Mr. Dunn-Rankin holds a BA degree from University of the South and an MBA degree from Emory University. He holds certifications as a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Management Accountant, and as a Certified Financial Planner.
Prior to forming Bridges & Dunn-Rankin in 1993, David operated his own CPA and consulting firm for approximately four years, with an exclusive focus on the technology and information industry. Other previous experience includes approximately seven years with the Big Four firm KPMG, where David was a Senior Tax Manager, and Sun Coast Media Group, where he held the position of Circulation Director.
In addition to his work as a CPA, David was the founder and CEO of The UniLink Group, an e-commerce company serving the HVAC, plumbing and electrical industries, and he holds or has held board of directors and/or advisory board memberships in Classic Real Estate Systems, LC, Folio Z, Inc., Sun Coast Media Group, Inc., Payment Technologies, Inc., Bradley Ward Systems, Inc. and Optio, Inc.
David retired from active service with Bridges & Dunn Rankin, LLP to take over the helm at his family-owned publishing business in Florida, but he continues to serve as an advisor to the firm.