Robbie works directly with Bounce companies to ensure they receive the services, programming and resources they need to grow and succeed. He assists with the planning and implementation of programs, including the incubator Entrepreneurial Signature Program (ESP) as well as our program development and sales and marketing accelerators.
Robbie’s first experience with the entrepreneurial ecosystem of northeast Ohio came from working in UA’s Small Entrepreneur and Economic Development (SEED) Clinic. It was there he developed a passion for working with budding organizations to help point them in the right direction. Robbie has participated in many entrepreneurial organizations and programs including I-Corps, the Northeast Ohio Student Venture Fund, and as an intern with the Akron Global Business Accelerator (now Bounce).
Robbie has a bachelor’s degree in philosophy, political science, and economics from The University of Akron and a juris doctorate from The University of Akron, School of Law.
Robbie is proud to have been born and raised in the city of Akron. Outside of entrepreneurship, Robbie’s other hobbies include Latin and swing dancing, rock wall climbing, board games and cheering on Cleveland sports.