Robert co-founded product council, a design innovation consultancy, to communicate ideas through products, brands, and their experiences. His work as an industrial designer has spawned numerous brand-defining designs over the past three decades in the medical, consumer and commercial industries.
He has received numerous awards for his innovative work which have included IDEA [Industrial Design Excellence], ID [International Design], Medical Design Excellence, Consumer Electronic, Good Design, and Spark awards. Several of his product designs are permanently displayed in museums and he has garnered over 35 patents.
Robert holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Design from The Ohio State University and is a life-long supporter of the Industrial Designers Society of America. Formerly from West Hartford Connecticut, he currently resides in Winnetka Illinois with his wife and two daughters.