George Robbins

George RobbinsGeorge joined Vistage Florida in the fall of 2002 after a thirty-five year career in business leadership roles and currently chairs a Chief Executive group in the Jacksonville, Florida area.

George started his post Army career with General Electric in the Plastic Division. He then became General Manager of the Specialty Materials Division of Avery International. Subsequently, he joined SCM Corporation heading the Organic Chemicals Division. Hanson plc acquired SCM, and Hanson promoted George to Group Executive with responsibility for three additional companies. He was elected to the board of Hanson plc and their U.S. subsidiary, Hanson industries, where he became Chairman of Quantum Chemicals. George later became the CEO of Millennium Specialty Chemicals, as well as a member of the Board of Directors of Equistar Chemicals, LLP.

George is an active member of the Mandarin Rotary Club, participates in the First Coast Manufacturers Association’s committee activities and runs a Manufacturing Executives Group. He is Sub-Deacon at his church and on the Board of Directors of The Association for Corporate Growth, the Rotary club of Mandarin, and the St. Johns River Water Management District.