Portland, OR KnowledgeNet Chair
Cascade Privacy Consulting
Robert Gratchner is president of Cascade Privacy Consulting, a small privacy consulting firm located in Portland, OR. Previously, Gratchner was vice-president of privacy at AudienceScience and has led various privacy programs at both Microsoft and Intel. He is a Certified Information Privacy Professional/US, has held leadership positions at the International Association of Privacy Professionals and is past chairman of the Network Advertising Initiative, having served as chairman for five years. In addition, he has written numerous privacy articles, is a frequent speaker on privacy issues and challenges and is an active participant of various boards and trade groups. Gratchner graduated with honors from the University of New Mexico with an MBA in finance.