Owner, Chief Creative Officer

Dave co-founded Kelly Brothers Productions in 2009 with the goal of using his experience and contacts in television, theatre and education to create a world-class production team and company. During that time he has written, produced, acted and hosted in Kelly Brothers’ theatrical, live and video events. His focus has been to bring together business, not-for-profit and arts communities in powerful storytelling partnerships.

Prior to Kelly Brothers Productions, Dave was the face of morning television in Calgary where was nominated four times and twice won the “Best Television Host” AMPIA (Alberta Motion Picture Industry Association) Award for his work on Calgary’s Breakfast Television on Citytv.

Dave has been around the world hosting live interview and panel conversations, most recently sitting down with ambassadors, prime ministers and religious leaders in Amman, Jordan for a conference of 150 of the world’s top CEOs.

You also may have seen Dave on stage in Dave Kelly Live; in his sold out run of his one-man show Dad Day 1; or in a hat during the Calgary Stampede on the Grandstand Stage.

Dave was the United Way Campaign Co-Chair for the United Way 2015 Campaign with Enmax CEO Gianna Mannes.