Rob Schneider is the Chief Strategy and Development Officer for Learfield IMG College, where he leads corporate development and strategic initiatives, including innovation through new products and services as well as acquisitions and investments. Rob also manages Learfield IMG College’s content, data and advanced marketing solutions, which include SIDEARM Sports (digital fan engagement), Mogo Interactive (digital marketing) and SME (creative/branding).
Rob previously served as the Global Head of Corporate Development for GroupM in New York City after holding numerous strategy, product and corporate development roles at WPP.
Earlier this year, Rob was named a member of Sports Business Journal’s prestigious 2019 “Forty Under 40” class to recognize outstanding leaders in sports business.
A New York native, Rob served as an infantry officer in the 82nd Airborne Division of the U.S. Army. He graduated with honors from the United States Military Academy at West Point and earned his MBA at Columbia Business School. Rob and his wife, Heather, have two children and reside in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.