Bob Artis

Account Executive
716-631-3100 x 321

Bob Artis has been an executive search professional since 1978, all of which as been with MRINetwork. He is experienced in the development and execution of cost effective human resource recruitment solutions.

Bob’s specialty is primarily Industrial Sales; although, he works other vertical market sectors as well. His hallmark is honesty and moving the placement process to closure. He works with committed companies with an urgent need and committed candidates wanting to make a job change.

  • Manufacturers
  • Systems Integrators
  • Contract Manufacturers
  • Distributors
  • Manufacturer’s Representatives
  • International
    • Industrial Supplies, Abrasives, Fasteners
    • HVAC, Heat Exchangers
    • Pumps, Pipes, Valves, Fittings
    • Compressors, Blowers, Generators
    • Mechanical Components
    • Safety Supplies and Equipment

Bob began his career in 1966 as Defense Contractor with Philco Ford in Thailand. He later joined Federal Electric, Division of ITT also a Defense Contractor in Germany. Upon completion of those assignments, he joined SUNY College at Brockport in 1969 as a non-teaching professional on their media staff. Bob had a yearning to become involved on the professional side and joined McDonalds in 1976.

In 1978, Bob was invited to join MRI of Rochester New York as a part of their global staffing and recruitment of human resource professionals. Bob was recognized as Regional Rookie of the Year for 1979. In 1980, Bob was promoted to Sales Manager and earned the prestigious award of National Manager of the Year. A few years later, Bob purchased the Sales Consultant franchise in Buffalo, where his success has placed him in the top ten percentile for his office size the majority of his career with Sales Consultants of Buffalo.

Bob’s community involvement includes the following:

  • 2nd VP American Red Cross Blood Services NY PA Region
  • Member Board of Directors American Red Cross Blood Services NY PA Region
  • Charter Member of Buffalo Bills Blue Coats
  • Past Vice President Buffalo Bills Monday Quarterback Club
  • Rotary International Group Study Exchange Team Leader to Thailand
  • Past Assistance District Governor Rotary District 7090
  • Past President Rotary Club of Clarence
  • An ordained Deacon
  • Past Adjunct Liaison to Clarence Board of Education

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