David Wellisch joined the board in 2013. He serves on the External Affairs Committee, Finance Committee, and Governance Committee.
David is co-founder and CEO of Collage Group, a member-based advisory company comprised of global brands that supports their success in the multicultural and millennial economy. The company's mission is to equip organizations and the most iconic consumer brands to better serve, engage, and activate the most influential and fastest growing consumers in this country through a shared cost subscription model.
Prior to founding Collage Group, David was the founder, vice president, and general manager of AOL Latino, AOL’s Hispanic service, where he was responsible for the entire operation including overseeing programming, product development, customer service, brand and acquisition marketing, strategy, and business development. At its peak, AOL Latino produced $130MM in revenue from subscriptions and advertising.
Before joining AOL, David worked in private equity at Allied Capital and strategic consulting at Gemini Consulting. Originally from Ecuador, David has been a U.S. resident for the past 21 years. He holds an undergraduate degree in economics and political science from Brown University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. David is also a member of the Young President’s Organization, Washington, DC chapter.