Rob Strickland has lived in Gunnison County since 1992. First in Crested Butte until 2001 and currently in Gunnison. Rob has a BS in Marketing from Western State College, and owns and operates Midnight Marketing Solutions. Raising a young family with his wife Bonnie, he is active in his children’s classroom and in their interests. Rob believes in the fortitude of community and is honored to serve the Community Foundation to help support the mission and values of the CFGV to ultimately better serve the community as a whole.
Rob worked for the Gunnison-Crested Butte Tourism Association (GCBTA) as the Marketing Coordinator for 7 years and had a great experience learning about the benefits of a valley wide approach to marketing, the intricacies of up valley/down valley issues, and still maintains relationships with many of the hospitality business owners in the Valley. In fact, a few of the original board members and founders of the GCBTA are current clients including Mulay’s Sausage, Nordic Inn and Three Rivers Resort. His big project is taking Acli-Mate® Natural Sport Drinks to market and he’s loving the entrepreneurial endeavor!
Rob has been serving on the Communications Committee at the Community Foundation of the Gunnison Valley since fall 2010.