Rob is an enterprise cloud software veteran who has led and built partnership and alliance teams for public and privately held companies across mobile, adtech, martech, eCommerce, and data market segments. As the SVP of partnerships at Persado, Rob oversees the development and launch of the company’s world-class partnership and alliance ecosystem with leading technology and solution-based partners. He leads a growing team chartered with expanding Persado’s reach and impact across key verticals, market segments, and geographies. By optimizing partnerships, Persado drives incremental opportunity, increases implementation success, customer satisfaction rates, and engagement, and extends the business impact achieved with the platform.
Rob has held senior leadership roles with LG Ads, Sizmek by Amazon (formerly Rocket Fuel), OpenX, and Celtra. Prior to joining Persado, he was VP of Global Partnerships at Bazaarvoice where he was responsible for creating and building the company’s first global partnership and alliances program, supporting processes and team.
He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Boston University with a BS in Management Studies. Rob was a former US Ice Speedskating US National and North American Champion. He lives with his lifelong partner and their son in Park City, UT, where he can be found skiing, cycling, and coaching the city’s Ice Speedskating Club.