David Lunken - PI Midlantic

David Lunken

Talent Optimization Advisor


David has over 20 years of experience as a results-driven senior executive in operations, sales, and marketing. Actually, David started his business career at age six when he sold candy from his Radio Flyer wagon in his neighborhood.

He founded and ran a specialty printing company for seven years – Stick People Tees – before selling out and joining Campus Concepts. In his thirteen years there, David rose to Senior Vice President, providing targeted marketing programs to Fortune 500 companies. In 2005, David moved to Maryland Office Interiors, a full-service contract furniture company as GM of Operations.

David joined PI Midlantic as a Senior Consultant in 2008. Since then, David has focused on partnering with Senior Leaders to build effective teams and design innovative solutions for organizational issues. He is on regular circuits for speaking engagements and was recently a presenter at OPTIMA 2019, the premiere Talent Optimization conference. He is currently on the Core Faculty and teaches at the Creative Problem Solving Institute.

David has a BA from Hobart College and an MBA from Indiana University. When his children allow him free time, David is an avid tri-athlete.