David Myers is a senior executive with a track record of leading both publicly traded and private-equity businesses through transformations and rapid growth. His 20+ year career spans the aerospace, satellite, telecommunications, and information technology industries in commercial and government markets. David joined Speedcast Government from Peraton, a Defense Top 100 national security company, where he served as President of the Communications Sector, providing advanced network services for defense, intelligence and federal civilian customers.
While serving as President and CEO of Datapath, David led the public to private spin-out of a former Rockwell Collins division, providing military-grade satellite ground systems and field services, into an independent company. He has held senior executive roles in a number of organizations across the industry including ITC Global, Harris, CapRock Communications, and Spacenet. David also served as Chairman and President of the Space & Satellite Professionals International (SSPI), where he led the industry association’s rebrand and expansion to incorporate the emerging new sectors of commercial launch services and small satellite manufacturers.
Throughout his career, David has developed industry leading brands, launched ground-breaking new products, and led organizations through significant transformations. For his efforts, he was recognized as “Visionary Executive of the Year” by Satellite Markets & Research in 2015. David holds an MBA in technology marketing from Rice University, an MS in computer information systems for Madison University, and dual bachelor degrees in business and international relations from Southern Methodist University.