Chief Information Officer at Billhighway.com in Troy. Robert was tasked with building a ground-up financial platform catering to membership-based organizations during the company’s startup in 2002. After spending several years building the business, Billhighway has emerged as a market leader, serving hundreds of thousands of customers internationally and processing billions in financial transactions. Billhighway’s online approach to member-based finances provides real-time integration of cash management, accounting, reporting tools, and membership management. In 2009, Billhighway was awarded a $1.1 million mega-credit through the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and was recently recognized as one of Michigan’s 50 Companies to Watch, which celebrates high-performing second-stage businesses. Corp!
magazine named Robert an entrepreneur of distinction and a 2009 Michigan top executive and presented the company the 2010 Business of Science and Technology Award for excellence in technology. Robert has experience in numerous industry disciplines, such as QS9000, ISO 9001, Lean Manufacturing, CMMI, Six Sigma, Agile, XP, and Scrum. He is a contributor to pending business method patents, a certified Scrum Master, and a participant in the Midwest Technology Leaders mentorship program.