Robert Stein is currently Executive Director of the Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence. In this capacity he has guided member companies to think strategically towards success and growth. Bob has more than 15 years of entrepreneurism, nationally recognized technology expertise, and visionary leadership. A senior advisor with the IEE since 2005, Stein created a specialized information technology consultancy within the IEE and led the department in helping dozens of member companies achieve multi-million-dollar growth. In addition to leading the IEE, Bob remains one of the country’s most sought-after tech-industry consultants and continues to leverage his contacts and experience to the benefit of IEE members.
For 14 consecutive years, Stein has earned the title of Microsoft’s Most Valuable Professional. He has been featured in many national publications, including Wall Street Journal, USA Today, NY Times, Washington Post, and American Business Journal. Pittsburgh Technology Council also named Bob as a finalist for the 2014 CIO of the year award.