• 585-880-8484
  • david.j.burns@outlook.com

Advisement built from experience.

Global Business Advisory Services LLC is an international consulting firm that provides expertise to manufacturing companies and organizations in the form of advisory services and speaking engagements.

David Burns,
Principal & Founder

Over 35 Years In The Field

Leader & Mentor

If we could only work with one person on Earth, it would be David Burns.

Matt Sand

3DEO

  • Recipient of the Carnegie National Science Award for Advanced Manufacturing
  • Co-founder and former President & COO of the ExOne Company, a NASDAQ listed 3D printing company
  • President & CEO of the Gleason Corporation, a machine tool company headquartered in Rochester, NY

Connector

The inspiration and motivation my team and I get from working with Dave is second to none.

Arno Held

AM Ventures

  • Association of Manufacturing Technology, Senior Advisor
  • Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT): Board Vice-Chairman, President of the RIT Global Delivery Corporation and, Chair of the Finance Committee
  • Strong National Museum of Play, Board Chairman

Strategist

[David] encourages practical principals of leadership and illustrates them using memorable stories drawn from his unparalleled career experience.

Jason Jones, PhD

Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies

  • Brought NASDAQ listed ExOne Co to an IPO and $40M in rev.
  • Brought 100+-year old Gleason Works from publicly to privately held

Partners & Clients

Services

Advising Services

GBAS provides a full breadth of business advisory services, to help small to mid-size manufacturing-based businesses succeed in the global marketplace

Testimonials

Speaking Engagements

GBAS offers engaging and informative public speaking services for a variety of functions – from keynotes at trade events and industry conferences to media interviews to private corporate presentations.
Play Video

Featured Video

Challenges and Achievements:
The Leadership Lessons

Media

RIT Leads Regional Response to Ventilator Shortage in Coronavirus Fight

Burns collaborates with Rochester Institute of Technology in leading an effort to produce a prototype ventilator designed to help meet the continuing surge of respiratory cases as a result of the coronavirus.

Read More

Play Video

Presentation on Advanced Manufacturing Technology

David Burns, Founder of the Global Business Advisory Services LLC and Senior Advisor to the Association for Manufacturing Technology, spoke at the TCT Show Conference about the reality of dynamic digital manufacturing.

Play Video

Presentation on 3D Printing & The Lean Journey

With the increased coverage of 3D printing in the mainstream media, it is perhaps understandable that people forget the true industrial applications of the technology — not so David Burns. Hear how David sees the progression of true additive manufacturing and how 3D printing will develop in the coming years.

Play Video

International Manufacturing Technology Show

Travis Egan interviews David Burns, highlighting what Burns has learned from his extensive experience in manufacturing technology.

Play Video

Interview on Fox Business on 3D Printing

FBN’s Jeff Flock talks to former ExOne President David Burns about the expanding uses of 3D printing.

Contact

  • 585-880-8484
  • david.j.burns@outlook.com

Send us an email with the form below: