If you are a frequent mover, you surely know the pain of taking all your stuff from one place to another. The pain is directly proportional to the amount of distance you need to move and most of the time it is just better to sell them. The reality series Shipping Wars takes this idea and puts an unconventional twist on it. Teams of shippers compete to ship unconventional items that many carriers wash their hands from. Robbie Welsh is one of those movers. She was a regular on the show before quitting in 2014. What happened? What is Robbie Welsh doing now? Is she married to her then-boyfriend Christopher Hanna? Learn everything about Robbie Welsh in this wikilike biography.
Who is Robbie Welsh?
Robbie Welsh is a reality television personality known for “Shipping Wars.” A mother of two, Robbie is anything but a typical housewife, she had been helping Christopher Hanna with the business long before the two got married. Robbie is also a member of Palmetto Yacht Management, a marine transport company that Christopher founded in 2007.
Robbie Welsh was born on December 5, 1986, in the United States. The birthdate makes her 36 years old. She grew up alongside her sisters Nicole Jackson & Tracy Welsh Grandy but not much is known about her parents. On the education side of things, Robbie attended college completing a Bachelor’s degree in Biology.
Robbie began her career in the shipping industry after having a relationship with Christopher Hanna. Christopher had been in the transport business since 2007 and at the request of her boyfriend, she joined him. Looking for a way out to get more customers Chris listed his company Palmetto Yacht Management in the online marketplace uShip. As Chris became increasingly busy with the administration side of things Robbie handled the loading of items, planning the shipping routes, and controlling the repairs of their trucks.
As the pair gradually began to make names in the industry, they were approached for A&E’s reality show “Shipping Wars.” The show premiered its first season on January 10, 2012, and has gone on to complete nine seasons until 2022. According to IMDb, Chris and Robbie made 3 appearances from 2013-2014. During their time on the series, they earned the nickname “The Hotshot Couple.” The pair quit the series after the finale of the sixth season. Bound by a non-disclosure contract, neither of the two has revealed anything regarding their exit from the show.
Setting out on their own:
After leaving the show Robbie and Christopher rode on the success. The pair continued to work on Palmetto Yacht Management. Since its inception, the company has expanded its business by providing service in Florida, Maryland, and South Carolina. The company provides transport facilities for high-end marine vessels along the East Coast including New York City, Long Island, and Cape Cod. In addition to her work in the company, Robbie also modeled for several websites and trucking magazines.
As of now, Robbie Welsh and her husband have a combined net worth of $2.45 Million.
Marriage and Kids:
Robbie Welsh and Christopher Hanna began their relationship in the 2000s. At some point in their affair, the pair decided to move in together. The pair welcomed their first child Carter on May 8, 2009, Robbie was 22 years old at that time. The two celebrated their engagement on February 20, 2014. The pair gave birth to their second child, a baby girl, Sloan Hanna, on March 3, 2015. The family of four live together in South Carolina. Finally, the pair tied the knot on October 17, 2015.
Robbie stood up against defamation on her husband and tried to clear things up. A YouTube channel named ecelebrityfacts published a video reporting her husband Christopher Hanna was involved in explicit child content. The publisher mistook some other person named Christopher Hanna for her husband. While she could have dragged the things to the court instead she let it go with an apology. For their part, the YouTube channel owners made a new video and apologized to the couple.
Helping one of her own:
On August 25, 2022, Robbie’s sister Tracy Welsh Grandy and niece Nolan met in an unfortunate car accident. Even though Nolan escaped with minor injuries Tracy had broken bones in her humerus, and fractures in her lower back vertebras L1, L2, L3 and L4 had a burst fracture. Tracy went through multiple surgeries and was later discharged from the hospital. In a bid to help her recover, Robbie set up a Mealtrain page and collected $705 from donations. She also shared the news with her Facebook followers and asked them to help her needy sister.
Robbie Welsh Hanna
Date of Birth
December 5, 1986
Place of Birth
Television Personality, Entrepreneur, Marine Transport Coordinator