Bob has over 30 years of executive level experience leading the development and execution of corporate initiatives, implementing and managing sales and operations departments, and has worked with companies on their strategic focus and growth. He has held the positions of CEO, COO, VP of Sales and Marketing, and Board Member. Bob has specialized in the business development of eleven startups, emerging growth and turnaround businesses, being one of the first to integrate IT into healthcare. He’s helped lead numerous successful ventures that have led to acquisitions. At DispenseSource, he helped to build the foundation and culture and helped raise $10 million in a Series A round of funding. Bob was a member of the executive management team at Pyxis Corporation, which sold to Cardinal Healthcare in 1996 for just under $1 billion. In a turnaround effort at Pancretec, he restructured the sales team and distribution model, creating eight consecutive quarters of growth and profitability. The company was sold in 24 months to Abbott Laboratories for approximately $60 million, based on revenues of just under $4 million. Bob has also worked for ROLM (IBM), EON Reality (3D Virtual Reality Software) among others, and helped to advise and start dozens of companies. He was the Co-Founder and COO of RealSim Medical (a division of EON Reality), creating Virtual Reality training software for medical procedures. Bob’s degree is in Marketing from the University of South Florida and an MBA is in progress.