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Global Reach
The Executive Council's live events take place  in 35 cities, globally.
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EC hosts summits in healthcare, cybersecurity and financial services, as well as a long-standing C-level dinner series. All events are highly curated and invitation-only.

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Bob Johnston is founder & CEO of the Executive Council. Prior to the Executive Council, Bob served as co-founder and CEO of SponsorHub, a SaaS marketing platform that provided large advertisers with measurement of their big ticket sponsorships, mainly across sports and entertainment. SponsorHub was acquired by Rentrak (now comScore) in 2015. Prior to the Executive Council and SponsorHub, Bob held various sales and marketing positions at Apple. Bob currently serves on the advisory boards of Tivity Health/Nutrisystem (NASDAQ: TVTY), Negotiatus and All33. He also served on the advisory boards of the Business Council for the United Nations, Hudson Cutler and American Express OPEN. Bob was  a three-time judge for Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Program and a finalist for the Harvard Business School’s Entrepreneur of the Year. He is active in a number of charities, including Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, Health eVillages and the Boys & Girls Club.