Principal, Raab Associates
David M. Raab is founder and CEO of the Customer Data Platform Institute www.cdpinstitute.org, a vendor-neutral organization which educates marketers and technologists about customer data management. Mr. Raab named the Customer Data Platform category in 2013. Before CDP Institute, Mr. Raab spent most of his career as a consultant helping marketers to understand, find and deploy marketing technologies and vendors. He is a frequent speaker and writer on marketing topics and author of Marketing Performance Measurement Toolkit (Racom Books, 2009). Prior to Raab Associates, he held senior marketing positions in the publishing and continuity industry. Mr. Raab holds a bachelor's degree from Columbia University and MBA from the Harvard Business School.