Bob Juckniess

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Bob Juckniess

Bob Juckniess - Guiding Diverse Member Organization Operations

About Bob Juckniess

Experienced in building businesses from the ground up, Burr Ridge, Illinois, entrepreneur Robert “Bob” Juckniess serves as Chairman and CEO of Royal Buying Group, Inc. The $500 million organization spans three divisions with diverse gas stations, chain convenience stores, and truck stops. In total, Bob Juckniess guides corporate strategy across 6,000 member retailers.

Bob Juckniess has spearheaded employee morale boosts while significantly decreasing health care outlays. He has also overseen fraud-control efforts that enabled a more than 50 percent decrease in chargebacks. Among Royal Buying Group’s distinctions is achieving selection by Crain’s as among the top 25 fastest-growing privately held enterprises in the Chicago area.

Robert Juckniess previously held responsibilities with RWJ Management Companies, Inc., and its affiliates as CEO and chairman. He led 10 BP-branded gas stations and convenience stores in the Chicago area, guiding operations and leading strategic acquisitions for the $150 million group. He also operated approximately 50 Shell gas stations in Cincinnati and Indianapolis.

Work Experience

Work History
Jan 1995 - Present

Chairman/CEO

Royal Buying Group, Inc.
Jun 2006 - Dec 2013

Chairman/CEO

RWJ Management Company, Inc.
Jan 2001 - Dec 2006

Chairman/CEO

RWJ Companies, Inc.

Education

Education
Jun 1987 - Jun 1989

MBA

Northwestern University
Oct 1981 - Jun 1985

BA

University of Notre Dame