5 Lessons from My Walk with Christ In the World of Business
Lifeworks Charleston Invites You To
Save the Date for Dave Rae
- Wednesday, August 26th, 7:30 to 9:00am
- Please use this link to connect: https://csuniv.zoom.us/j/9090377559?pwd=U0lpdVZ4ZzcxQkRJRncyYlp1R0oyQT09
With a career path that placed him in the highest levels of leadership at Apple, as well as in globally impacting organizations like The Navigators and Crown Financial Ministries - with a few for-profit companies in between - David Rae has seen Jesus at work in a multitude of ways. Now on Wednesday, August 26 he is going to share with LifeWorks Charleston “5 Lessons from My Walk with Christ In the World of Business.” You don’t want to miss the wisdom and practical application Dave will share based on a life of influence and dependence on Christ.
Dave in the Past President of Cables and Kits, a pre-owned Networking Reseller, based in Buford Georgia a position he held from 2012-2015 and Dave is currently mentoring young business leaders.
Prior to joining Cables and Kits Dave served as GiANT Impact’s President for 1 year to help establish some new business units and free the Founder to pursue other business opportunities. Before joining GiANT Impact Dave served as Crown Financial Ministries President from 2000-2008 and from 2008-2010 focused on serving as Crown’s Managing Director of International Operations. Dave’s leadership skills were instrumental in the merger of Crown Ministries and Larry Burkett’s Christian Financial Concepts. Dave led both ministries through rigorous, seamless, activities to form Crown Financial Ministries.
Dave served with The Navigators in their Business & Professional division from 1992-2000. During that time, he also started two businesses: Hockey Network International (HNI) and EDiX Corporation, a medical transcription company. In HNI Dave utilized his professional and spiritual background to provide life-skills mentoring for National Hockey League players. As EDiX’s president and co-founder, Dave developed a business using technology to provide nearly instantaneous transcription of patients’ medical records.
Dave was President of Apple Canada from 1985 to 1992. During his tenure as President of Apple Canada, Dave received recognition as Apple’s world wide Manager of the Year on three separate occasions. Under his leadership, Canada enjoyed the highest percentage of market share for Apple in the world, growing revenues from $78 million to $323 million.
Dave holds a bachelor’s degree in Physical Education from the University of Toronto and has completed Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Program. AMP108. Dave and his wife Ann reside in Buford, Georgia and are the parents of three adult children, Kelly – married to Chris (grandparents to Benjamin), Brian married to Alison (grandparents to Hadley and Asher), and Kristy.