Robert Herman

Owner

Robert has held executive roles in operations, strategy, M&A, product management, and engineering disciplines over the last 30 years. He worked for 23 years at 3M, 13 years at Imation, and has been involved in business startups, angel investing, and business asset acquisition. Robert has a breadth of knowledge in the industries of travel, broadcast, film production, real estate, data storage, document management, medical imaging, and business consulting.

Awards
  • 3M Marketing Awards for Videotape Products
  • Emmy Award for First Digital Television Recorder
  • Best of CES Show for USB Storage Drive
  • Merrick Award for Board Service
Why Do You Travel?

To become a more interesting person, and to understand different races and cultures that we are more alike than different.

Favorite Destinations

This is like asking what is your favorite child? I love many destinations often for different reasons.

Dream Destination Not Yet Visited

Antarctica. I will get there sometime.

Must-Do Vacation Activities

A safari in South Africa to see the big 5 up close without cages. A tour of Costa Rica's rainforest.

Best Travel Advice

Use a travel agent!

Most rewarding moment being a travel advisor?

Every time I hear back from a client who had a fantastic time.

Why Use a Travel Advisor?

They are experts and you don't know what you don't know.

Soulful Beauty: Cuban Tourism Makes a Comeback

Thinking about a trip to Cuba? Riverdale Travel consultant Tracy SanNicolas discusses the comeback of Cuban tourism in this blog.

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Why Work With Riverdale? Benefits Our Travel Agency Offers

Why work with a travel agency when you can book your own trip? The benefits might surprise you! Riverdale Travel in the Twin Cities lists the reasons to work with their experienced travel consultants in this blog.

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My Week With Contiki

A year ago today, I was traveling overseas in Hungary and Croatia with not a care in the world. As it hits that year mark, I want to reflect on the amazing time I had. 

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