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
VP 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 Process Management
Title Description: Working across the organization to keep us moving forward effectively together towards our goals.
College / Education: Miami University, MBA – Organizational Behavior, BS Business/Decision Sciences
Favorite Cuisine: I value knowing the story and origin of foods and enjoy any cuisine
1st Concert: The Boss
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
Title Description: Day to day management of IT systems, researching and implementing technological strategic solutions.
College / Education: BS Information Technology and Information Systems - Central Michigan University
Favorite Cuisine: Mexican
1st Concert: The Who - Palace of Auburn Hills