David was a shareholder in Mercury Pictures which was nominated for an Academy Award. As an executive producer, he has had 2 Golden Globe nominations for Best Foreign Picture, Best Actor and 7 Genie Awards (Canadian Academy Awards) for Francis Ford Coppola's Zoetrope Studios, United Artists Classics, The Grey Fox.
He's executive producer of a Disney Channel movie as well as writer-producer and/or director on over 130 Prime-Time Episodes of drama, comedy and documentaries for Canadian, US & European broadcasters.
David holds an MFA from York University in Toronto and was recently a faculty member at Capilano University in North Vancouver, British Columbia. He also taught film production & screenwriting at York University and Ryerson University in Toronto, where he was the recipient of the CESAR teaching award.