David Aherns


With over 27 years of experience in the high-tech sector David was most recently responsible for global marketing strategy at Workday, and was previously the Chief Marketing Officer at Marsh ClearSight, Tradeshift and FRONTEO and held senior marketing management roles with SAP and SAS.

Topically, David was responsible for large product portfolios within marketing, including mission critical functions such as risk management (operational, financial, environmental & supply chain), claims management, compliance and governance.

In 2019, David began a new chapter in his career, delving into the real estate world with RE/MAX, leveraging his skills and knowledge in marketing to build his business. He lives in Sarasota (Lakewood Ranch), Florida during the Winter season and Buckhorn, Ontario during the Summer months. Truly the best of both worlds!

As a dual citizen and international REALTOR®, David most recently achieved 100% Club Award with RE/MAX for his performance in 2020. He works for RE/MAX Platinum Realty in Sarasota as well as RE/MAX All-Stars Realty Inc., Brokerage, in Kawartha Lakes, Ontario.

David holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Business Management degree from Ryerson University with a minor in Communications.

David is an active triathlete and has completed 18 Ironman races around the world over the past two decades. He has completed a total of over 120 triathlons in total.

Philanthropically, David sits on the advisory board of the not-for-profit organization Bizworld.org which teaches kids entrepreneurial skills globally, through a digital platform.