If you are a frequent mover then you surely know the pain of having to take 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 in it. Teams of shippers competing to ship unconventional items that many carriers wash their hands from. Robbie Welsh is one of those movers who was a regular on the show. Even though she was featured ever since the first season, she quit in 2014.
Robbie Welsh was born on the 5th of December in 1986. Bron and raised in the US, Welsh comes from a humble background. Growing up Robbie spent much of her childhood alongside her sister Nicole Jackson. There is very little information about her parents and life growing up. In the academic side of things, Robbie holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biology.
Robbie began her career in the shipping industry after getting in a relationship with Christopher Hanna. Christopher who had been in the business since 2008 shows Robbie the ropes. At the request of her boyfriend, Robbie joined the FCC Limited Liability Company where Chris worked. The pair also set up an online front by the name of uShip. The online marketplace offered shipping services to people in dire need of it. During the time, Robbie handled the loading of items, planning the shipping routes, and controlling the repairs of their trucks.
As the pair gradually began making waves in the industry, they were starting to get noticed by fellow professionals. This came in 2012 when both Robbie and Christopher were invited as the main cast of, Shipping Wars. The show aired its first episode on the 10th of January 2012 on the A&E network. It involved several groups of shippers who competed for the high-value shipments on uShip. During the series, Robbie and Hanna earned the nickname of The Hotshot Couple. In June of 2014, both Robbie and Hanna quit the series after the finale of the sixth season. Bound by a non-disclosure contract, Robbie did not reveal any information relating to her exit on the media.
Following their exit from Shipping Wars, Robbie and Hanna decided to open up a new company. The established a company called Palmetto Yacht Management. In addition to her work in the company, Robbie also modeled for several websites and trucking magazines.
Alongside different business endeavors, Robbie accumulates her wealth as a public figure of the reality Television show. She has an estimated net worth of $500,000 as of 2020.
A happy marriage:
Robie Welsh and her husband Christopher Hanna met during Robbie’s early years. The pair were soon romantically involved and got engaged on the 20th of February 2014. The pair tied the knot the following year and have been together ever since. Soon after, the pair were blessed with a lovely son, Carter Hanna. A few years after, the couple gave birth to a baby girl, Sloan Hanna. The family of four happily resides in South Carolina.