DAVID YOUNG

PR & Content Specialist

Word Wizard

David is a veteran media and public relations specialist who tackles every project with creativity and a touch of humor. His specialty is writing captivating copy and working with the media to land prime coverage for clients.

At WildRock, David is our content pro, bringing more than 16 years of experience between journalism and PR. He has worked in newsrooms across Colorado, covering everything from business to beer. In the public sector, David crafted communications and public outreach for the City of Fort Collins.

David is a Colorado native who attended the University of Denver and lives the WildRock ethos by spending as much time as possible outside.  When he is away from the keyboard, you will find him climbing one of Colorado’s 14ers or perfecting his golf game. David is also an avid backcountry skier, fly fisherman, backpacker and mountain biker who loves to unwind by the fire with a dram of good whiskey

What is your spirit animal?

Phil Mickelson

What is your favorite movie line?

“Just tap it in. Just tap it in. Give it a little tappy. Tap tap taparoo.” — Happy Gilmore. A reminder that success is always right there, whether you are on or off the golf course.

What is your cocktail of choice?

Bourbon Belle Old Fashioned – Belle Meade Bourbon, Vermont Maple Syrup, Angostura & Peychaud’s Bitters. Optional cherry and an orange for garnish.