With more than 25 years experience in the media, automotive, consumer packaged goods, retail, and technology sectors; David Leider is a foremost authority in the digital media industry. As CEO and board member of Gas Station TV, Leider heads all business operations successfully positioning GSTV as the leading away-from-home television network.
Before co-founding GSTV in 2005, David was a member of the senior management team at Yahoo!, where he oversaw sales, strategy, marketing, and public relations for their automotive, CPG, pharmaceutical, and travel categories.
David’s previous experience includes senior-level positions at three of the top advertising, marketing, and interactive companies in the world – J. Walter Thompson, Doner and Organic. In those capacities, he managed client relationships, business operations and marketing integration for a number of key clients.
David has spoken at numerous industry events including MediaPost, CES International, Digital Hollywood, J.D. Power Automotive International and Marketing Roundtables, Forrester, NAB and TEDx, and has been featured on Fox News, CNN, and other major media outlets.
Outside the office, David has served as a director on the boards of the Michigan Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and Camp Make-A-Dream.
He earned a BA from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.