Speaking On: Digital Kids Conference on Feb. 18th & 19th
David Lord is President and CEO of JumpStart, an innovator and key leader in kids’ educational gaming. Prior to his role at JumpStart, David served for four years as President and CEO of RazorGator Interactive Group (RIG), a leading event company for premiere sports and entertainment events worldwide, which he grew over 100% per year to well over $100 million dollars in revenue. He spearheaded the growth of the RazorGator brand and raised Series A and B financing. Before joining RazorGator, David served as CEO and chairman of the board for Toysmart.com, a venture-backed catalog company for educational, e-commerce, and retail products. During his time there, he established the company as the #1 brand in “Good Toys,” building brand awareness from zero to 45% in less than four months while increasing revenue over 500% each year. A recognized and respected leader of the industry, David was awarded the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2006 Award in the Emerging Growth category in the Greater Los Angeles area. David was raised in Boston, Massachusetts and holds a BSA in Accounting from Northeastern University. He currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife and three daughters.