David Mitroff, Ph.D. is a business consultant, marketing expert, keynote speaker and author who has held numerous consultative positions for diverse organizations such as LexisNexis, United Healthcare, U.S. Department of Justice, Providian Financial, Nordstrom, Limited Brands, Constant Contact, Ben & Jerry’s and the YMCA. David also brings to the SBDC his experiences as the Founder and Chief Consultant of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc.
David works with a diversity of clients such as restaurants, hotels, retail specialty stores, franchises, law firms, professional services firms, start-ups and individual entrepreneurs. Dr. Mitroff is also a college instructor who teaches entrepreneurship and marketing courses at the University of California, Berkeley and is a Google Mentor for the Google for Startups program.
He has been a featured media expert for NBC, ABC, Forbes, Washington Post, Inc. Magazine, Hospitality Technology, California Lawyer, and more. Dr. Mitroff has a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and is an active member, on the executive board, or advisory committees for several organizations. He continually collaborates with several consultant groups, merchant associations, and charities to best serve the community.
Expertise: Growth Marketing