Bob Burnett - Understanding Today’s Economic World
Bob Burnett is a technologist and entrepreneur with over 35 years of experience in technology related companies. He spent eleven years at Gateway, Inc. in a variety of management positions including Chief Technology Officer, Executive Vice President of Products and Executive Vice President of International Markets. During his tenure at Gateway, he managed a multi-billion-dollar P&L center and led the company’s expansion into areas such as laptop computers, plasma TVs, digital cameras, and MP3 players.
Since leaving Gateway in 2004, Bob has also founded or co-founded over 15 companies, mostly in the technology space. Among his most recent ventures are two companies focused on cryptocurrency. The first, Divvy Systems, is a company focused on the design and manufacturing of cryptocurrency mining servers, and also, acts as the US distributor and service provider for Bitfury, one of the largest Bitcoin mining companies.
“It is well enough that the people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning.”
– Henry Ford