Vice President Business Development
Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee is a family-owned Canadian company and one of the largest private label coffee and tea manufacturers in North America. The Company also manufactures and markets its own brands under the Higgins & Burke, Mother Parkers, Brown Gold, and Martinson labels and has recently entered the single-serve market with their RealCup brand of hot beverage capsules. Established in 1912, Mother Parkers combines technology and new product innovation with years of experience to deliver a better beverage experience in mainstream and specialty coffee, tea and complimentary beverages.
A progressive Business Unit leader and Marketing Executive with an outstanding track record starting, building, and reviving businesses and brands. Extensive portfolio of accomplishments including launching two of the most successful new consumer brands in Canada. Experienced business unit head with full operational scope and P&L accountability, plus previous roles in Sales, Innovation and International Business Development. Recognized internally and externally for the ability to create outstanding performance through thought provoking strategic insight, inspirational team leadership, and strong business acumen. Specialties: Business Strategy, Innovation Development, Team Leadership, Consumer Insight and Relationships, Sustainability Strategy