Previous to joining Elyxor, Rob was Chief Revenue Officer for Smiley Technologies (STI). Rob brings a broad knowledge of strategic planning, marketing, and sales, as well as software architecture and R&D expertise to the Elyxor team. Prior to STI, Rob held executive roles at Acxiom, a 1+ billion dollar global marketing services firm, where he held a number of roles, including VP of Revenue Strategy, VP of International Delivery Services (with 600 associates across 9 countries), and Country Operations Leader for the Dutch and German businesses. In addition, Rob has held technology and operations leadership roles at Celarix, Dazel, Andersen Consulting (now Accenture), and GE. Rob also enjoys his role on the University of Arkansas at Little Rock College of Business Advisory Board, including some time as an adjunct faculty. Rob is bi-lingual, with proficiency in German, and has spent large portions of his career working outside the US. Rob holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management, an MS in Computer Engineering from Syracuse University and a BS in Computer and Systems Engineering from Rensselaer. Rob is based out of Little Rock and leads the Elyxor office at this location.