Rob Knickerbocker is the owner and operator of Kellen’s Florist, headquartered in Hobart, Lake County, Indiana.
When it comes to services that touch the public, such as florists, there is nothing that takes the place of experience. Kellen’s opened its doors for business in 1937, 80+ years ago. In addition to his formal training at the American Institute of Floral Design, the “Kellen Way” has been passed on from previous owners. The Kellen Way is their custom design process that is unique to Kellen’s Florist and to the benefit of their customers.
Having owner operated experts, like Rob Knickerbocker, in a local business is an asset and comfort to the NWI community. Companies like Kellen’s Florist and people like Rob Knickerbocker are dedicated to ensuring their clients are professionally serviced.
Business owners take risks and often work long, exhaustive hours to service their clients. There are freedoms in owning a business, but these freedoms come at a cost. Rarely acknowledged are business owners that employ people, accepting the obligations of ensure his staff his paid. Sure people earn their wages through their time, hard work and skills, but let’s take a moment and thank Rob Knickerbocker for having and continuing the business ownership game that allows people an opportunity to produce and earn those wages.
Kellen’s Florist is a full service retail flower shop, servicing special occasions, weddings, funerals, holiday events, etc.
Kellen’s Florist is globally ranked as one of the top delivery systems by FTD (Florist Transworld Delivery) – Great Job!
Have a need for a florist? Give Kellen’s Florist a buzz at 219-942-1197 or check them out online by clicking HERE.
Kellen’s Florist is a member of the Hobart Chamber of Commerce and Rob is an active participant in the Hobart Industrial Economic Development Corporation which helps recruit other enterprises to Hobart.
Rob volunteers with the local school’s booster clubs, does mentoring inside the schools, does floral demonstrations, and has students work in the shop to get experience.
So from the staff of Local Search Force that runs the County Advisory Board…
Rob Knickerbocker, you are highly commended for your service to Northwest Indiana, for having and maintaining a business that adds to the financial well-being of the community, and for your willingness to be involved in social betterment activities.
Well done Rob!