President & C.E.O.
Dennis Mackey, 59, has been an organic grower since the late 1980s
and has done extensive work on “mineralizing” the soil and crops he grows to maximize nutrition benefits. Mackey
has a BS degree from Western Michigan University, 1971. His professional background includes managing Lakeview Orchards Inc.,
a 1,000-acre fruit growing and packing operation based in northern Michigan in the 1980s. From 1990 to 2000 he managed two
organic orchards and farm markets north of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. While in Wisconsin, Mackey started a fresh pressed organic
apple juice operation (1994), establishing markets in Chicago, Madison, Milwaukee and Minneapolis.
The rest of the
Jennifer Mackey, sales manager and daughter-in-law of CEO Dennis Mackey
Kyle Mackey, chef and son of CEO Dennis Mackey
Alison Mackey, contributing graphic designer and daughter of CEO Dennis Mackey