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Dave Pearce
Managing Director
St. Louis Park, MN
O: 612.404.1426
M: 612.747.1249

Professional Profile

With 25 years of professional experience, Dave brings a Digital and Manufacturing focus to the Consumer Practice at ZRG. He has successfully placed CMO, VP Marketing, VP Digital, Dir. Digital, Dir. Analytics, VP Trade Strategy roles within B2B and B2B2C organizations that include the likes of General Mills, Caseys General Stores, Cirrus Aircraft, Buffalo Wild Wings, Cargill, and Land O Lakes. Dave is the Co-founder of  executiveadvisorygrp.com, a CEO roundtable, and founder of e2cservices.com, an organization that helps match college students to Minnesota based companies for internships and full time jobs. He also serves on the board for the Be the Match Foundation and has previously held board roles at the YMCA and the Make a Wish Foundation.

Previous Experience

Prior to ZRG, Dave helped to rebuild Korn Ferry’s Minneapolis office, adding many new clients and successful executive placements in the Northern Mid-West region servicing all sectors. Those clients included Cargill, Carlson Hospitality, Cirrus Aircraft, DecoPac, Patterson Dental, Casey’s General Stores, Capella University, Catalyst Paper, Law firms and non-profits.

Areas of Expertise

Consumer: Marketing, Digital Marketing, Sales and Business Development Roles
Industrial Manufacturing


Cal State Chico - Business Administration
St. Thomas University MN - MBA Marketing

Hobbies & Interests

Avid Fly Fisherman, and World Traveler
(Bucket list is to visit all 195 countries in my lifetime).