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Primary Role
SVP - Product @
Gender:
Male
Location:
Los Gatos
Website:
http://robgarciasj.com
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Rob Garcia is the Senior Vice President of Product at ConnectUp Corp.

Rob is a product strategist and execution executive in Silicon Valley. Rob has been creating innovative eCommerce, financial, and consumer oriented web products for more than 12 years, delivering outstanding web experiences for companies like Lending Club, Cisco, Road Runner Sports, Knight Ridder Digital, Smith & Hawken, Breville and Teamwork Athletic Apparel. His work has been awarded numerous prizes such as several Webby Awards, W3 Award, WebAwards, OMMA Award, Interactive Media Award and Harvard Business Review's Breakthrough Ideas.

Most recently, Rob was the Vice President of Product at UpMo, Inc, and is responsible for the vision, roadmap, user experience and interaction design of UpMo's suite of products.

Before UpMo, Rob was the Head of Product at LendingClub.com. Rob is also a leading voice in the startup community, blogging, tweeting, mentoring and speaking passionately about disruptive innovation.

Rob holds a Computer Science degree and an M.B.A. in Entrepreneurship from Babson College.

Jobs (6)

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VP of Product

CoFounder / CPO

Aug 1, 2014 - Current   (about 2 years)

SVP - Product

2014 - Current   (over 2 years)
Past
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Ended
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Company
Jul 5, 2011
Aug 1, 2012
VP - Product
2007
2011
Head - Product
Apr 1, 1999
Feb 28, 2007
Director - e-Commerce Solutions

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