Keith Gardner manages the day-to-day operational functions of Norman Bobrow & Co., and additionally provides research and financial analysis support to the partners of the firm. He has spent much of his 30-plus-year career on the IT side of a broad array of industries. Keith initially joined Norman Bobrow & Co. as an independent consultant after successfully completing various consulting projects with a number of small and mid sized businesses, including Elie Tahari, Amerex Group, BrandLink, JLM Public Relations, Fahey–O’Connor Design, Coffee Cup Design, Society of Publication Designers (SPD), Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP).
Prior to establishing his consulting firm, Keith was a manager or director of IT systems for such companies as J. Crew, Merrill Lynch, Polygram Records and Grey Advertising, generally playing the role of internal consultant, designing and implementing new business processes, systems and strategies, working directly with upper management.
Active in his community, Keith served for 12 years as Treasurer of an Episcopal church in Manhattan, and is also co-director of its concert series. His academic degree is in Mathematics (Colorado College) where he was the first annual recipient of the Cajori-Hills-Schneider Award.