Dave McLaughlin is the general manager for the Atlantic territory at WeWork. He is responsible for overall business performance from Boston to Miami. Since joining WeWork in 2015, McLaughlin has opened and overseen multiple markets in the United States and Canada. Prior to WeWork, McLaughlin was CEO and cofounder of Vsnap, a video messaging startup (acquired by Gainsight). He was also cofounder and vice president of business development at Fig, a mobile payments startup (acquired by PayPal). McLaughlin is an award-winning screenwriter and film director. He is a graduate of Boston College and lives in the Boston area with his wife and their two sons.