Dave Knox

Rockfish CEO & Vine St Ventures Managing Partner

About Dave

Dave Knox is Chief Marketing Officer for Rockfish, a WPP-owned Digital Innovation Partner. Prior to Rockfish, Knox was a seven-year veteran of Procter & Gamble, where he was instrumental in the digital turnaround that led to P&G being named to AdAge’s Digital A-List.

Dave was named to the iMedia 25 Class of Digital Innovators, by Cincinnati Business Courier as the CMO of the Year in the inaugural C-Suite Awards, and by AdAge as a “40 Under 40” in 2015. Dave speaks frequently on innovation and digital marketing, including appearances at Mashable Connect, SXSW, TEDxCincy, and the Web 2.0 Summit.

Dave is active in the entrepreneurial community, serving as a Board Observer / Advisor to multiple venture-backed companies. He is a Managing Partner in the VC firm Vine St Ventures, an advisor to both Bullpen Capital in San Francisco and Hyde Park Venture Partners in Chicago, and is the co-founder of The Brandery – one of the top 10 startup accelerators in the country. Dave serves on the United Way of Greater Cincinnati Strategic Council and on the Board of Directors for the Cincinnati Mercantile Library, Bow Tie Foundation, and the VCU Brandcenter in Richmond, VA.

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