Dave Colford

Dave Colford is Arizent’s Chief Customer Officer, responsible for sales, revenue operations, client services and customer success across the business. Prior to joining Arizent, Colford was the President of Hanley Wood Media, the premier media, information and marketing services company serving the residential and commercial design and construction industry. In 2018 Colford was a part of the management team that led the successful sale of Hanley Wood to MidOcean Partners.

As an industry leader, Colford has been at the vanguard of enterprise-level digital transformations, management turn-arounds and ongoing value creation. Colford has led highly effective revenue organizations within the B2B and B2C technology markets at Geeknet Media, CMP Technology, IDG and Ziff Davis Media. His first media job was in events at CMP Media.

An active non-profit volunteer, Colford serves as the President of the Suffolk County Council, Boy Scouts of America and is a mentor with the Capital Partners for Education.