Senior Vice President
Director of Client Services
Dave Schneider leads Tribal DDB’s account management practice in Chicago as Director of Client Services. In this capacity, Dave is responsible for a wide array of assignments related to agency performance and ultimate client satisfaction across a roster of Fortune 100 brands from McDonald’s, Lowe’s, State Farm, OfficeMax and AT&T.
As an Advertising Age A-List agency, Dave helps set the strategic direction of all major client engagements and has helped evolve the nature of the agency’s service platform and offer to capitalize on the opportunities associated with an ever-changing digital marketing landscape, from Social to Mobile, eMail marketing, site development to distributive content. Dave mentors and supervises a team of digital marketing professionals and helps manages the office’s P/L while playing a critical role on the Agency’s management team.
Prior to his appointment to Tribal DDB in January 2009, Dave held various senior integrated marcomm leadership roles at DDB Chicago on some of the office’s most significant pieces of business, including Dell, and State Farm, the largest and longest-tenured business in the Chicago office.
Dave has nearly 20 years of accomplishments and has held a variety of Agency management, account management and media positions at several Minneapolis agencies, including Martin-Williams, and BBDO where he was Vice President/Director of Business Development. Dave’s category experience runs the spectrum from financial services, CPG, technology, retail, and household durables across both B2B and B2C.
Dave holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Luther College (Decorah, IA) with a double major in Economics and Business Management and has completed graduate course work in Business Philosophy.