Dave Cole

VP Business Operations

As VP of Business Operations and Strategy at Mapbox, Dave works on product and business development, marketing and design, and Mapbox Cities.

Dave joins Mapbox from the Obama Administration, where he served as a senior advisor for technology and deputy director of new media at the White House. An advocate for open source and open data, he has spoken as a keynote presenter and participant at several conferences. Dave’s roots are in data management, stemming from his role as data lead for Obama in Iowa during the 2008 general election.

He graduated from Rutgers University, where he studied political science, history, and computer engineering.