2020 Building Trust Experience Workshops Scheduled
October 2019 – The Building Trust Experience will hold 5 open workshops in 2020: February 27-28, April 2-3, June 15-16, September 17-18, and November 5-6. If you are interesting in registering, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Seating is limited to 12 participants per workshop. Private sessions for your organization are also available.
Building Trust Joins Orrville Area Chamber of Commerce
RBB Named 2019 Business of the Year
January 2019 – Always Better, Move Heaven & Earth, Deliver the Win and Good MOJO. These are the 4 core values at RBB, the Wooster Area Chamber of Commerce 2019 Business of the Year. RBB is a great example of trust in action. The leadership at RBB values open and honest communication and building a positive work culture.
For more on how Building Trust has helped RBB, read this blog.
New Building Trust Experience Schedule
Building Trust Celebrates 10th Anniversary
August 2018 – Building Trust turns 10 this year! We will celebrate our 10th anniversary along side RBB’s 45th anniversary at an open house on October 19th at 1909 Old Mansfield Road, Wooster. To RSVP, please click here.
Next Building Trust Experience Now Forming
August 2018 – We are now taking reservations for the next Building Trust Experience open session. This will take place on October 29 & 30 in Wooster, Ohio. Contact email@example.com if you would like to be added to the waiting list. *UPDATE August 17, 2018 – this class is now full, but we are in the process of developing our next class. Please contact us if you want to participate!
Chamber of Commerce Member
July 2018 – Building Trust is now a member of the Wooster Area Chamber of Commerce.
Bruce Speaks at Orrville Rotary Club
June 2018 – Bruce Hendrick presented at the program at Orrville Rotary Club’s meeting on June 12, 2018.
Forbes Feature: This Unlikely CEO Turned His Childhood Struggles Into A Legacy of Building Trust
November 2017– This recent feature by author, Paul Spiegelman on Forbes.com covered leadership, entrepreneurship and overcoming adversity to build a culture of trust.
TEDxTalk: The Best Path Forward
November 2015– Bruce took part in a TEDxTalk at the College of Wooster. The event’s theme was “green light” and speakers were free to interpret the topic as wished.
October 2015– Panel moderator Bruce Hendrick, president and CEO of RBB Systems, told students at the opening session at Shisler Center that the manufacturing companies from the outside look like “big, nondescript buildings (where) you can’t tell what’s happening inside.”
Akron Beacon Journal Ohio.com Book Feature
July 2015– On My Own, Recollections of an Unlikely CEO by Cuyahoga Falls native Bruce Hendrick is, in the main, the story of a good-hearted, ordinary boy, maybe a little more mischievous than some.
Northeast Ohio’s Smart 50 Play a Large Part in Region’s Rebirth
May 2015– Bruce Hendrick, recipient of Northeast Ohio’s Smart 50, a celebration of Northeast Ohio’s top executives and in recognition of their talent to effectively build and lead innovative and “smart” organizations.
Local Entrepreneur and Author, Bruce Hendrick Releases Debut Book
April 2015– Local author and business owner, Bruce Hendrick of Shreve, Ohio has recently published his debut memoir, “On My Own, Recollections of an Unlikely CEO”, an honest and often humorous retelling of the Akron area boyhood adventures that helped prepare him to lead others over the past 30 years.
September 2014 – People who get promoted aren’t better people, they are just doing the right things. That is what RBB Systems CEO and president Bruce Hendrick told the group that gathered in the meeting room at the Wayne County Public Library on Wednesday, Sept. 17 for the Young Professionals’ Professional Development Luncheon.
September 2014 – In the church, leaders must step out, take responsibility and guide others through life. However, many of today’s church leaders have never been taught how to lead. They are often thrust into that role and asked to lead by faith. Northside Baptist Church is hoping to develop the skills and abilities of those in positions of leadership within the church through the upcoming series. Led by Northside Baptist Church director of ministries Bruce Hendrick, the seven-part Leadership Development Series, which begins Oct. 1, will provide valuable insight into leadership in the church and the community.
January 2014 – The “Quality Growth” award is presented to a business that has demonstrated commitment to enhancing Wayne County’s economic future and quality of life. RBB was selected because of its transformation from a contract manufacturing “one-stop-shop” to a highly laser-focused niche business that satisfied a specific market need.
October 2013 – Bruce Hendrick, CEO of RBB Systems and Building Trust, LLC, wears many hats. Literally. He is generally a recognizable figure. He’s the guy in the hat. Hendrick first put on a hat because he liked the way he looked in it. Apparently, he wasn’t alone.
April 2012 – Bruce Hendrick shares insights regarding experiences with the University of Akron Wayne College. Building Trust has trained many staff members at the College and Bruce also serves on the College’s Community Advisory Board.
April 2011 – Bruce Hendrick was featured on the “Into the Future” portion of PBS’ NEOtropolis weekly program. Bruce explained about RBB’s innovative approach to small batch electronic assembly work and small business optimization.
February 2011 – On Tuesday, February 22, President Barack Obama and members of his cabinet traveled to Cleveland, Ohio, where the White House will convene a Winning the Future Forum on Small Business in association with Cleveland State University and northeast Ohio economic development organizations JumpStart and NorTech. In his State of the Union address, President Obama spoke of the need to out-innovate, out-educate, and out-build our competitors in order to sustain our leadership and secure prosperity for all Americans. The Forum will be an opportunity for the President and his economic team to hear directly from small business owners and leaders about their ideas for how America can continue to grow the economy, put Americans back to work, and win the future.
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February 2010 – Leadership comes in many forms, as Bruce Hendrick discusses at the Keim Lumber Woodworkers Appreciation Night how people can be great leaders in their workplace.