Blog Feature

Bob Ruffolo

Founder & CEO, Keynote Speaker, Entrepreneur, Recipient of Comparably’s Best CEO ’17

Location: New Haven, CT

Bob's Bio

Bob is the founder and CEO of IMPACT, a company focused on helping people find success with inbound marketing through education, events, and agency services. In 2017, IMPACT was recognized as HubSpot's Partner Agency of the Year.

Personally, Bob is a graduate of Central Connecticut State University and was inducted into their School of Business Hall of Honor in 2014 for entrepreneurial excellence. In the same year, he was also recognized as one of Hartford Business Journal's 40 Under Forty. Beyond being driven to grow IMPACT, Bob strives to be at the forefront of the inbound marketing movement and loves helping similar agencies execute their growth.

In his spare time, he is a regular speaker at HubSpot's annual Inbound Conference and local universities, an active member of several entrepreneurial groups, and sits on the boards of local educational and community foundations. He is also an avid Yankees and Jets fan.

Connect with Bob
Bob's Certifications

Growth-Driven Design Agency

HubSpot Agency Partner

Recent Articles by Bob
Sales Qualifying Questions: How Do You Know If Your Leads Are Ready?
7 min read
How To Set Marketing Goals Based on Business Goals
6 min read
Inbound Marketing for Insurance Companies, Agencies, and Agents
7 min read
Sales Enablement Checklist: 5 Questions Marketing Teams Should Regularly Ask Sales Teams
5 min read
Why you need to hire a coach to spur business growth
5 min read
How to apply for $284 billion in new PPP funding — even if you received funds in 2020 (+ application)
5 min read
We've moved: Welcome to, the new home of IMPACT
3 min read
What business leaders should be focusing on heading into Q3 and Q4
5 min read