Nelson-Jameson, a food processing distributor, has announced that its president, Mike Rindy, has been recognized as a CEO to Watch, Class of 2023 by Family Business Magazine. The annual award celebrates family and non-family chief executives who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, positioning their businesses for future generations.
During his three-year tenure at Nelson-Jameson, Rindy has successfully navigated the company through the challenges of the pandemic and supply chain disruptions while upholding the company’s long-standing commitment to ethical operations that respect people, the community, and the environment. Under his leadership, Nelson-Jameson has expanded into new cities and markets while remaining true to its family business values.
Adam Nelson, a fourth-generation owner of Nelson-Jameson and the current chairman of the company, praised Rindy’s contributions. He commended Rindy’s ability to inspire employees, show empathy and compassion while empowering others. “Mike’s leadership has injected new energy and ideas into our company while remaining true to our family business values,” said Adam Nelson. “His recognition as a CEO to Watch is well deserved.”
Rindy expressed his gratitude for the recognition from Family Business Magazine emphasizing that it aligns with Nelson-Jameson’s core values of leadership for future generations. He will be featured in the November/December 2023 print and online editions of the magazine.