Rob is a tech geek, designer, foodie, entrepreneur, and urban farmer. He founded and sold one of Fast Company's Most Innovative Food Companies, Foodzie.com — an online marketplace for artisan foodcrafters. Rob is fascinated with the convergence of food and technology, and believes that huge changes are afoot in the food industry.
Rob has been named Inc Magazine's Top 30 Under 30 Entrepreneurs, BusinessWeek's Best Young Tech Entrepreneur and Food & Wine Magazine's 40 Big Food Thinkers Under 40.
BS, Business, Communications2005
|Mar 19, 2016||Hunter Walk - “Bootstrapping is sexy! You own your entire company.” Five Questions with Founder Emily LaFave Olson|
|Aug 28, 2014||Tech Cocktail - Find Gourmet Foods on The Web With Foodzie|
|Oct 30, 2012||Venture Beat - Meet Silicon Valley's most stylish geek-chic guys|
|Oct 11, 2012||ZD Net - Panel: How startups are fighting to find the right talent|
|Jun 6, 2012||TechCrunch - Food Subscription Service Foodzie Gets Gobbled Up By Video Shopping Network Joyus|
|Jun 5, 2012||TechCrunch - Food Subscription Service Foodzie Gets Gobbled Up By Video Shopping Network Joyus|
|Nov 23, 2011||Xconomy - A Video Feast: Foodspotting, Foodzie Headline a Food Startup Gathering in San Francisco|
|Dec 10, 2009||TechCrunch - Foodzie Lands The Man Who Invented Google Gadgets As Its VP Engineering|