A repository of meat, poultry and livestock history and a celebration of the industry leaders whose business excellence and community service have enhanced the legacy of America’s leading food-industry sector.
Jo Ann Smith
Dave Thomas (1932–2002)
Founder and CEO, Wendy’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers (posthumous)
Raymond T. Townsend (1913–2011)
Founder and former Chairman, Townsend Engineering
Donald L. Houston (1934–1988)
Administrator, Food Safety and Inspection Service (1979-1987)