David Kirven is an award-winning marketer and brand strategist with nearly thirty years of experience leading growth for best-in-class brands like TurboTax, Mint, QuickBooks, GoToMeeting and GoDaddy.
Kirven grew his career at Intuit, holding multiple leadership roles across many of Intuit’s fastest growing businesses including TurboTax where he led brand strategy and was instrumental in doubling that business to $1.3B in revenue.
After Intuit, David joined Citrix as the Vice-President of Global Marketing for their SaaS division, where he helped lead the spin-off of the GetGo division and the successful merger with LogMeIn.
Most recently, David was Senior Vice-President and General Manager at GoDaddy where he successfully built out their SMB messaging strategy and launched multiple mobile offerings to the market. He currently coaches executives and is an active advisor to startups in the tech industry.
David earned his MBA and Bachelor's degrees at the University of San Diego. He resides in Carlsbad with his wife and three children. Community and service have been core to David's life,and he and his family have been long-time supporters of Outreach For Nazareth Orphanage (OFNO). Over the past 12 years,they have participated in many service trips to the orphanage. His three children have been active in leading service clubs at their respective schools to support the OFNO mission.
David is also an active advisor to the Wyoming Community Foundation and serves as board advisor to the University of Irvine, CX Experience Program.
“The king will answer them: ‘I assure you, as often as you did it for one of my least brothers, you did it for me.”