Michael Fechter, CEO and Owner of Hansen Foods, LLC has more than 30 years of progressively responsible experience directing and growing businesses with revenues in excess of $40 million. Michael has led these companies through start-up, survival, acquisition and growth modes. Michael has spent 24 years as president, vice president business development and consulting in a variety of industries including; agriculture, plastics, packaging, industrial manufacturing and consumables. His understanding of business encompasses; strategic planning, operations, business development, logistics, value add services, btb and retail sales. Among his previous positions, Michael along with his longtime partner, John Frey acquired Hansen Foods in the fall of 2013. During his short tenure he’s increased sales by 45% through organic growth which has led to doubling the number of employees and facility expansion plans in 2016.