Robert R. Bishopp
Vice President, Global Logistics Services
Robert R. Bishopp is Vice President, Global Logistics Services for Orbis Inc., and is based at the company’s headquarters in Charleston, SC. Bob is responsible for the company’s newest business unit serving global customers with innovative, cost efficient transportation and logistics services. The unit serves energy, oil and gas, chemical, automotive and general manufacturing industries both in the US and abroad.Bob’s professional background includes three decades of experience in managing international logistics projects, international freight forwarding, NVOCC operations, domestic and international air freight, heavy-haul transportation, and export packaging sales and consulting. He has also been active in the Charleston Brokers Freight Forwarders Association.Prior to joining Orbis, Bob was Branch Manager for one of the world’s largest transportation and logistics provider based on revenues and performance. During his 30+ years in logistics, Bob opened and managed branch offices in Charleston, SC, Cincinnati OH, and Louisville KY, and successfully advanced customers’ logistics needs into China, Russia, Japan, India, Australia, Czech Republic, Italy, Germany, France and Latin America region. Bob began his career in transportation & logistics in 1979 as a summer intern for Burlington Northern Air Freight. He has also held commercial sales and international business development roles with Roadway Express Inc. and Circle International.Bob holds a BA, Business Administration and BS International Business from Xavier University in Cincinnati OH.
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