DIRECTOR OF SOCIAL MEDIA
Dave Trausneck leads content strategy for the brand’s social media platforms.
Prior to joining Circa, Dave served as Social Media Manager for Sinclair Broadcast Group, managing the daily operations of Sinclair’s social media team. He served as a lead strategist for the company’s local news, lifestyle, and entertainment brands on social media, and led the company’s social media marketing and monetization campaigns.
Exceptional journalism has always been at Dave’s core. He spent more than a decade in local newsrooms, starting his career as a news producer in Charleston, SC before moving to Portland, OR where he became an Executive Producer. While serving as a local news manager, Dave realized the growing storytelling opportunities social media presented to journalists worldwide. Dave was born and raised in Virginia, before moving to Orlando, FL just before high school. He’s a proud alum of the College of Charleston, in Charleston, SC, where he received a B.A. in Communications. He’s not afraid to point out the numerous publications ranking Charleston as the top city in America or the world.
During his free time, Dave enjoys exploring nearby hiking trails. You’ll also find him supporting his beloved Portland Timbers, Manchester United, Portland Trailblazers, or Baltimore Orioles!