A dynamic entrepreneur, Herjavec has built and sold several IT companies to major players such as AT&T. In 2003 he founded Herjavec Group, and it quickly became one of North America’s fastest growing technology companies, scaling from $400K in sales to a run rate of $150 million. Today, Herjavec Group is recognized as a global leader in information security specializing in managed security services, compliance, incident response, and remediation efforts for enterprise level organizations.
Herjavec's inspiring books, Driven and The Will to Win, were simultaneously top ten bestsellers. His motivational business advice has received millions of impressions through TV, print, radio and digital media. He shares his expertise with other entrepreneurs each week as a leading Shark on ABC’s Emmy Award-winning hit TV series “Shark Tank”. He is a former Dragon on CBC's “Dragons' Den”.
To Herjavec, running a business is a lot like one of his greatest passions: racing cars. “You have to stay laser-focused when driving a car over 200 miles an hour, and the same approach is required when growing a business in today’s world of rapidly changing technology,” he says. For the past few years, Herjavec has competed as Ferrari #007 for Herjavec Group Racing in the North American Ferrari Challenge Series, achieving multiple podiums and winning Rookie of The Year in 2011.
Along with his passion for business, Robert enjoys racing cars and has competed as Ferrari #007 for the Herjavec Group Racing in the North American Ferrari Challenge Series. He is credited with winning The Montreal Grand Prix, Laguna Seca and Rookie of the Year. He combines his passion for racecars and entrepreneurship when he speaks to businesses about focus, leadership and taking risks.
- Question & Answer
See what happens when an executive member of your team or MC tables turn on Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec, when he finds himself in the hot seat answering questions on business trends, entrepreneurship and revealing a few secrets from inside the Shark Tank. This fireside chat is a great way to customize Robert’s appearance to your corporate goals and messaging, with an opportunity to engage audience participation.
- Fast Forward and Focused
Technology is constantly transforming, creating new possibilities and risks in the business world. Dynamic IT entrepreneur and Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, Robert Herjavec, will explore evolving technology trends, and the rising cyber security threats we face personally and professionally on a daily basis. He will reveal a few secrets from inside the Shark Tank and inspire anyone willing to keep up in a fast moving world.
- The Will to Win
Anyone can succeed, as long as they’re willing to take chances, take control of their future and stay true to their vision. Dynamic IT entrepreneur and Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, Robert Herjavec, reveals the secrets and sales tips that took him from waiting tables to growing his nascent technology company into a world-class conglomerate. He shares life principles that are as valuable in the living room as they are in the boardroom.