David Bookspan

Founder & Executive Chairman

David has helped hundreds of successful businesses as a founder, investor, and board member. He is Founder and Board Director of Monetate, the global leader in easy-to-use, multichannel personalization software for brands across the globe. He is Founder and Board Director of Dreamit, a Philadelphia-headquartered accelerator and venture capital fund that has helped launch hundreds of companies like Parsely, SeatGeek, Level Up, Houseparty, and Adaptly. David started his entrepreneurial career as the Founder and CEO of MarketSpan, Inc., which lives on today as LexisNexis CourtLink.

Prior to MarketSpan, David was a partner with Wolf, Block, Schorr and Solis-Cohen, LLP in Philadelphia. He was graduated from Georgetown University Law Center. A sought-after speaker, David is passionate about Philly’s startup community and its talent, quality of life, and culture.