Awards & Recognition

Tom Gunter, 2012 Ryerson Alumni Achievement Award Recipient

A 30-year veteran of the consumer packaged goods industry, Tom Gunter is president of ConAgra Foods Canada, which manufactures and markets such popular brands as Orville Redenbacher, VH Sauces, Chef Boyardee, Healthy Choice, Hunts Tomato products, Snack Pack puddings, and POGO. Tom joined ConAgra Foods Canada as vice-president, sales in 2004, and also worked as a sales consultant for ConAgra’s international division, with responsibility for
their India and Mexico markets. He was appointed president in 2008. Prior to his tenure with ConAgra Foods, he served as vice-president, customer development at Frito Lay Canada, and vice-president, sales at Molson. Tom serves on the board of directors of Food and Consumer Products of Canada and as a director for The Grocery Foundation.