David Simon is the Co-Founder of NNData, a machine learning and artificial intelligence software company based in Washington DC. David has 20 years in the tech industry supporting the Defense and Intelligence Community and specializes in growth strategies for both federal and commercial companies. Prior to launching, David served as a Senior Executive at a Fortune 500 company and was the General Manager of the Big Data and Analytics Group for the Americans.
David is truly a strategist and entrepreneur who has successfully run his own company, consulted for organizations, and served as business developer for three companies who went on to grow in the federal market space; where they were successfully acquired. He is a former Active Duty Officer in the United States Army. David led Business Development from 2009 to 2012 in a highly specialized global organization, growing the firm from $300M in revenue to on of the largest contractors in Afghanistan with annual revenue pushing $1 Billion across 17 countries.
David is committed to leveraging technology for global impact. He has been a long standing Board member of YPFP and continues to engage in international business as well as consult on matters of Foreign Policy and Technology to multiple Global 1000 companies.