VIII. Management Team
[Company Name]’s most valuable asset is the expertise and experience of its founder, [Founder’s Name]. [First name] has been a farm operations manager for the past 15 years. He has spent much of his career working with Green Field Farms, where he oversaw fruit and vegetable production.
[First name] is intimately familiar with the operational requirements of a commercial farm. Further, he has benefitted from the mentorship of the top mushroom producer in the US.
[Company name] will also employ an assistant manager to manage operations. This will be an experienced operations manager who will be trained in farm operations by [Founder’s Name]. Furthermore, a sales manager will be hired to focus on marketing, sales, and customer service to distributors as manufacturers for [Company Name] products. These two individuals will either have undergraduate business degrees or years of relevant operations or sales experience.
In order to launch the business we will also hire the following additional employee:
- Farm Hand: (1 full-time to start) Additional farm hands will be hired if capacity increases or if another farm is started.
The hiring process will be managed by the assistant manager who will be directly responsible for the farm hand, with oversight and approval by [Founder’s Name]. This individual must be in top physical condition, have experience in physical labor, and have great mechanical facility and care for the quality of his work and products.
The assistant manager and [Founder’s Name] will provide back-up support for the farm hand in the busiest times and when he is out sick or on vacation.