About The Speaker
Rob Phillips is a technology leader and change agent who has invested the last 20 years of his career leading others in creating new capabilities for large companies in both the retail and healthcare sectors. Most recently Rob was with CarMax for 12 years where he was responsible for their retail systems as well as data management and machine learning capabilities. A native to Virginia and often referred to as “The Mayor of Midlothian” by friends and family, Rob consistently runs into someone he knows in the Richmond area. Rob studied Computer Science at Virginia Tech and also has a degree in Information Technology Management from the University of Richmond. When not at work or running around town, Rob likes to spend his time out on the Chesapeake Bay.