3-18 Mike Bosma sits down with Dave Archer of NCET

Dave Archer is President and CEO of NCET, a member-supported nonprofit organization that produces events to help individuals and businesses explore and use technology. NCET has been named “Nonprofit of the Year” by the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce.

Dave has over 45 years’ experience in all facets of US and international product and market development, including 17 years at Viacom where he introduced numerous new products and services such as Pay-Per-View, home shopping, high-speed data services and “OSN,” the Middle East’s largest multi-lingual cable TV and satellite programming service.  Following Viacom, Dave joined Home Box Office in New York as Senior Vice President of International, and then served as head of International Websites at AOL Netscape. Before joining NCET, Dave worked at Headlight, a leading provider of online training services, as Vice President of Business Development and Sales.

Dave holds an MBA and a BA in Management from St. Mary’s College in Moraga, CA, and AS degrees in Electronics Engineering and Broadcast Engineering from the College of San Mateo in San Mateo, CA.

Dave is the co-founder of the Reno Angels, Past Chair of Entrepreneurship Nevada, and a member of the Nevada System of Higher Education’s EPSCoR Advisory Committee.  Dave was recently named the American Marketing Association’s “Influencer of the Year, and previous awards include Nevada Nonprofit News’ “Nonprofit Executive of the Year” and the Reno-Tahoe AMA’s “Marketer of the Year.”

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