Bob Treadway is a globally-recognized forecaster, consulting futurist, and strategy advisor with a drive to enhance strategic thinking for his clientele. He’s advised exceptional organizations in a wide cross-section of industries for over 30 years.
He works with clients like Gillette, Berkshire Hathaway, Motorola, ExxonMobil, Starbucks, the US Federal Reserve, Dow, United Airlines, Hilton, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and the Institute for Management Studies. They retain Bob to help them expand thinking, envision operational environments of tomorrow, form strategy, and take action. His perspective comes through work with hundreds of clients in information technology, agriculture, financial services, government, telecommunications, energy, distribution, manufacturing, healthcare, and education in the Americas and Europe.
Most of his practice involves executive sessions with directors and top management in think tank, brainstorming, high-stakes decisions, and future visioning projects. He has worked in depth and facilitated strategy with hundreds of corporations, trade associations, government agencies and ministries, and academic institutions.
He has been a guest lecturer and adjunct faculty for executive education and leadership sessions at the University of California, Loyola University, Kansas State University, the Food System Leadership Institute, and Oregon State University.
Before moving into futurism, forecasting, leadership education, and consulting, Bob was an executive and principal in the broadcasting and software industries. His background also includes career segments as an engineer, college instructor, business broker, and advertising agency principal. He was educated in Europe and the U.S. and holds degrees in engineering, liberal arts, and communications.