David Paisley


David Paisley is the Senior Research Director with Community Marketing & Insights (CMI). He has been with CMI for 20 years. David coordinates the company’s quantitative and qualitative client research projects and professional educational programs. With decades of experience, organizations utilize his expertise that comes from coordinating over a hundred LGBT-specific research initiatives and personally moderating CMI’s LGBT focus groups.

His work represents a wide variety of corporate, nonprofit and government entities including Wells Fargo, Target Brands, Aetna, Northstar Memorial Group,  Prudential Financial, NYC & Co., Chicago History Museum,  WNBA, E&J Gallo Winery, Kaiser Family Foundation, American Cancer Society and the United States Census Bureau to name just a few.

David is also a featured speaker at LGBT sales and marketing conferences, and conducts training webinars for corporations throughout North America and beyond.

David lives in both San Francisco and Palm Springs commuting between his two homes or traveling for the next CMI research project or speaking engagement. The best way to reach him is by email at david@CommunityMarketingInc.com; he’s probably not at his desk.

Email David Paisley
Tel 415/437-3800 ext. 2