Robert began his retailing career working for a regional menswear chain in Ohio while attending the Ohio State University. He moved to San Francisco, California in June of 1974 and worked for the next 13 years as a store manager, GM, and Buyer with several specialty retail chain-store operations. Robert left the retail clothing business in 1987 to become an analyst for a national retail consulting firm, where he spent the next 23 years working with independent retail operations of all types and sizes; in 2007, he was promoted to the position of Senior VP in charge of West Coast Sales. At the end of 2009, Robert resigned his position to join forces with Management One™ and opened his own retail consulting firm called "Reedy Consulting & Analysis". He is proud to have clients that have been working with him for as long as 26 years. As one of Management One’s™ top consulting teams, Reedy Consulting has won a number of awards including “Best Client Retention” and “Highest Annual Sales”.