Vice President, Operations
Dave joined LION in August of 2012. In 2014 the R&D/lnnovation responsibility was added. In this role, he is responsible for all LION manufacturing; including TotalCare, Supply Chain, and the Innovation group. Prior to joining LION Cook worked for Cooper Industries since 2005, most recently as VP, North American Operations .
Before joining Lion, Dave served as Vice President of Operations at Apex Tool Group in Sparks, MD. There he was responsible for overseeing and directing three North American Apex Tool Group Power Tool plant. He brings with him 20 years of diversified experience in Operations, Lean Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management.
Dave obtained his MBA from Regis University in Denver, CO and his BS degree in Business Management from the College of Mount Saint Joseph in Cincinnati.
Dave is originally from Cincinnati, he now lives in Mason, Ohio with his wife Kelly, and their children.