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SMLA_RobS-2Robert Swette

Managing Partner at Sales Growth Associates, LLC

Industry: Strategy, Sales Training, and Management Consulting

Summary: Sales Growth Associates, LLC, (SGA) is a Center for Sandler Training, Consulting and Coaching located in Carlsbad, CA. SGA focuses on creating growth and high performance “front-end” teams through professional sales development; management, marketing and strategy consulting (“right-hand man” resources); and personal development through assessments and coaching.

Rob is a practitioner, consultant, and educator specializing in sales, marketing and strategy. He focuses on growing both the top and bottom line of organizations of all sizes. His rich background as a senior business executive, hands-on manager, and non-profit board member provide a unique and valuable perspective for building successful organizations. Rob is a trusted and respected advisor and coach to not only senior executives but also front-line personnel.

He held executive positions with Roper Industries, MSC.Software, MagneTek, and Northrop Grumman. He was a trustee and Board Chair for the Carlsbad Library, Board member for Senior Community Centers, President of Mission Circle, and founding President of the Peter F. Drucker Graduate Management Center, Claremont Graduate University Alumni Association, and a graduate of LEAD San Diego.

He is currently a member of San Diego Business Resources, the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce, American Society of Training and Development, Co-Chair Drucker Alumni Association in San Diego, and Vistage in addition to the Sales Leadership Alliance.

Rob has an Advanced Management Degree from Claremont Graduate School, an MBA from Ashland University, and BS Engineering from Arizona State. He also has an Executive MBA Refresher from the University of Southern California.

Board Memberships:San Diego Business Resources (SDBR)

Who is your target customer? SGA works with small to mid-sized companies in a variety of business to business sales industries and business to higher end consumer products and services.

Who is your primary target contact? CEO, President, Business Owner, Head of Sales, or an individual achiever.

What sets you apart from the competition?
In a nutshell, a combination of practical, pertinent experience along with the proven Sandler Sales content. Companies and individual salespeople routinely see double-digit improvement in both sales and margins. Along with the “standard fair” comes a commitment to help make our client successful by doing all the little extra things that make a difference – providing encouragement, accountability, and constructive criticism. Your success is our success.

When you are not working, what do you like to do? Rob is married to Teri, with a daughter, Anna, who is a High School Junior at Pacific Ridge School in Carlsbad. We enjoy sports of all kinds, including yoga, and family activities.

Contact Me:
(760) 579-7316 Office
(760) 809-7800 Mobile