David Conrad is a technology entrepreneur, speaker and blogger in the hospitality space for over 30 years. During his career he has designed, developed and implemented restaurant and retail management systems all over the world. After a stint in the United States Marine Corps, David earned a BS in Accounting from Arizona State University in 1988. Upon graduation he earned his CPA and began work as a consultant with the global technology consulting firm of Arthur Andersen & Co. At Andersen, David was involved in technology projects for Hilton, MGM Grand, Venetian (Macau), Caesars Entertainment and several Indian Casinos.
In 2003, David founded United Standard POS, a developer and value added reseller (VAR) of retail and restaurant POS systems including Sunami POS. United Standard customers number over 1,200 and include the Art Institutes, Zappos.com, Popeyes, Blue Man Group, Consumer Electronics Association (CES) and various Dairy Queen, San Rio (Hello Kitty) and Best Western franchises. David lives in Las Vegas with his wonderful wife, four children and five grandchildren.