Champions of Change

Robert Whelen

Robert G. (Bob) Whelen is Corporate Vice President, Real Estate for Harris Corporation and currently serves and Chairman of the Board of the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast. Prior to joining Harris, Bob served as Director, Industrial & Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Real Estate for Volvo Group North America. Mr. Whelen is a Chemical Engineering graduate from the State University of New York at Buffalo

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