David Steinberg is a former Creative / Design Director with a strong background in brand development for the advertising and marketing industry, re-enforced by a 12-year track record of success. During his career he has been in charge of developing intelligent marketing campaigns and strategies, creating innovative brand identities, establishing creative timeframes, building efficient high-level teams and pitching complete branding concepts to various clients. He actively take the reigns of all projects as the lead architect of the brand and design development, and always looks to create a positive growing experience for his teams that allow each member to utilize their talents while pushing their potential.
Previous to creating Apptigo, he was CEO and CCO of both Steinberg Advertising & Design and Branding Forces, boutique agencies at the forefront of Internet design. His exclusive clientele included: The Setai; Miami Beach Polo World Cup; Casa Casuarina (former Versace Mansion); Mix My Granola (successful web-based granola company); the Kitzbuehl (Austria) Polo World Cup; Related Companies, real estate developers; the Monarchy Collection, an adult fashion label; Smith & Wesson, a licensed fragrance; and the Miami Ad School (where he continues to serve as a special advisor to the board of directors).
In 2008 he met the star artists from the hit television show, “Miami Ink”. Ideas, art, and marketing came together in a magic moment and a new brand was born- the complete children’s lifestyle line “Ruthless & Toothless” and the new “Ruthless Collective.”