Business Development Manager
Robert Taylor has been a Business Development Manager for RiverStreet Networks since their purchase of Gamewood Technology Group in 2018. During the previous 10 years he served as Chief Executive Officer of Gamewood. Prior to that, he served as the Chief Operations Officer and Director of Telecom & Networking for Gamewood after they completed a 2003 Merger & Acquisition of his family owned business, Able Telecom & Electronics.. Prior to taking over the family business in 1996, he worked for a Fortune 500 Company and the US Army. While in the Army, he held positions as an officer at the Platoon, Company, and Battalion levels. Following his military service, Rob worked in several different management positions in operations and logistics at a large textile production facility before taking over the family owned business. Rob is an undergraduate degree from the Virginia Military Institute and has an MBA from Averett University. Over the years he has held certifications from several different telephone system manufactures, telephony peripheral equipment suppliers, wireless equipment manufactures, and networking hardware manufactures. Rob maintains an Electronic Communications Class A Licence in VA and a Special Low Voltage Licence in NC. Currently, Rob is the President of the Southern Piedmont Technology Council (SPTC) and Vice-President of the Virginia Telecommunications Industry Association.