Bob has been an entrepreneur and active investor of dynamic businesses across a wide range of industries for more than thirty years. He has contributed to the rise of several successful companies and established Red Badge, Inc., a real estate, venture capital and investment company, from his passion for developing and growing innovative brands.
Bob founded his first business, Eagle's Eye, a manufacturer and retailer of women’s and children’s sportswear, with his brother Chris while still in college.
After the sale of Eagle’s Eye, Bob continued to be a significant participant in the entrepreneurial community, launching and investing in several companies and funds. Bob was a founding investor for Internet Capital Group, a founder and director of Continuum Group and early founding investor of Guggenheim Partners, a NYC-based global advisory and investment firm.
In addition, among his many real estate endeavors, Bob was a Managing Partner in El Porteño Properties which focused on real estate developments in Argentina. Bob teamed up with architect Philippe Stark and hotelier Alan Faena to develop the Faena Hotel + Universe, a $50 million project in Buenos Aires, internationally recognized for its design excellence.
Bob is a graduate of Denison University and has served on the Boards of The Academy of Natural Sciences, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Philadelphia, The Franklin Institute and The Haverford School. Bob is also the Founder of Big Timber Arts Round-Up, a gathering of students actively interested in creative writing, photography, drama and the visual arts.