Director, Interactive Strategy

NORTH

Dave Allen is the Director, Interactive Strategy at NORTH, a Creative Brand Agency in Portland, OR.
 
As founding member and bass player for the post-punk band Gang of Four, and later a digital consultant for Fortune 500 companies, Allen has been a frontline player in the music industry. Adjusting with industry evolution, he became a corporate advisor and a Digital Strategy pioneer. He has worked at companies such as Intel, eMusic and Nemo Design.

Allen is an Adjunct Lecturer leading a Digital Strategy class at the University of Oregon, Eugene. He also is a Visiting Lecturer at the Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland.