Bobby Harris

Bobby Harris is founder and CEO of BlueGrace Logistics, a North American third-party logistics provider headquartered in Tampa, Florida with two offices in the Chicago metro area and ten other U.S. cities. BlueGrace Logistics' focus on high-performance shipping technology and its progressive approach to transportation management help companies of all sizes drive savings and simplicity into their supply chains. Harris began his career on warehouse loading docks, and with an entrepreneurial spirit launched BlueGrace Logistics in 2009 with eight employees and has grown the company to over 500 employees. In 2012, Inc. 500 named BlueGrace the 20th fastest growing company in the U.S. In 2014, Harris won the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year in the Emerging Category and went on to be named one of four National Finalists. Harris’ industry leadership includes membership in the Northwestern University Transportation Center Business Advisory Council.  He earned a B.A. in Psychology from the University of South Florida.