Bob Donnelly

Bob Donnelly is CMO of Flo-Tite Valves & Controls, a U.S. based supplier of valves and components to the process control industry in North America. A coach, educator, and advisor to founders/CEOs of growing firms, he is a serial entrepreneur, having started, grown and sold several technology based businesses. Previously he held executive positions at IBM, Pfizer and Exxon.


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The $44 Million One Day CEO

We have to do better on CEO compensation or it will be the undoing of business.

Bob Donnelly CEO Compensation , CEO Life July 23 2012

Soul Brothers And The Future

Founders of companies rarely do it alone. Most go into business with one or more colleagues or friends. Some high [...]

Bob Donnelly May 1 1995
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Smart Mobile Tools for CEO’s

Targeting Customers on the Go has Arrived

Bob Donnelly Entrepreneurial CEO April 14 2009
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Revisiting Planning Basics for CEOs

How simple it is, but how difficult it is to execute.

Bob Donnelly Entrepreneurial CEO September 29 2009
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Mobile Marketing

What critical items do you have with you all the time these days?Your wallet or purse, your keys, and €¦.. your cell phone!

Bob Donnelly Entrepreneurial CEO June 1 2007
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Marketing vs. Selling – What’s the difference?

Creating anything new is exciting. The thought of what a new business might become is exhilarating. The pursuit of that [...]

Bob Donnelly Entrepreneurial CEO April 3 2007

Marketing Reminder for CEOs

Brands only get one opportunity to own a position

Bob Donnelly Branding , Marketing , Small Business September 2 2010
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Marketing by Assumption

Where did the Edsel, the Chevette, and more recently the Aztec and Phaeton come from?Certainly not the customer, but more [...]

Bob Donnelly Entrepreneurial CEO June 25 2009
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Lifelong Learning and the CEO

There is a perpetual controversy about the value of the MBA degree. Books are published weekly about one form of [...]

Bob Donnelly Entrepreneurial CEO June 24 2008
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Lifecycle Quiz for CEOs

Company’s, like people, go through a natural evolution from their entrepreneurial beginnings or embryonic phase, through the growth phase into [...]

Bob Donnelly Entrepreneurial CEO May 19 2009

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