David Brewster Dobie
David Brewster Dobie is President and CEO of Dobie Media Inc., which aggregates event and entertainment information for distribution on the web and cell phones. In 1989, Mr. Dobie co-founded Nashville’s alternative newsweekly, the Nashville Scene. In 1999, the partners sold the publication.
He is a graduate of the University of the South and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. He is active in land preservation and conservation issues and was a founding board member of The Land Trust for Tennessee. He was appointed by then Tennessee Governor Bredesen to serve on the Heritage Conservation Trust Fund, a state conservation organization.
Mr. Dobie is the former Chairman of the board of LEAD Academy, a charter school in Nashville, and a former board member of the University of the South in Sewanee.