Rod Robinson, a software entrepreneur, and a leading procurement subject matter expert, is known for his experience in procurement, strategic sourcing, and supplier diversity. An advisory board member of the Techstars Foundation, he also worked as a management consultant with global consultancies. He is bringing his vast experience and knowledge to Moonshot Junior, which will play an instrumental role in fostering and exploring unexplored territories.
Rod has joined forces with Steve Harrell (Supply Chain Leader at Apple Inc), and Corey Johnson (Club Channel Product Supply Senior Director at Procter & Gamble) to make a productive investment in Moonshot Junior Inc. This alliance with the three top-notch business leaders will be a great help in further solidifying the position of Moonshot Junior in the EdTech industry.
Moonshot Junior Inc., a Silicon Valley-based, educational-management start-up specializing in an entrepreneurial and innovation-centric program for children, welcomes Rod Robinson on board and believes this alliance will be helpful in scaling the business.
Rod, the Senior Vice President at Insight Sourcing Group, has over 25 years of experience in procurement, strategic sourcing, and supplier diversity. His impressionable professional journey includes a stint at Coupa Software. Prior to Coupa Software, he was the founder and CEO of ConnXus, Inc., a cloud procurement platform that enabled Global 2000 companies to achieve supply chain objectives related to diversity, transparency, sustainability, and economic impact. In 2020, ConnXus was acquired by Coupa.
Rod holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the West Virginia University Institute of Technology. He also holds an MBA degree from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Alok Jain, Moonshot Junior CEO and Co-founder, welcomes Rod and his team members on board saying this association will help in transforming the impact of Moonshot Jr on the global stage.
Alok said, “We are a start-up with a mission to transform curious minds through our Innovator Program. We want to make our presence felt across every nook and corner of the world. I am more than confident that Rod as an investor and advisor will help us in fulfilling our dream. This association will spruce up the work we are doing in the EdTech space.”
Moonshot Junior Inc. is a start-up that is remodeling the concept of empowering today’s innovators and turning them into tomorrow’s entrepreneurs through project-based learning and product development experience.
Our community strives to uncover and nurture the STEAM skills in children with the help of our innovation and entrepreneurship-centric, SaaS-model-based program. Our community and platform are an overlay around the ideas, projects, and products straight out of the creative minds of children between 10-17 years, with guidance from experts.