Rob serves as Escalent's Chief Strategy Officer and head of Corporate Development. Over more than 25 years, Rob has created and led a number of insights companies along the path of delivering business impact for clients. As a consultant, he has helped numerous Fortune 500s build stronger brands, innovative products and more engaging customer experiences. A long-time contributor to the industry, Rob has served on many non-profit boards, including most recently as Chair of the Insights Association. A graduate of Columbia, UChicago and Northwestern, Rob will roll up his sleeves and lose himself happily in any thorny problem. He is an avid skier, cyclist, tennis player and golfer (where "avid" can be defined as: passion > talent...except golf, where passion >>> talent).