Rob McGovern is a 20-year technology and media-industry veteran with a passion for helping people with their careers. Prior to founding Jobfox, McGovern was the founder and former CEO of CareerBuilder. He grew CareerBuilder into a profitable, $150 million company with more than 400 employees. With his new venture, Jobfox, is the fastest growing career site on the Web with precision matching and a new level of job seeker services.
McGovern is the author of a best-selling career advice book: Bring Your “A” Game: The 10 Career Secrets of the High Achiever. His expert career advice has been featured on numerous television and radio programs and in print and online publications throughout the world.
Prior to CareerBuilder, McGovern was vice president and general manager at Legent Corporation, the world’s seventh-largest software company. He began his professional career at Hewlett Packard Company, where he rose through the sales and marketing ranks in both the United States and Europe.
In his free time Rob serves on several corporate boards, rides his bike 4,000 miles per year, and is an avid airplane pilot with private and instrument ratings.