david-profile-picDavid C. Winegar

Nationality: American
Education: BA (History/Education) from St. Olaf College, MBA (e-Business/Organizational Development) from University of Pittsburgh and the Czech Management Center

David has a diverse background having done everything from declassifying top-secret documents for the US Government, to working in Internet start-ups in Silicon Valley, and mobile start-ups in Finland. For the past 20+ years he has been developing international training programs in leadership and sales for multinational companies.

His expertise includes neuroscience, conversational intelligence, presentation and pitch writing, group and individual coaching.

He is also actively involved in both the MHE Coalition and in Juvenile Diabetes.  He is founder of radrr Insulin Pump Cases, a company that creates, manufactures, and sells fun insulin pump cases for children with Type I diabetes (his son has type 1 diabetes and MHE) .

His hobbies include classic cars (he owns a 1970 Lotus Elan +2S), dogs (he has a French Briard Sheepdog), enjoys traveling, photography, cooking, music (plays the guitar and drums), golf and tennis, and spending time with his family.

Published Research

Leadership developmental needs – a system for identifying them

Published in the Australian Journal of Adult Learning, Volume 49, Number 1, April 2009.

Marjatta Takala and Jorma Kuusela, University of Helsinki, Finland, David Winegar, Founder, Absolute-North Ltd. Helsinki, Finland.