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discovery, creation and success.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS Food Starter provides business advisory services and structured training to help companies scale and grow their food processing businesses.

Kelly Duffy

Vice Chair
Kelly Duffy has more than 20 years of experience in international trade, sales and marketing, primarily in the food and beverage sector for the governments of Canada, USA and New Zealand.

Kelly’s business, The Globetrotter Group Inc. is a specialist firm that commercializes products and develops import/export, distribution and sales strategies with leading retailers in North America. Her career has provided fantastic work experiences in Central Europe and the United States that add a unique and international perspective to her work.

Kelly has been on the Board of the Agricultural Adaptation Council (AAC) since 2010 where she currently serves as Chair. Kelly is also a graduate of the Advanced Agricultural Leadership Program (AALP), Class 14.