Dave began his business career in professional sports as the vice-president of the Maximum Fighting Championship – one of the world's leading Mixed Martial Arts Organization. Dave was an integral piece in business operations, event planning, corporate partnerships, and broadcasting, in particular the television deals with the Mark Cuban-owned AXS TV as well as TSN2.
With TM Consulting, Dave was able to provide clients with an ambitious pursuit of brand development through integrated marketing plans which included but not limited to media buying, strategic product placement, video production, SEO, social media management and creating content for full scale advertising campaigns focusing on traditional and new media platforms.
Dave is currently in the casino & gaming industry working in the role of Regional Marketing Manager of Alberta Operations for Gateway Casino's & Entertainment, the largest gaming corporation in Canada with 27 properties in BC, Alberta and Ontario, Canada.
Dave’s work ethic was bred and developed within his family tree, his grandfather Matt Pavelich was the first NHL linesman inducted in the Hockey Hall of Fame. His uncle, Marty Pavelich won four Stanley Cups with the Detroit Red Wings. Dave’s father, Mark Pavelich is a pioneer in Canadian professional sports, cementing his legacy by legalizing the sport of MMA in Western Canada.
Dave's entrepreneurial spirit resulted in significant accomplishments in many industries including professional sports, economics, hospitality, fashion, music & entertainment.