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Using the power of media to motivate people, David brings a unique skill to the table: the proven ability to realize and enrich the story of your brand while galvanizing your audience to hear and embrace your narrative.

  • Digital Strategy
  • 1.0 & 2.0 Media Production
  • Online Demand Generation
  • Creative Development
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Performance Marketing
Professional Experience:

Program Marketing Director – North America |
March 2020 – Current

Leading corporate marketing efforts for North America across digital marketing and manufacturing for Dassault Systèmes, a 20,000+ person global SaaS leader in the B2B product innovation software space.

Managing a small team focused on B2B demand generation.  The digital marketing program supports a very dynamic B2B business sales & marketing cycle covering the entire Dassault Systèmes’ dynamic software portfolio.  The manufacturing program utilizes a range of effort to ensure coverage across all aspects of the sales & marketing funnel.

Sr Manager Marketing – Manufacturing Solutions – North America |
January 2018 – March 2020

Executing a comprehensive enterprise B2B marketing program across North America covering the entire Dassault Systèmes manufacturing portfolio while navigating in a cross-industry, cross-brand, cross-channel highly matrixed environment.  Ongoing success requires continual alignment with a range of stakeholders including product, sales and marketing.  Areas covered in program include Additive Manufacturing, Digital Manufacturing, Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) and Supply Chain solutions.

Key activities include the management of a robust digital media driven demand generation program, the development of a holistic events strategy, the introduction of key innovations across our email marketing program, and the ownership of a first of its kind for the company fully online virtual summit with 9 unique tracks and over 45 sessions.

Sr Manager Digital Marketing North America |
June 2014 – December 2017
Lead digital marketing in North America for Dassault Systèmes, a 16,000+ person enterprise and a global leader in B2B software solutions focused on 3D CAD, digital simulation and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM).

Ongoing Responsibilities:

  • Drive online advertising and agency relationships across multiple channels
  • Manage and publish content on multiple social media accounts on behalf of Dassault Systèmes
  • Run digital & social media for key events located in North America including CES 2016, Dassault Systèmes North America Forums and Science in the Age of Experience. Serve on core social team for SOLIDWORKS World (6K+ attendees); in 2016 introduced a global events social media command center
  • Building an in-house video studio to more effectively leverage online video content
  • Drive regular interaction with top level executives within Dassault Systèmes and with our channel partners to advocate and educate around digital marketing topics

Key Accomplishments:

  • Launched a best-in-class social selling program for our direct sales channel. Program has since grown to become a cornerstone for ongoing global social selling efforts within Dassault Systèmes
  • Introduced a Social Media Ambassador program, a first of its kind for Dassault Systèmes
  • Created and launched an innovative “Social Business Cards” program to support our sales and events team
  • Launched and published the North America blog, which became the model for 10+ additional blogs
  • Dassault Systèmes Innovation Forward 2016 Recipient (awarded January 2017)
Gadarian Digital 
GADARIAN DIGITAL – Greater Boston Area, MA
Digital Strategy Owner |

Specialized digital consulting practice providing social media, website development, online marketing, comprehensive digital strategies and project management. Empowering clients to take control of and drive intent behind their digital presence.

  • Strategic review, digital planning and implementation of “digital roadmap”
  • Comprehensive website analysis, development, and redesign
  • Development and implementation of digital marketing strategies
  • Social networking campaign creation and implementation
  • Content management for websites, social, and digital sales & marketing collateral
Head of Television
2003 – 2009

Ran all television and new media projects for Parkchester Pictures, with a focus on scripted primetime half-hour comedies and one-hour dramas.

  • Placed over 25 primetime projects into development at leading television companies including CBS, NBC, The CW, SyFy, Comedy Central, Showtime, FX, Oxygen, TBS and TNT
  • Executive Producer for a ground-breaking 20 episode multi-media sponsor-driven micro-series for TBS
  • Produced pilots and presentations for TBS (2), The WB, and The CW (budgets ranging from 60K to 630K)
  • Managed entire television project pipeline, including fielding and soliciting pitches, developing and steering projects, budget planning, budget oversight, and network meetings
  • Negotiated multiple development and production deals
Business Development Director |
2006 – 2008

Spearheaded business development and oversight of all deal-making within digital/online space, TV, home video and mobile markets for t Liquid Generation, an online animated entertainment company.

  • Led monetization efforts in all media spaces for digital content library of 2,500+ individual pieces
  • Negotiated production and distribution deals with MySpace and Addicting Games; oversaw Yahoo! distribution deal
  • Rendered Producer services for online animated series on “Bonita Breaks It Down” for MySpace TV
  • Led all mobile phone initiatives
Founder |
2007 – 2011
Manage full scope of operations for MostMost, a news and information site.  This site served as both a passion project and also as a live digital development sandbox.

  • Editorial responsibilities include constant site updates as well as blog posts and press releases
  • Manage marketing efforts with focus on Twitter for @MostMostNews (over 25,000 followers)
  • Created entire framework & design for site, implemented all HTML & CSS, and developed an original WordPress theme
ICM PARTNERS – Beverly Hills, CA
Executive Assistant to Head of Television | ICM
2002 – 2003

Supported high profile A-List literary agent and Head of Worldwide Television at top tier talent agency.  ICM’s clients included the creators of “Friends”, Mel Gibson, Jennifer Lopez and Denzel Washington.

 20th Century Fox Television
Executive Assistant to Director of Comedy | 21st Century Fox TV
2000 – 2001

Supported the Director of Comedy Affairs for 20th Century Fox Television.  While employed at 20th, comedies produced included “The Simpsons”, “Yes, Dear” and “Family Guy”. Key duties included script and book coverage and providing notes and attending tapings and table reads for television shows.

 20th Century Fox Television
Coordinator, Network & Development Finance | 21st Century Fox TV
1998 – 2000
Coordinated office administration for ten finance executives in the Network and Development Finance department at 20th Century Fox Television Studio. Obtained a working understanding of the inner mechanics of a major TV studio, including studio cash flow, overhead costs, and the administration of overall deals and television contracts.

1996-1998: Various Los Angeles-based production jobs in feature films, television and commercials.


University of Michigan; completed 75 credits toward BA.  Ann Arbor, MI


B2B Digital Marketing, Online Demand Generation, Online Advertising, Vendor Management, HTML, CSS, WordPress, Facebook, Adobe & Google Analytics, Photoshop, Copywriting, Digital Marketing, Website Development, Wire-Framing, Social Media Marketing & Optimization, MS Office, Google Apps for Business

Speaking and Publications:

LinkedIn Sales Connect 2015 Speaker: Sales, Marketing and Operations - Cross-functional Roles in Social Selling Programs

SOLIDWORKS World 2017 Speaker - Partner Marketing Track: Video Marketing & Getting Your Google AdWords House in Order

Dassault Systèmes Americas Value Solutions Channel Kickoff - Partner Marketing Track: Supercharge Your Inbound Marketing

Social Tools Summit 2016 Speaker: Social Selling and the Changing Dynamics of B2B Sales in a Social Media World

SOLIDWORKS World 2015 Speaker – Partner Marketing Track: A Multi-Channel Marketing Journey

WordCamp Los Angeles 2010 Speaker: How to Design Your Own WordPress Theme

Better Business Blogging by David Gadarian: October 2012 self-published eBook currently available on Amazon

Downloadable PDF Version of Resume

David Gadarian Digital Portfolio PPT