Rob is one of the most affable and approachable guys in the entire industry. He has a true love and passion for snow sports, technology and the entrepreneur. Rob was one of the early adopters of new domains and saw a need for a domain dedicated to the snow sports community, built it from the ground up and is its biggest evangelist. Rob has helped the community evolve and embrace the value of [dot]ski domains.
— Doug Bishop, General Manager at Newschoolers
Rob is one of those entrepreneurs you never forget working with. He is one of the smartest, most innovative marketing leaders I know. Rob’s talents made .SKI a brand that the company, customers and partners could be proud of. Any company, would be lucky to have him.
— Ismini Rigopoulou, Legal and Policy Officer at CNIL
Rob and I first met at school. Together we’ve been class mates, team mates, colleagues and friends. He has always been a team player who is dedicated to his friends, colleagues and team mates. Twenty years later I am a still proud to call Rob my friend. Rob is the definition of someone who has vision and more importantly the commitment to stick to that vision. It is a quality that requires a tremendous amount of courage and I will always admire him for that.
— Edward Kavanagh, Business Development Manager USA at Corporation Service Company
Rob is an entrepreneur at heart; he is able to envision something new and make it happen. Working with Rob made me aware of how important it is to work with people who aspire to great things in life and who are intrinsically people you want to know on a personal and professional level.
— Pete Gosling, Owner at Gosling Media, LLC
I’ve had the pleasure of knowing Rob for four years, during which we’ve worked together on a partnership that has made name.com the biggest .SKI reseller globally to-date. Above all, I was impressed with Rob’s entrepreneurial energy for creating programs that delivered significant value for name.com. And, of course, his passion for the snow sports community. Rob’s experience would be a true asset to any company looking for exponential growth well into the future.
— Nic Steinbach, Strategic Relationship Manager at Name.com
Rob is an inspiring, engaging, and knowledgeable professional with very strong business acumen and entrepreneurial ethos. Under his leadership .ski has become one of the most recognized new gTLDs in the world. He is an excellent communicator and his level of expertise, makes him well respected throughout the industry.
— Simon Cousins CEO at Allegravita
I had the pleasure of working with Rob on a partnership while he was running .ski. He was creative, flexible with our unique requirements, and focused on delivering tangible results for both companies at every step of the way. I look forward to working with him again in the future.
— James McNiece, Director Business Strategy at Squarespace
Rob’s vision and leadership created an extraordinary outside the box opportunity for AIAS members that will have benefits long into the future. He always had a creative, positive outlook and an uncanny ability to make things happen. Rob is a great thought leader and was always willing to share his extensive experience with AIAS members. I am pleased to have worked with him and would highly recommend him to anyone.
— Nick Serfass, Executive Director at American Institute of Architecture Students
He’s dedicated, articulate, creative, and well-respected throughout the snow sports and start-up world. His passion and enthusiasm, rich knowledge and transparent style made him a great client and great partner. His humor didn’t hurt either. I would welcome the opportunity to work with Rob again!
— Katie Knoch, Director of Public Relations at Scream Agency
I’ve worked with Rob on joint marketing partnerships between .SKI and Name.com for close to four years now. In those four years, Rob has consistently provided our team with new and innovative marketing opportunities that grow our bottom line. He demonstrates not only a mastery of marketing, but also the ability to create and execute programs that deliver growth. Rob’s passion for creating value to both end users and partners is refreshing and is a great example for the rest of the industry. His insights and strategies will continue to pay dividends long into the future. I should also mention he’s an absolute pleasure to work with.
— Ashley Forker, Marketing Director at Name.com
Rob is the real deal when it comes to marketing. Smart strategic thinker too. It’s a pleasure to have worked with him. Rob built up the business significantly during his tenure as Director of Marketing. With his trademark intelligence, good humor, and patience, Rob executed many successful events and campaigns to grow leads for the sales team. Rob was a very positive influence internally as well, unfailingly providing guidance, support, and encouragement to the entire staff.
— Michael Hoffman, Sales Manager at Percolate
Working with Rob was a pleasure - he is one of the best motivators I have met and always looks out for his team. Rob managed many projects and campaigns that I was involved in at Conductor. During each, he was more of a mentor than a boss, always providing guidance and direction. He has built a reputation as someone who has a broad vision and can successfully execute anything that comes his way.
— Kristine Boise, Senior Graphic Designer at VHB
Rob is an inspiring, engaged, and knowledgeable marketer. He was, and continues to be, well respected throughout Conductor because of the incredible impact he made on our brand from our earliest stages. During his time at Conductor, Rob and I interacted mostly on events and trade shows. His leadership, not only elevated the importance of events and trade shows internally but also turned them into significant lead generating channels. Rob is one of those rare managers who also naturally served as an inspiring mentor for the whole staff during events. His positive attitude and the respect others had for him were palpable. I hope to have the opportunity to work with him again in the future!
— Chase Kreuter, Strategic Account Director at Conductor, Inc.
I’ve known Rob for over 5 years...which is a long time in the domain space. Rob has always shown a keen eye for being on the cutting edge of industry trends and has worked tirelessly to ensure his clients were well positioned with market leading solutions. He’s always taken an innovative and practical approach to solving problems. Rob is one of the rare breed that is able to seamlessly meld the technology with the business application, and is able to see projects through to their completion. I look forward to working with Rob in the future.
— Mark Kudlacik, Owner at CheckMark Network
Robert is well organized and thrives in challenging environments. Through innovative thinking, strategic insight and diligent execution he was able to successfully raise awareness of MarkMonitor within Europe in a short period of time - and do so efficiently with an eye toward keeping costs low. Rob is goal oriented and a team player. He is devoted to his work and a people person - very enjoyable to be around.
— Kurt Wedel, VP Global Sales at Lecorpio
Rob is both a great marketer and a fantastic person to work with. He has energy, commitment, passion, and really drives a project or a new product forward. I would welcome the opportunity to work with Rob again in the future.
— Jean-Jacques Dahan, Online Brand Protection Expert