Robert F. Callahan
Bob Callahan is the chairman of Longueview, a media, internet and technology advisory firm. Prior to Longueview, he served as a special advisor with General Atlantic, Inc., a leading global growth equity firm with $17 billion in assets under management. At General Atlantic, he helped discover and build value for unique, high-growth companies, such as the Alibaba Group, Zagat and Network Solutions, Inc., where he also served as chairman. Bob has held executive positions at many of the most recognized media companies including chairman and chief executive officer of Ziff Davis Media and Walt Disney Company/ABC/Capital Cities, where he spent 20 years including as president of ABC, Inc., the company’s $6 billion TV and radio division.
Bob’s board affiliations include: Appnexus, Inc; Intelsat,S.A. (NYSE); TapJoy, Inc.; National Parks Conservation Association; The Gateway School; Education Corporation of America; Webloyalty, Inc.; College TV Network, Inc.; National Association of Broadcasters; American Business Media; International TV & Radio Society; and the New York United Hospital.
Bob holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Journalism from the University of Kansas.