From his early roots as a performing musician and recording artist, Dave Temple has grown in to a successful businessman and entrepreneur. In the mid eighties Dave left performing side of the music business and went over to the musical instrument retail industry where he began to hone his skills as a salesman and retail manager. Since then he has owned and operated several successful businesses including the Guitarworks chain of stores in Calgary, and Music Centre Canada Inc which opened its doors in 1997. Both operations are still operating today and have developed into multiple locations in Calgary and several franchises throughout Alberta. In 2007 Dave moved over to the recording studio to manage the day-to-day operations, finances and sales.
- Alberta Music Industries Association (AMIA)
- Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA)