Rob McGovern

Learning Track Leader
Former CEO & founder, Careerbuilder
Founder & CEO

Rob McGovern is the founder and former Chairman and CEO of CareerBuilder Corporation, which he sold to the Tribune and Knight Ridder companies in 2000 and 2002.

Rob’s been a fast tracker throughout his career and was often the youngest executive  where he worked.. After a long and successful career at large companies like Hewlett Packard, McGovern founded CareerBuilder with a mission to help people get ahead in life.

Currently, he is the founder and CEO of JobFox an online job marketplace for top performers. Rob also advises national leading venture capital firms and technology companies on strategic issues such as hiring and recruiting a winning executive team, as well the skillful execution of company mergers and acquisitions.


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