 2014), and FXPAL’s corporate website (launched June 2014).
David’s research at FXPAL focused on the design and evaluation of interactive, collaborative, and ubiquitous computing applications. He managed and contributed to numerous research projects including Corporate Memory, ProjectorBox, PAL Bar, Video Guestbook, AnySpot, Personal Interaction Points, and M-Links.
Prior to joining FXPAL in 2000, he worked as a software engineer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and as an intern program manager at Microsoft. David earned his B.A. degree in Philosophy from Tufts University in 1991, and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Information and Computer Science from the University of California at Irvine in 1996 and 1999, respectively.