Based in Marlton, New Jersey, Robert Parrish currently serves as Vice President of Operations for Perry Products Corporation in Hainesport. Perry Products assists clients in addressing heat transfer issues with shell and tube heat exchangers. A self-taught professional, Robert Parrish offers 30 years of experience in the refining and chemical industry. In the past six years, he has improved efficiency at his company, which has led to dramatic sales increases and enhanced net earnings. Recognized for his grasp of the industry, he consults and strategizes with leaders at Perry’s parent firm, Perry Videx. Mr. Parrish joined his company as a Manufacturing Manager. In this role, he provided leadership and training and collaborated with engineering and sales team members on design and delivery efforts. Outside of his work with Perry Products, Mr. Parrish participates in professional organizations such as TEMA, the Tubular Exchanger Manufacturers Association, Inc. He contributed a year as the group’s President. Before moving to Marlton, New Jersey, he held a series of positions in Chester and West Chester, Pennsylvania. He spent six-and-a-half years with Five Star Industrial Services and almost two years with William A. Schmidt & Sons. A former welder, he assumed management responsibilities including oversight of a two-shift operation with 45 employees. A graduate of Delcastle High School in Newport, Delaware, Mr. Parrish grew up with six siblings. In his charitable efforts, he supports St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and Little Sisters of the Poor. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, cheering on the Phillies baseball team, and following the real estate market.
Worldwide travel, Phillies, real estate
Dec 2005 - Present
Vice President Operations
Perry Products Corp
Oversee day to day operations
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Started in 1994 as plant foreman and worked my way up the ladder to VP, grew the company from 2 million to 10 million since 2007