Dave Thomsen serves as Executive Vice President of Product and Design at Wanderful Media. He brings nearly 15-years of experience in product design, digital media and new product innovation.
Dave previously held leadership positions at IDEO, a global innovation and design consultancy, where he directed innovation programs for a range of consumer electronics, communications and media companies. While at IDEO, he taught courses in design methodology, visual thinking and prototyping in Stanford University's Design Division.
Prior to IDEO, he led multidisciplinary production teams at Yahoo!, helping to design and run record-setting coverage of the FIFA World Cup. He has produced online coverage of four Olympic Games for NBC Sports and also contributed to the design, development and launch of interactive experiences for Quokka Sports, an early innovator in online broadcasting.
Dave holds a B.S. in Engineering from Northwestern University and an M.S. in Product Design from Stanford University.