As Senior Director of Technology and Plant Operations, Dave Thomas is in charge of television and radio engineering, facilities, safety & security, printing production, direct mail, and commercial print at the Cox Print Technology Center.
Dave protected our great country in the United States Marine Corps from 1989-1994, serving in Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm. When he returned, Dave became the Mechanical and Electrical Superintendent with Turner Construction, before joining Cox Media Group in 1999 to oversee the building of the Cox Print Technology Center in Franklin. Dave also managed the renovation of Cox Media Center for newspapers in 2007 then managed the integration of our television, radio and newspapers into the Cox Media Center in 2010.
Dave volunteers as a coach for youth sports teams and has his Six Sigma Green Belt Certification. Dave enjoys spending time with family, golfing, hunting, and fishing.