Bob Stanke is a recognized professional in the field of digital strategy, analytics, and technology.  His experience spans a wide range of industries, including marketing services, technology, customer service, fulfillment and distribution, health and fitness, sports and entertainment, and financial services.  Within the digital space, Stanke's interest and research is in the area of process design and development, process and system thinking, and performance optimization. Stanke is a published blogger, speaker, and panelist.

In this free time, Stanke enjoys spending time with family, is an avid basketball fan, enjoys online gaming, and can occasionally be seen on one of the many beautiful golf courses in Minnesota and Wisconsin.


Honors Degree in Management Information Systems, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, 2000


Senior Digital Marketing Manager at US Bank (2017-Current)

Senior Director, Digital Marketing at Minnesota Timberwolves Basketball LLC (2012 - 2017)

Senior Manager, Social Media Marketing at Life Time Fitness, Inc. (2009 - 2012)

Information Systems Developer / Project Manager at Montage Marketing Services (1998-2005)


October 22, 2015 - Taking Social to a Business Level (Baseline Magazine)

October 5, 2015 - Jive collaboration gets more social on mobile devices (TechTarget)

October 1, 2015 - Jive Workstyle Apps Meet The Enterprise Social Mothership (

October 1, 2015 - Collaboration Without Complication: Jive Unveils A Simplified, Mobile, Interactive Intranet (Jive Software)

June 18, 2015 - Bob Stanke Balances Fatherhood With Digital NBA Duties (RedCurrent)

December 17, 2014 - Minnesota Timberwolves drive fan engagement with new mobile app (Mobile Marketer)

January 24, 2014 - Appearance on the Chad Hartman Show on WCCO Radio 830 AM (WCCO Radio 830 AM)

January 8, 2014 - TV Appearance on Fox Sports North - #VoteKLove Campaign (Fox Sports North)

August 23, 2013 - Branding With Parallax Design: 5 Questions With The Minnesota Timberwolves (Marketing Land)

January 8, 2013 - Community Manager of the Day: Bob Stanke (My Community Manager)

December 20, 2012 - The Top 21 Social Media Career Moves of 2012 (socialfresh)