Bob London, founder and CEO of Chief Listening Officers, is a 20+ year marketing strategist who helps emerging B2B companies develop marketing strategies that start with learning the customer’s true perspective—what he refers to as discovering the customer’s Elevator Rant. Bob also serves as an Entrepreneur in Residence at the University of Maryland’s Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship. Bob’s clients have been honored more than 20 times on the Inc. Magazine list of 5000 Fastest-Growing Private US companies. Bob is a regular and passionate writer and speaker on the topic of listening to customers, and his work and writing have been featured in the Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Forbes, the Miami Herald, USA Today, Inc. Magazine and The Washington Business Journal. Bob also serves on boards of advisors for several high-growth tech companies and other organizations, including ParkMyCloud (acquired by Turbonomic), IQExchange and DCA Live.