Bart MinorPresident/CEO Mushroom Council - United States
Bart Minor is the president and chief executive officer of the Mushroom Council. Minor has led the Mushroom Council for over 20 years by focusing on raising fresh mushrooms’ market share and value and advocating research to build awareness of mushrooms’ health & culinary benefits. Before joining the Mushroom Council, Minor worked with the California Prune Board and the California Tomato Commission. He was an active member of the United Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Association (UFVA) and Produce Marketing Association (PMA) and was a founding member of the 5-A-Day campaign. Minor successfully completed IBM’s Executive Sales training and sold mini computers (predecessors to PC’s, before they had operating systems!!) and holds economics and MBA degrees from Santa Clara University.