David Williams

David Williams is President and Chief Executive Officer of Merkle Inc along with his role at MRE. He acquired Merkle in 1988 and became its 24th employee. Today, Merkle has more than 3,400 employees in locations in the United States, China, United Kingdom, and Spain and is one of the leading agencies in the US for digital, CRM/data, and search. In September 2016, Merkle joined the Dentsu Aegis Network, which acquired a majority stake in the agency. He began his career at Butcher & Singer, a Philadelphia-based investment bank, and holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania.  David currently resides in Annapolis, MD. 

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EJ Rumpke

EJ brings eight years of industry experience to MRE.  He first worked for KPMG Boston in their commercial real estate practice before moving to the Mid Atlantic region.  Living in Washington DC he worked for boutique development firm Solstice Partners as an associate developer for four years.  Now a full-time resident of Annapolis Maryland, EJ leads acquisitions and development for MRE.  EJ obtained an undergraduate degree in accounting from Boston College and is currently pursuing his Masters in Real Estate from Georgetown University.