Dave Gee
Dave GeeMarquette University

O'Brien Hall

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America

Instructor of Practice - Entrepreneurship

Dave Gee "G," earned his MBA from Marquette University in 1997 and his BBA in Marketing from the University of Wisconsin Whitewater in 1990. Dave has recently come back to teach entrepreneurship at Marquette as an adjunct instructor and helped build the Flight School Program with John Peterson.

Dave developed and taught the first digital marketing course for the University of Wisconsin-Madison MBA program, he has directed the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Launch Pad (student startup accelerator program) in addition to managing and teaching in the entrepreneurship program. He won the Faculty Advisor of the Year Award.

Dave has founded and co-founded 5 startups including the areas of advertising, loyalty software/Salesforce.com, edtech, entrepreneurship education consulting and angel investment company called Startup Guides. His latest startup is called JOY which is launching a generative AI mental health and wellness app for college students. 

Dave was a marketing and business development leader at Motorola, BellSouth cellular, U.S. Cellular, TDS and Humana.

He is an Amazon Best Selling entrepreneurship author of four books: The Corporate Refugee Startup Guide, Restart-The Small Business Guide to Thriving During Chaos, The College Student Startup Guide and The High School Entrepreneurship Guide.