August 19, 2019 Speaker
Bob O’Malley is Vice President of Government Affairs for Virgin Train USA, the only privately owned, operated and maintained intercity passenger rail system in the United States. His primary focus in this role is directing government affairs for the expansion of Virgin Trains to Orlando and Tampa in Florida, and between Southern California and Las Vegas.
Bob joined Virgin Trains USA after serving ten years as the regional vice president of government affairs in Florida for CSX Transportation, where he managed state and local government relations and community affairs throughout Florida.
Bob previously held positions as director of Central Florida operations for Tallahassee-based Sachs Media Group, and Director of public affairs and strategic planning for Metro Plan Orlando, the regional transportation planning organization for Orange, Osceola and Seminole Counties.