Total Members: 5655

  • General Information

  • Bio
    Rod has been involved with hi-tech since 1984. Formerly Managing Director of WBN (a leading hi-tech agency), Rod's introduction to hi-tech was the launch of dBase Ill and Framework in 1984. During the 1980’s, Rod was responsible for the successful launch of over 20 major technology companies into the European market.

    In 1993 he launched Baptie & Co, which grew rapidly to become the largest company in the world owning and organizing conferences addressing key sales and marketing issues for senior executives in the technology and telecom industries.

    In a radical departure in 2005 Baptie & Co launched their first B2B community. Since this time the community business has grown rapidly and the company is now a World leader in the management of B2B communities. A popular speaker at conferences and seminars worldwide, Rod is recognised as one of the leading thinkers on Building, running and Managing B2B communities.