Robert Braathe is a part-time and online professor of marketing and leads marketing efforts for his company, the Career Service Station, where he finds people the jobs they desire and deserve through resume writing, career coaching and LinkedIn assistance. He teaches marketing locally at Hudson Valley Community College, University at Albany and SUNY Adirondack.
Prior to his teaching career, Robert worked in management and sales roles for Disney, Gap and Apple between 1995 and 2018.
Some of his marketing roles and projects have included working with Club Getaway, a singles resort in Kent, CT in 2002, Geaux Chapeaux Millinery in Westchester County, NY since 2006, and co-hosting a podcast with over 200 episodes for Future Creators / North River Ventures.
Robert received his MBA from Western Connecticut State University, and a Bachelor’s in Hospitality, Restaurant and Travel Administration from UMass Amherst.
Since 2014, he’s been writing lyrics featuring vocals and music from Brian Huff, Hannah Schmeling, Libby Weber, Luisa Fischer, and others. Robert’s inspirations for writing lyrics include Michelle Branch, Bernie Taupin, Quincy Jones, Dua Lipa and Debbie Gibson.
He enjoys connecting with others through LinkedIn, Zoom calls and meeting for coffee.
Prior to serving as President Elect and President, Robert served as the EVP of Membership for the AMA NY Capital Region Chapter in 2021 and 2022.