Robert F. Bernstock received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Hamilton College and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Harvard University. Robert F. Bernstock began his career in 1974 as an Assistant Product Manager with the General Foods Corporation, and held positions of greater responsibility with the Company over the next eight years.
During the next three decades Robert F. Bernstock held senior leadership positions with a number of public and private companies in several different industries. These leadership positions included Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Division President, General Manager, and Vice President of Marketing. He has also served as a member of the Board of Directors of five public companies.
Robert F. Bernstock served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Campbell Soup Company Ltd-Toronto during 1992 and 1993. From 1993 to 1996 he was President of the International Grocery Division of Campbell’s. At that time this was a division with sales of about $1.5 billion, freestanding businesses and operations in fourteen countries on five continents, and with approximately 12,000 employees. During 1996 and 1997 Robert F. Bernstock served as President of the U.S. Grocery Division, and from 1997 through 1998 he was an Executive Vice President of the Campbell Soup Company. In 1998 Robert F. Bernstock was appointed President and CEO of Vlasic Foods International, a public company spin-off from Campbell Soup
As President, Chief Executive Officer and a Board Member, Robert F. Bernstock was responsible for the creation of a $1.5 billion public company with 9,000 employees, nine free standing businesses and operations in five countries.
From 2008 to 2010 Robert F. Bernstock served as the President of the Mailing and Shipping Services division of the United States Postal Service. At that time he had responsibility for a $70 billion division and with oversight for all product development, product managemt, retail and commercial products and services, and commercial sales.