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Serial Entrepreneur – Ask Me Anything: Robert Rodriguez, CEO Cambria Solutions
October 6, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Event Type: Presentation,Professional Development,Student Activity
Come learn from a serial entrepreneur Robert Rodriguez! Robert is the CEO of Cambria Solutions.
The Carlsen Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship is excited to elevate the story and impact of Robert Rodriguez. This presentation and "Ask Me Anything" will feature and highlight Robert's journey of being a serial entrepreneur.
After becoming the first in his family to graduate college, Robert Rodriguez is now the founder, owner, and CEO of a diverse portfolio of fast-growing, national companies. Robert’s technology firm, Cambria Solutions, was listed in August for the ninth time on the Inc. 5000, a closely watched, annual list of fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. Earlier this year, Robert was also awarded the 2020 Entrepreneur of the Year by the Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. His three companies have a workforce of 400 people nationwide, from Sacramento to Florida, Washington state to Washington, D.C. Robert’s real estate venture has purchased, renovated and manages nearly 100,000 square feet in commercial and multifamily real estate.
Robert is active in his community. He serves on the Sacramento Mayor’s Tech Council and is the incoming Chair for the University of Southern California’s (USC) Capital Center Advisory Board. He has also established scholarships for first-generation graduate students and is a mentor in Stanford’s Latino Entrepreneurial Leadership Program. In total, Robert has raised or donated nearly $1 million for nonprofit organizations during his career.
Robert holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of Southern California (USC), a Bachelor’s Degree from CSU Northridge, and executive education certificates from the Harvard School of Business and the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business. In 2017, he was recruited to participate in a Stanford University Leadership Program.
About his Ventures:
Robert’s diverse portfolio of fast-growing, national companies includes Cambria Solutions, an award-winning information technology and management consulting firm specializing in modernizing government to improve services and client outcomes. Since its founding in 2003, the company has experienced double-digit growth nearly every year and has expanded to eight offices throughout the nation. His other companies are Cassadyne Properties – a commercial and multifamily real estate firm focused on midtown and downtown Sacramento, and Strategic IT Staffing, a personnel recruiting company specializing in the placement of qualified technology resources locally and across the nation.