Dave Crane

Alliance Partner
Experience: Georgia-Pacific, Bluelinx Corporation, AGC Flatglass North America, SieMatic Kitchens USA, Axion Structural Innovations, Unity Growth Partners

Roles: COO, Executive VP, Vice President, General Manager

Education: BS Environmental Science and Business Management – Juniata College

Certifications: Learning as Leadership – 4 Mastery Program

Dave is a business development leader with over 30 years of construction industry experience working in manufacturing and global distribution of products.  He has deep experience in residential, commercial and infrastructure construction from design through installation of projects.  Dave has worked with companies operating across the U.S., Canada and Europe delivering engineered solutions or value-added products to various end use markets.

Throughout his career, Dave has delivered double bottom line results by growing business profits and people.  He has led strategy development to execution in companies of all sizes while driving continuous improvement through collaboration across functional groups.  Dave has led teams through challenging business cycles such as start-ups, turnarounds, re-organizations, bankruptcy and M&A integrations.  He is an active learner with integrity, attraction to innovation and passion for the development of others.

In 2018, Dave started Unity Growth Partners (UGP) to work with small to mid-market companies in the Northeast region.  UGP services include business development consulting and manufacturers representation of construction products.