Rob has more than thirty years of experience in corporate general management, operating strategies, finance, and new venture development. He holds a BS in Mining Engineering from Colorado School of Mines, and concentration in Finance and Operations Management at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. He started on the front line and climbed through organizations to hold several executive level positions including President of a Division of Vulcan Materials Company, an S&P 500 firm. In that role, Rob had full P&L and capital improvement responsibility for more than twelve years. He went on to start three of his own companies, including Q4. His spirit of adventure has led him into the Himalayas, and his passion for making things work with excellence drove him to build a car that reaches 60MPH in second gear. He’s a sought-after team developer with a focus on mentoring individuals on the leadership path.