David O’Rourke is the Chief Executive Officer at Nightlife Music – Australia’s premier music and content subscription service for business.
David has steered Nightlife to the forefront of the evolving music-technology landscape in Australia and seen it recognized as one of the Top 50 Most Innovative Companies in Australia and New Zealand by the Australian Financial Review (AFR), with 120 staff servicing over 4,500 clients Australia-wide and into New Zealand and the UK.
David has stockpiled an in-depth knowledge of the world’s most fast-paced and innovative technology segments spanning a diverse 20-year career working across a wide spectrum of software and hardware disciplines from networking, automotive, consumer electronics and mobile and internet services to now, next-generation, in-house music-tech research and development and has such has become an expert on data insights.
David thrives on innovation and unlocking new business opportunities to drive growth, which has seen Nightlife expand its business footprint from hospitality, when it launched in 1989, to a vast array of industry sectors including fitness, accommodation, retail, casinos and big stadium entertainment.
Under David’s leadership and adaptability Nightlife, with its core principles of artist protection, enhanced customer experience and a transparent and collaborative approach to its workforce, is well-positioned to exploit new opportunities as technology continues to evolve.