Rob Phillips is an Operations and Client Development Adviser to The Gober Group, where he specializes in corporate growth, operational excellence, and financial management. With twenty-five years of building both for-profit and non-profit organizations, Rob has presided over many companies as a C-level executive, including President of one of the largest political media firms in the U.S.
He began his career in the technology consulting industry and assisted his partners in growing the firm to over 300 employees to be acquired by Computer Associates. From there Rob spent many years with operations consulting for private equity and boutique consulting firms to include mergers, acquisitions, growth strategies, and financial management.
After being recruited to an engineering consulting firm in New York City, Rob led the company by expanding from one office to seven across the U.S. and internationally over five years both organically and via acquisitions. Rob eventually moved to Miami to work in the public relations industry and assist a PR firm expand and grow nationally.
Rob’s management experience is extensive and he has been involved in many successful start-ups, mid-sized, and large corporations. His passion is financial management, operational excellence, and driving organizations to maximum profitability and growth.
A graduate of Franklin University (Summa Cum Laude), with a B.S. in Business Management, he currently lives in Dublin, Ohio with his wife Lisa. He has a son and daughter-in-law, Rob & Hannah, in Ohio and another son, Jacob, in Florida. He is a member of Northwest Bible Church in Hilliard, Ohio.