Robert Knowling - Chairman, Eagles Landing Partners
Mr. Knowling brings over 30 years of experience in the telecommunications and technology sectors, leading companies through periods of high growth and organizational turnaround. Knowling is Chairman of Eagles Landing Partners. ELP specializes in helping senior management formulate strategy, lead organizational transformations, and re-engineering businesses. Knowling also serves as an advisor-coach to chief executive officers.
Knowling was awarded the Wall Street Project’s Reginald Lewis Trailblazers Award by President Bill Clinton and the Reverend Jesse Jackson in 1999. In presenting the award to Knowling, President Clinton commended Knowling’s efforts in developing a national agenda for the spirit and mission of inclusion, opportunity, expansion, advocacy and success in the workplace for women and people of color in the high-tech industry.
Knowling serves on the Roper Technologies (Sarasota, Florida) and K12 (Herndon, Virginia) boards of directors. Knowling formerly served on the boards of directors of Convergys Corporation (purchased by SYNNEX/Concentrix in 2018); Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc.; Ariba (purchased by SAP in 2013); Hewlett-Packard; and Shell Oil Exploration.
Sessions for Robert Knowling
Friday, November 30
1:00pm - 2:30pm
General Session Luncheon: Elevate Your Future: Having the Right Vision
Welcome Remarks: Dzidra Junior, Director Global Sales, MGM Resorts International®
Sponsored by MGM Resorts International.