Robert Burton, a Seattle native, is the Director of Business Operations at Evia, Inc. Robert has been a key organizational developer and team builder at the company. A strong analytical thinker with established problem-solving skills, he is adept at cultivating working partnerships with internal staff and external business partners to manage expectations and achieve objectives.
Evia has two main areas of focus - Evia Ground, the live stream and video on demand production team, and Evia Cloud, a video event library SaaS product. Both areas require vigorous process, content management, governance, and most importantly, a focus on the user experience. Robert's background in developing creative teams and leading with design creates an atmosphere that industry experts, designers, marketers and executives get excited about.
Robert has worked with some of the largest brands and marketing teams in the world including Xbox, Microsoft, Amazon, Concur, Eddie Bauer, Nordstrom, Starbucks, Tableau and Royal Caribbean International. He has a proven ability to work collaboratively across teams and business units. Robert is consistently recognized for his ability to use humor to motivate staff and partners.
Robert is a United States Marine Corps veteran, who takes advantage of every aspect the Pacific Northwest has to offer. On weekends, you may find him glamping in his trailer with his wife, Dana, and their two boys.