David Grome

David Grome currently serves as Senior Managing Director, Business Development at Greater Rochester Enterprise. In this role, David fosters collaboration to drive investment and growth in the nine-county Rochester region, one of the world’s most innovative economies.

David spent the past 13 years helping companies achieve growth through product launches, geographic expansions, and customer acquisition.

Between 2014 and 2019, David served as account director at Butler/Till, one of the fastest-growing marketing agencies in the U.S. In this role, he managed enterprise client relationships and directed advertising campaigns that grew brand and market share. During his tenure, David’s leadership contributed more than $19 million in agency revenue.

Between 2007 and 2013, David worked at Mower, a top 3 B2B agency and top 50 PR agency. As a business strategist, he helped clients use brand strategy, market analysis, and strategic public relations to strengthen their competitive advantage.

David is a past board member of the Small Business Council of Rochester and remains active on non-profit boards focused on community issues such as women’s health, job creation, and young professionals. He earned a dual-degree in political science and public policy studies from Hobart and William Smith Colleges.

David resides in the Town of Brighton with his partner Janine.