Bob Lilly, Jr. began his career in corporate merchandising and promotions in 1995 and in 1999 he founded Bob Lilly Promotions (BLP), a company now recognized among it’s more than 30,000 industry peers as one of the premier Integrated Marketing Solutions companies in the country. Industry recognition includes being named to The Counselor magazine’s list of Fastest Growing Companies and Top 40 under 40 promotional professionals as well as Inc. Magazine’s 5,000 fastest growing privately held companies. BLP has been recognized for eight years as one of the industry’s Top 50 Best Places to Work by The Counselor magazine.
Bob was also founding partner in Global Fulfillment Solutions, LLP – a shipping, warehousing and fulfillment company based in Dallas. In 2011 BLPP was invited to join the prestigious PeerNet Group a national consortium of top promotional agencies with annual sales topping $350 million
Bob received his B.A. degree from Texas Christian University’s School of Journalism (B.A. 1985). He attended TCU on a full scholarship for football where he was a member of TCU’s 1984 Astro-Bluebonnet Bowl team coached by the late Coach Jim Whacker.
Dallas All Sports Association: Honorary Lifetime Member, Past President and Board Member since 1998; Board Member of Orbits of Influence; Advisory Committee, University of Dallas Sports & Entertainment MBA Program, Board Member of Love for Children and TX Tough benefitting Children’s Medical Center Dallas and former Board Member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Tom Landry Open, Board Member for Practice Ministries
Bob is married to Julie Lilly and has two sons. Bob and Julie have been members of Park Cities Baptist Church for the past 20 years. Bob was a member of YEO (Young Entrepreneurs Organization), for 11 years and is a past president of WEO Dallas. Bob is an active member of a Dallas based Vistage CEO Group.