John "Chip" Hoagland
Title Description: Semi-serial (surreal?) entrepreneur and problem solver, polymath, patient capital investor. Creative, assembler of cross-relationships.
College / Education: BA, Economics, Political Sci, African Studies - Michigan State University / Oberlin College, University of Valencia, and University of Detroit.
Favorite Cuisine: Food
1st Concert: Johnny Cash with Carl Perkins and backed by Mother Mabel Carter and the Carter Sisters
Title Description: Managing the Tamarack Holdings team and working directly with Chip in executing long-term plans for the enterprise. Supporting the Teams to break barriers and continuously improve our business entities.
College / Education: BBA Accounting – WMU, MBA Finance – WMU, Various Lean Cert’s and Training in Lean – GM & Toyota, and Great Mentoring from many people in my life
Favorite Cuisine: All – Love to experiment
1st Concert: Bob Seger
Human Resources Manager
Title Description: Servant Leader to the People.
College / Education: BA Business Psychology, Miami University
Favorite Cuisine: Sushi
1st Concert: Van Halen - Joe Louis Arena with David Lee Roth
V.P. of Operations, Cherry Capital Foods
Title Description: Servant leader, teacher, coach, student, and continuous improvement champion
College / Education: BA Marketing/Logistics, University of Toledo
Favorite Cuisine: All foods, I love to explore
1st Concert: Billy Joel, Savage Arena
Business Design Engineer
Title Description: Collaborative and continuous process improvement
College / Education: BS, Civil Engineering - Washington University in St. Louis
Favorite Cuisine: Local
1st Concert: O.A.R.
Director of Marketing and Sales
Title Description: Brand Evangelist
College / Education: BA Advertising, Michigan State University
Favorite Cuisine: Mediterranean, Indian, everything my husband cooks
1st Concert: Bee Gees/Andy Gibb (no judging, please).
Director of Finance
Title Description: Day to day management of the global finance function, financial planning and analysis (strategy)
College / Education: BBA Accounting - Western Michigan University
Favorite Cuisine: Love me some pasta!!
1st Concert: Counting Crows
Product Development and Marketing Content Specialist
Title Description: Create organic and all natural artisanal products along with compelling photos, recipes and product/brand information to engage our broad customer base.
College / Education: AA Food and Beverage Management, AA Hospitality Operations Management, Monterey Peninsula College
Favorite Cuisine: Everything/I eat the world
1st Concert: Maynard Ferguson - Central Michigan University