Dave Falcone

Dave Falcone is a freelance Producer/Creative Director who helps organizations communicate more effectively through the use of videoHe is also partnered with Automatic Films, a full service video production company that focuses on education, advocacy and corporate video. 

Prior to his current roles, Dave was with the Travel Channel as the Vice President of Brand and Creative. During his time there he led the rebranding the network, launched defining series and brought innovation across the organization. As a member of the senior team, he helped guide the network to record growth in ratings and in ad sales.

Before Travel Channel, Dave was with Discovery Communications (DCI) helping execute several major initiatives. These included launching the Military Channel and rebranding the Science Channel, Discovery Home and Discovery HD Theatre. He also helped to introduced America to the Discovery On-Demand VOD service.

From 2001 to 2004, Dave ran his own enterprise. In this consultant role, Dave provided strategic thinking and creative direction for cable television networks and broadcast design companies.Most of this time was sopent at the SCI FI channel working on a number of initiaves. 

Dave honed his skills during a six year stint at DCI, helping The Learning Channel (TLC) increase from 30 million to over 80 million households. After three years with TLC, Dave was chosen to help lead the launch of Discovery Digital Network’s suite of six new channels. He was picked soon after to launch Discovery Health Media, and worked for the next two years to position DHM as a leader in online and television health-related entertainment and information.

Dave has been th
e recipient of multiple Promax/BDA awards, CTAM awards, Tellys, NY Festivals honors, and a national Emmy for broadcast design. An avid football fan, foodie, music and nature lover, he resides in Silver Spring, Maryland with his two daughters and a dog named Stratton. He is a graduate of Kutztown University, with a B.S. degree in Electronic Media and a minor in Speech and Theatre.