After graduating from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst with a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education, Robin was a High School and Elementary School Band Director in the Bay Area. Though Robin has had a successful career as an entrepreneur, she remains an active teacher both privately and in the public schools.
Rockin' Robbie's Music Emporium was started by Robin Eig on Friday the 13th of October, 1995. Rockin' Robbie's began selling Printed Music as a wholesale distributor, supplying music stores all over Northern California. The company soon grew to include the importing of Ethnic Hand Drums from all over the world. She then added several manufacturers of guitar straps including LM Products (Made in USA) and Steph fine Canadian made leather straps.