Rob Farbman is Edison Research’s Executive Vice President. He is responsible for the management of research operations at Edison. One area of focus for Farbman is directing Edison’s work for the National Election Pool, providing election polling and the nationwide tabulated vote count to ABC News, CBS News, CNN, and NBC News. Farbman also oversees Edison’s election exit polling for international clients, most recently in Venezuela, the Republic of Georgia and Iraq. Farbman manages Edison’s work in the Middle East and Africa including research for U.S. Government broadcasting organizations such as the Voice of America Africa Service and the Middle East Broadcasting Networks. In addition, Farbman oversees Edison’s projects for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Prior to joining Edison Research, Farbman was Director at Mitofsky International, a public opinion research company. Farbman has also served as Manager of Operations for Voter Research & Surveys and in research positions at CBS News and for the television syndication company King World Productions.
Farbman is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts. He is a member of the Marketing Research Association, and is Councilor-at-Large on the Executive Council of the New York Chapter of the American Association for Public Opinion Research.