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Karen Richardson

President

Company Profile

Company: Freeze-Dry Foods Head Office: Oakville, Ont. Website: www.freeze-dry.com

Company Financials

3-year revenue growth (%): 64 2015 Revenue: $10M-$20M Employees: 10

Spotlight

What her company does: Manufactures frozen meat for food processors

What you can learn from her: Richardson used consumer taste tests to identify a new meat and sauce combination with superior flavour. The trials informed the creation of a new line of camping products.