As a young boy growing up in Alabama, Vincent “Bo” Edward Jackson, developed his love for food alongside his mother cooking in the kitchen for their family of 10. Over the years, Bo’s passion for food creation grew stronger. After a legendary sport career, he was able to go back to one of his first passions starting several different food companies supplying to the beef and seafood industry.
Jackson & Partners has created a culture of mentorship and development in a place where creativity is celebrated and a fun work hard, play harder mentality is embraced.
“I make sure my products have a sustainability and social responsibility aspect to them. Our burgers are named Veteran Strong to honor our American heroes. Here at Jackson and Partners we strive to be the best at everything we do while giving back and embracing responsible business practices.” – Bo Jackson
President & CEO
Vincent Edward Jackson, better known as Bo Jackson, has been successfully running several businesses over the last three decades, perfecting his strategies and venturing into multiple projects that ultimately led to the creation of Jackson and Partners, LLC. As demonstrated by his remarkable success as a professional, two-sport athlete in his youth years, and nowadays by his Forbes-worthy, entrepreneurial endeavors, Bo Jackson is known to bring passion and commitment to any goals he sets out to pursue.
CCO & EXECUTIVE VP
For the past 19 years, Alex Cook has successfully led all aspects of sales and marketing for several 150+MM companies, from conception all the way to their launch phases. He has a proven track record of setting in motion disruptive R&D initiatives and pursuing FDA approvals to extend product shelf life while enhancing food safety. Alex is an expert at establishing, developing, and retaining national broker networks including top-tier distributor and wholesale accounts in both foodservice and food retailing.