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Bob Vruggink, Safety Leadership and Operational Excellence expert, started his career with a simple commitment to safety first. This personal and professional drive quickly catapulted his career from the shop floor to President of a surface technologies company where he achieved four consecutive years of record-breaking safety performance and four consecutive years of unprecedented profits. Bob’s 37-year combined career with Conoco, DuPont, Praxair and BP he continued to build and rebuild businesses and organizations by leading with safety. Executive, consultant, lecturer, and speaker, Vruggink works with executives and the front lines across high-hazard industries.