Providing a Launchpad for
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.

Tom Gunter

President at ConAgra Foods Canada
Prior to Fiera Foods, served six years as President at ConAgra Foods Canada, successfully launching the Healthy Choice frozen brand, and Orville Redenbacher Ready-to-Eat popcorn. Led the acquisition of Del Monte Canada in 2012, and the expansion of ConAgra's private label business with the more recent acquisition of Ralcorp Inc in 2013.
Managed/led large sales organizations in both Canada and U.S. with Frito Lay (DSD), and Molson Coors. As VP Sales with ConAgra, had an opportunity to work with businesses in Mexico and India on a consultative basis. Assumed the role of Board Chair for the Food and Consumer Products of Canada (FCPC) in 2013, including leadership of the Governance committee.