David (Dave) Cook and his family have called Green Oaks home since 2001. In 2005 he co-founded the Green Oaks Business Forum, which grew into a well-established local networking group now called GOLTRN (Green Oaks Libertyville Trusted Referral Network) with over a thousand members. In 2008, during the recession, Dave co-founded the non-profit Fresh Start of Illinois to help others in the community through career transition. Professionally, Dave is a direct marketing expert focused on data and event driven marketing campaigns such as direct mail, digital banner ads, email, SMS messaging, and call center lead generation. Dave studied Computer Science at Chapman University while serving in the US Air Force during the 80’s.
FSBI is labor of love for Dave. Helping others succeed at realizing their dreams of starting or growing their business and being able to work closely with some of his closest friends and other passionate local leaders is a dream come true.