J.D. ‘DAVE’ POWER III

1931–2021

J.D. ‘DAVE’ POWER IIIJames David Power III, known to friends and family as Dave and more widely as J.D. Power, founder of the influential marketing information firm, died Saturday, January 23. He was 89.
Born May 30, 1931, in Worcester, Massachusetts, to a high school English teacher and an executive secretary, Dave was shaped by the influences of a tightknit family and Jesuit education. He attended College of the Holy Cross, graduating in June 1953, then entered the United States Coast Guard, s...

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