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.
William D. “W.D.” Farr (1910–2007)
Founder, Farr Company (posthumous)
Dave Thomas (1932–2002)
Founder and CEO, Wendy’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers (posthumous)
Temple Grandin, Ph.D.
Author, Entrepreneur and Professor, Colorado State University
Raymond T. Townsend (1913–2011)
Founder and former Chairman, Townsend Engineering
CEO, President and Director, Tyson Foods, Inc.