UPDATE- Rob was named CEO of NativeX in early 2015.
Rob Weber co-founded NativeX in 2000. As CEO, from inception through November 2007, and as Senior VP, thereafter, Rob grew NativeX into a leading distributor of mobile and web applications. Today, Rob oversees and focuses on the growth of the NativeX Network, an application network that increases revenue, distribution, and engagement for iOS, Android and Web apps. Since establishing his first website in 1995, Rob has co-founded other interactive media businesses, including a free application editorial site and a display ad network. In 2006, Rob shared the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award with his twin brother, and partner, Ryan Weber. Rob was also named to the 2007 Inc. 5,000 CEO's Under 30 list.
Rob received his B.S. in Entrepreneurship from St. Cloud State University. He is a Board Member of NativeX and is a private angel investor in a number of music, game, and mobile application start-ups. Rob enjoys sharing his passion for the Internet and entrepreneurship with students at St. Cloud State University and other youth-mentoring venues.
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