"changed more in 5 months than I had changed in 5 years"
Ross Larsson from Mara Global Foods was introduced to the Owner Manager Program through his bank manager at NAB. He completed the Program in late 2018 and early 2019.
Established in 2009, Mara Global Foods (MGF) is a family owned food ingredient manufacturing business operating across two sites, one at Shannon brook (near Casino) and one at Mallanganee (an hour west of Casino) in the Northern Rivers of NSW.
MGF's facilities includes over 30,000 tns of segregated storage, state of the art grading, milling and enzyme and starch modification process lines. The company supplies Allergen free and Gluten free ingredients for the baking, beverage, cereal, meat, snack food, tofu and soy based, wholegrain, pet food and stock feed industries from its 7 different processing lines and works closely with over 170 approved supplier farming operations that span from Victoria to the Burdekin.
Coming into the program Ross was dealing with rapid growth, seasonal variance, and the changing landscape of food industry.
Ross share some reflections about his experience on the Australian Owner Manager Program. Ross also recently appeared on Kochie's "Lessons from Legends"