With more two decades of experience as a journalist, David has covered stories around the world, focusing on Europe and North America. Seven of those years were spent as a travelling correspondent for CBC-TV's top-rated business documentary program, Venture.
He is a former president of the Alberta Press Gallery, and for six years was the national host of CBC News: Today on Newsworld. He's also hosted the Business Network on CBC Radio One, and is a guest host on CBC's Cross Country Checkup and As It Happens.
David has won a variety of national and international awards for his work, including gold medals at the New York Festival of Festivals for best international documentary.
In his spare time, he plays with local band Sweet Potato. David and his wife, Kim, have two children.