Don Schaaf

Bobsled and Skeleton

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Location:   Washington, DC area

Position on Board:   At-Large Director

Current job:  President/CEO, ds+f, Inc., an advertising and branding agency

Connection to bobsled and skeleton:  A fan of the sport; a passion for anything involving speed

Motivation for involvement on Board:  Help the Federation by 1) Tuning up the team’s brand and 2) Taking that brand to corporate sponsors looking to capitalize on the thrill and challenge of the sport

What you hope to contribute:  25-year record of building leading international brands; existing knowledge of motorsport sponsorship;  business leadership; connections to the corporate world; fundraising skills

Other pertinent information:  Former ski instructor; recognized Inc. 500 fastest growing US company status; SCCA-certified driver; actively involved in a number of charity organizations