David Griswold & Associates was founded by David Griswold who entered the field of Career Management in 1979. Working with many industry leaders at a time of unparalleled growth, David became skilled in employing innovative methods coupled with practical applications to build and advance thousands of careers. From young men and women just entering the workforce, to senior executives making significant, six-figure packages, David perfected a consulting method combined with his unique communication style that produced award-winning results.


In 1982, David formed David Griswold & Associates with the help of military veterans. DG&A concentrated on assisting men and women who have served our country to transition into high paying positions. David built consulting teams skilled in assessments, research, creative marketing, and job campaign strategies. In thirty-plus years, these teams have consulted with over 10,000 individuals and delivered seminars to over 25,000 men and women. They have motivated and directed people from all walks of life to advance within their organizations, change career fields, start businesses, return to a corporate environment, and create new jobs. This vast experience allowed David to profile successful careers and identify certain fundamental principles of success that he shares with transitioning veterans.

Upon graduating from college, David served in the United States Marine Corps. He attained the rank of Captain and was decorated for bravery during service in Vietnam. All David Griswold & Associate consultants have served in the United States military.

David Griswold & Associates is a member of the Professional Resume Writing and Research Association (PRWRA) and the Career Masters Institute, and has earned the prestigious Credentialed Career Master (CCM) designation.