Chief Operating Officer, BelFlex Staffing Network
Robert Baer (Bob) has over 25 years of industry experience and is the COO of BelFlex Staffing Network. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, BelFlex has 31 branch locations and over $130 million in annual revenue. The organization has a vision of “Succeeding Together,” or using workforce solutions to help people, organizations and communities succeed. He is a key figure in the award-winning LIFT the Tristate program, a collaborative effort with the Freestore Foodbank and Gateway Community College to provide unemployed and underemployed adults with the skills needed for employment in the warehouse and transportation industries. He supports the BelFlex Junior Mentoring Program, which works with high school students to help them gain the skills and confidence needed to pursue their education and career goals after graduation. Bob serves on the board of REDI Cincinnati, is a graduate of Ohio University, was named on Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2018 Staffing 100 list and was recently elected to the Freestore Foodbank board of directors.