As CEO of ATTOM, Rob Barber directs the corporate operations, enterprise data and product strategy, as well as customer acquisition and service, for the nation’s premier property database. He has led the company to achieve its unique position as the one-stop shop for comprehensive property data, powering innovation across a wide range of industries. Under Barber’s leadership, ATTOM invested in providing housing market updates and real-world solutions to understand and address the challenges presented by the COVID-19 crisis.
“The industry is benefiting from our success as an honest, transparent data partner to entrepreneurs who have a vision and want to build solutions today that impact tomorrow,” he says.
He has maintained the company’s focus on carrying out its values, vision and mission by engaging and investing in its most valuable resource, its people. “We are trying to provide a rising tide in the industry and create an ecosystem in which hundreds of companies are set up for success in rapidly turning their vision into reality,” he adds.
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