February 21, 1961 – August 17, 2008
David Freeman passed away on the morning of August 17th. He was much beloved by all his family and friends and left us too soon! He was born on February 21, 1961, in Whittier, California where he lived his entire childhood. David was an Eagle Scout at the East Whittier Presbyterian Church at the impressive age at 13. He graduated from La Serna High School with numerous honors in 1979. David attended USC where he was a member of Beta Theta Pi fraternity where he graduated on May 6, 1983, with a BA in Urban Planning.
After graduation, David entered the advertising field in Orange County with Cochrane Chase Livingston. He moved to New York in 1986 to work with the international firm of Grey Advertising. After Grey, he became one of the first members of the award winning team at Kirshenbaum and Bond. David was integral in the growth of K&B into a leading innovator in the industry. Moving back to Los Angeles in 2002, he joined TBWAChiatDay as the Founder and Director of the Disruption Consultancy. He was a force of imaginative change in the business.