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David W. Reese
  • Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, API Systems, Inc.

  • Advisory Board Member, College of Information Sciences and Technology, Penn State


David Reese serves as Chairman and CEO of API Systems, Inc., a leading provider of IT solutions, IT training and IT consulting services that incorporate the latest in virtual systems, network infrastructure and application support, and whose clients include a number of Fortune 500 companies in the pharma and telecom industries. He also serves as Chairman and CEO of Visual Incite, a digital media company, whose clients include the Professional Golfers Association (PGA) and the United States Golf Association (USGA).

Reese previously served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of ACTV Inc., a NASDAQ listed digital media company. Reese arranged the sale of ACTV to DirecTV parent Liberty Media, and Reese concluded his consulting relationship with Liberty Media in 2008.

Mr. Reese began his career with Deloitte, an international consulting and auditing organization. He specialized in the consumer electronics field and served a number of industry-leading clients, including Toshiba and Panasonic.

Mr. Reese contributes significant time and effort to philanthropic activities at Penn State, where he was recognized as the Volunteer of the Year in 2004. In 2000 Mr. Reese was recognized as an Alumni Fellow, the highest honor bestowed by the University’s Alumni Association.

Mr. Reese was the first chair of the Advisory Board of Penn State’s College of Information Sciences and Technology. Mr. Reese led a team of corporate experts who devised a program whose graduates would understand the impact of technology on business, government, social services and education in a digital, global economy. He remains an active member of the committee.

Mr. Reese is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.