Bob Johnston is founder & CEO of the Executive Council, a community of enterprise leaders, startup founders and investors who come together to collaborate and share ideas in private settings. The Council's events have a geographical focus in 35 cities, globally, and are intimate gatherings without the pressure of competitors, press or solicitation. The organization hosts long-standing summits in healthcare, cybersecurity and financial services, as well as a thematic dinner series. In 2016, EC launched an investment arm to provide funding and support to promising start-up companies and assist in pairing them with corporate counterparts.
Most recently, Bob served as co-founder and CEO of SponsorHub (acquired by comScore), a SaaS marketing platform that provided large advertisers with measurement for their big ticket sponsorships, mainly in sports and entertainment.
Bob currently serves or has served on the advisory boards of Tivity Health (NASDAQ: TVTY), Negotiatus, All33, the Business Council for the United Nations and American Express OPEN. He was also a three-time judge for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Program.