Upon graduating from the University of Pennsylvania, Robert founded 88keys.communications to connect people through three vibrant areas: creative communications, learning and the arts, serving nonprofit, educational and cultural clients in America, Asia, Europe and Russia. He is also cofounder and managing editor of the nonprofit Arch Street Press, and host of the biweekly Innovate podcast. His key interests include social entrepreneurship, education, the environment, creative arts and human rights. A French and Russian speaker, Robert is a widely published author and professional member of the Authors Guild, PEN America and the American Society of Journalists and Authors. He enjoys travel, running, tennis, reading and volunteering for crucial social causes.