James Donaldson

CEO, BC Food & Beverage. James brings over 25 years of experience and success in the BC food industry. His background includes working with a broad range of businesses from start-up ventures to multi-national corporations.  He has held positions with companies such as Diageo, Yves Veggie Cuisine, BC Hot House Foods and Maple Leaf Foods in sales, marketing, and general management functions. 

James also holds several industry leadership functions, including Board positions with Food & Beverage Canada, Cannabis Standard Association, and in the private sector with Red Dog Deli Raw Food Company.