David Corson is the publisher/editor of Commercial Construction & Renovation, which he owns as F&J Publications LLC. He is a graduate of the University of Denver with an Economics & Political Science Degree as well played Men’s Lacrosse & Ice Hockey at DU. He is a veteran of business-to-business publishing. He began his career as a sales representative for Auto & Transportation Interiors, then became national sales manager for Display and Design Ideas magazine. He was the founding publisher of Retail Operations & Construction magazine, before founding Retail Construction Magazine in 2002. He also founded Healthcare Building Ideas in 2004 & Hospitality Construction in 2005. He merged all the leading construction titles in 2009 to Commercial Construction Magazine that has evolved into its current title Commercial Construction & Renovation. He is also is Director of Events for F&J Publications LLC that produces the Annual Summit, Women’s & Commercial Retreats and monthly networking receptions called Commercial Construction & Renovation People. Since launching his firm in December 2001, the majority of his employees/contract help were women professionals in the publishing/events sectors and still maintains that business strategy today.