Robert Herjavec

Robert Herjavec

Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, dynamic entrepreneur and leading Shark on ABC’s Shark Tank

Robert Herjavec

Robert Herjavec is a dynamic entrepreneur and a leading Shark on ABC’s Shark Tank. Born in Eastern Europe, he arrived to North America on a boat with his parents after escaping Communism in the former Yugoslavia. From delivering newspapers, and waiting tables, to launching a computer company from his basement, his drive to achieve has led him to the fulfillment of a better life for himself and his family. Robert has built and sold several IT companies to major players such as AT&T. In 2003 Robert founded Herjavec Group, and it quickly became one of North America’s fastest growing technology companies. Today, Herjavec Group is recognized as a global leader in information security specializing in managed security services, compliance, incident response and remediation efforts for enterprise level organizations.

Robert released his third book, You Don’t Have to Be a Shark: Creating Your Own Success published by St. Martin’s Press on May 17, 2016. Robert’s motivational business advice has received millions of impressions through TV, print, radio and digital media. He shares his expertise with other entrepreneurs each week as a leading Shark on ABC’s Emmy Award-winning hit Shark Tank.

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  1. Fast Forward and Focused

    Technology is constantly transforming, creating new possibilities and risks in the business world. Dynamic IT entrepreneur and Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, Robert Herjavec, will explore evolving technology trends, and the rising cyber security threats we face personally and professionally on a daily basis. He will reveal a few secrets from inside the Shark Tank and inspire anyone willing to keep up in a fast moving world.

  2. The Will to Win

    Anyone can succeed, as long as they’re willing to take chances, take control of their future and stay true to their vision. Dynamic IT entrepreneur and Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, Robert Herjavec, reveals the secrets and sales tips that took him from waiting tables to growing his nascent technology company into a world-class conglomerate. He shares life principles that are as valuable in the living room as they are in the boardroom.

Testimonials: 
I loved how relatable and personable Robert was! Robert had great insights for entrepreneurs and I loved hearing the inside scoop on Shark Tank.
JD Power
The FAST team was thrilled with Robert's presentation at our annual kick off. He spoke about adapting to change in our industry where the only thing constant is change. A truly motivating and passionate speaker.
FAST Technology
I know I speak from our entire team when I say it was inspiring and an absolute pleasure to attend Robert's outstanding closing keynote, it was the highlight of the entire conference.
ISACA
Robert Herjavec was fantastic. We’ve heard so many positive comments from clients and internal staff already. I would recommend him without hesitation. Robert was focused, attentive, and very engaged with our audience and our executives. Dare I say this was our best one yet!
Fifth Third Bank
Robert’s presentation was inspiring and engaging. He is humble and opinionated, curious and knowlegable on a wide array of subjects. Robert had our group laughing out loud all the while taking notes. Robert is a skilled speaker with a rapier wit!
GoBundance

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