Dave has been immersed in the outdoor power equipment industry for more than four decades. Growing up in Massachusetts, he started cutting neighbors' lawns as a teenager, working throughout high school and eventually paying his way through college. Years later would find him in Louisiana where he did the same work in a much larger way, running a landscaping business for 8 years. He & his wife, Linda, who also works in the business, bought Brighton Mower in 1992 just before their daughter, Sarah, was born. Dave works tirelessly to serve where he can and for 24 years, has rarely skipped a beat.