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TheBridge profile: Rob Terra


Name: Rob Terra

Current city: San Francisco, CA

Current job: Managing Director, Hamilton Place Strategies

Past job: Name: Rob Terra

Current city: San Francisco, CA

Current job: Managing Director, Hamilton Place Strategies

Past job: Director of Strategic Initiatives on the Romney Campaign for President 

Q. Favorite spot for a coffee meeting : Philz

Q. Describe one way how a skill you learned in a previous job helped you in your new job. My past work on campaigns gave me the tools to tailor rapid response systems for all types of organizations -- from private companies to political candidates.

Q. Job advice in three words? Never stop learning

Q. How are you (or your company, org, nonprofit) currently bridging the gap between politics and tech? Hamilton Place Strategies helps the tech industry amplify its voice in Washington D.C. and state governments throughout the country. Our analytical approach to communications -- coupled with a deep understanding of policy -- provides measurable impact on the laws and policies that have major repercussions on the industry.

Q: Morning Routine? 1. Email, 2. Exercise, 3. Email, 4. Head to the office

Q: How many hours of sleep do you get? 6, but I always hope for 8. 

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