Founder, CTO, and Advisor in Encinitas, California
Robert Swisher is a seasoned technology executive with 15+ years experience leading development of applications and systems running some of the most high traffic sites on the web. As a startup veteran and serial entrepreneur, Robert has unique experience in taking a company from early stages into rapid growth.
Robert is the CTO of biproxi, an end to end commercial real estate marketplace for brokers, buyers, and tenants. Robert Co-Founded Frendli, a friendship and experiences marketplace, and FestPop, a music festival and travel startup. He also serves as CTO to SignWebb, a startup disrupting the real estate open house market.Previously Robert served as CTO at Business.com. Robert was instrumental in both the capital raise and acquisition of Business.com from Dex One Inc., as well as the sale to strategic buyer, Purch. The only member of the executive team to do both.
Robert Swisher studied Electrical and Computer Engineering at Colorado State University and has a hands on background in both engineering and operations. Robert began his career as a software engineer and expanded into operations and architecture. Robert has lead teams of Alexa Top 500 sites and was among the first to develop a method for live streaming to the iPhone. He is a strong proponent of Agile and Lean Methodologies and the DevOps movement. Robert has experience managing people, products, process and tech to work together in the most effective way possible as well as deep experience in all aspects of web application stacks. In 2015 Robert Swisher was selected by San Diego Magazine as a recipient of the annual Top Tech Exec Award, honoring outstanding leadership in the technology community.