Robert Herjavec is a Croatian-Canadian investor and businessman best known as a television personality on the hit show Shark Tank. Herjavec founded the Herjavec Group, one of the fastest growing tech companies in Canada, and has authored 3 books.

Herjavec supports the Seattle Gospel Mission, an organization he is intimately associated with. After crediting the organization with helping him overcome extreme depression, Herjavec has volunteered and donated to the organization to pay his experience forward.

Robert Herjavec won the BBVA Compass Fresh Start Award.