JACKSON & PARTNERS TEAM MEMBERS
“Many people said why now; with everything going on in the world right now especially with the food industry taking major hits?” Mr. Jackson said “I've never taken the EASY way in life. I have been working on fine-tuning strategies, restaurant concepts and business models for the last decade and excited to bring something innovative to the marketplace."
Jackson & Partner's advisory board is comprised of food industry giants, policymakers and others involved in the export and import of food products globally and domestically. Members provide strategic advice to the Executive Team on industry standards and other matters.
THOMAS J. KEHOE
Trade Advisor USDA & USTR, CEO of Kingsbridge Strategies. Elected official 10+years - Deputy Mayor, Police Commissioner, as well as Commissioner of Commerce and Sanitation.
Served in various senior executive management positions at McDonald's Corporation over the last three decades, ultimately serving as President of the company's East Division, the largest division of McDonald's in the world.
RHONDA HOPPS, CFA
Executive Director of The Comer Education Campus where she provides day to day leadership as well as strategic direction for one of the most unique youth-serving organizations in the country. Former Chief Growth Officer and CEO of Perspectives Charter Schools. MBA from Stanford University and BA from Northwestern University.
THOMAS KEHOE JR.
CEO of The North Star Wellness Group & Advisory Committee Member Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, JD from St. John's University and BA from Fordam University.
DWIGHT S. TYNDALL, M.D., FAAOS
Stanford and Hospital for Special Surgery trained Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon who is a thought leader in the rapidly developing field of Outpatient Spine Surgery (OPSS) and Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS).
RICHARD H. BROWN
Chairman of Browz, LLC since 2005 and Former Chair & CEO of Electronic Data Systems (EDS), Cable & Wireless PLC, H&R Block Inc., and Illinois Bell Telephone Company.
American businessman and sports franchise owner. Mark is the principal owner and managing general partner of the Las Vegas Raiders of the National Football League (NFL).
Worked for Merrill Lynch for 20 years, Pete held the second highest seniority. Mr. Brown founded (X-Change Financial Access) on the Chicago Board Options Exchange.
CPA, lawyer & an owner of the NBA's Chicago Bulls and the MLB's Chicago White Sox. He started his professional life as a tax attorney with the IRS. He has been the head of the White Sox & Bulls for over 35 years.
CEO of LBP Manufacturing LLC, a Pritzker Private Capital company. LBP services companies such as McDonalds, Dunkin, Starbucks & makes billions of units annually for its clients, LBP is the sole maker of the Starbucks sleeve.
President/CEO of Retailer Owned Food Distributors & Associates with over 30 years of experience at the President level focused on Sales and Marketing specific to Retail, Business Planning and Operations Management.
PORTFOLIO OF PRODUCTS & EVENTS
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