Robert Knoerk

Founder and CEO
Binary Minds Web Development

The man with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds.
(Mark Twain)

In 1985 when he founded Binary Minds, Robert Knörk already placed his work under this motto. Open-mindedness, visionary thinking and acting, the continual search for people with ideas that he can implement together with them, set Robert Knörk apart in his successful collaborations with world-famous businesses such as Mercedes Benz, Volkswagen, Palm, Handspring or Yahoo among others.

Robert Knoerk and Binary Minds:

  • 1985: Founding of his first company, first with a focus on development of business- and educational software.
  • 1995: Focus on the World Wide Web his company became an early player in evolving web technologies.
  • 1996 to 2005: Specialization in ColdFusion programming. At this time Binary Minds was already responsible for creation and design of more than one hundred different websites in the USA and Europe.
  • 2006 to 2009: Further development of efficient business solutions such as e-commerce websites, iPhone-apps, auction software, web hosting and many more.
  • 2010: Expansion of development to PHP/Symfony.
  • Today: offices in the USA, Hannover, and Krakow. Hundreds of satisfied customers from different industries throughout the world.

Robert Knoerk and private life:

Robert was born in 1963 in Germany. After finishing high school and business school he discovered early his predilection for programming business applications. Afterwards he obtained further qualifications, e.g., in the field of business development, website usability and search engine optimization.

Robert Knoerk spent a large part of his life in the USA and Spain. Today he lives happily in Hannover, Germany. In his leisure time, Robert’s sense of adventure takes him motorcycling, competing on the Hanover Rowing Club, or relaxing in the sauna.



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300 Wildwood Ave., Suite 250
Woburn MA 01801
+1 (617) 431 4600 x 101