EXECUTIVE TEAM BIOS
Glen Jackson – Director of Sales and Marketing, General Manager
Glen is the longest serving member of our executive team. Glen joined Ryan’s in the late 1980’s after having worked with Hershey Canada for longer than he cares remember. Glen has been an integral part of our organizations growth and success and is poised to continue to provide excellent value and leadership for years to come. Glen’s core focus is business development where he brings a highly creative approach to satisfy your unique needs.
Bill Oughtred, MPAcc, CA – Director of Finance
Bill joined the organization and was appointed Director of Finance in April 2008. Bill came to the organization after 5 years of articling to become a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in Vancouver, BC. He is currently in charge of the company’s Finance & Administration department, performing oversight of the companies accounting, financial reporting and planning. Bill is a graduate of the University of Victoria, where he received a Bachelor of Commerce in General Business Management. Bill has also obtained a Masters degree from the University of Saskatchewan in Professional Accounting.
Robert Oughtred, MBA, B. Mgt – Director of Operations
Rob is a graduate of the Royal Roads University MBA program and the School of Management at the University of Lethbridge. Rob’s skill-set allows him to manage the company’s operation where ensuring that customer’s and clients receive impeccable service. As a graduate of the NAMA Executive Development program, Rob has developed key relationships with industry leaders throughout North America. Fostering these relationships ensures that Ryan’s is always on the leading edge of any technological or industry advancements.
Anne Oughtred, B. Mgt – Procurement
Anne graduated with a management degree from the University of Lethbridge in 2006 after completing the Diploma in Hotel Restaurant Management program at Camosun College. Recently, Anne attended NAMA’s Emerging Leaders program where she met and worked with many members of our industry gaining valuable insight into our industries capabilities, best practices and new technologies. Anne’s core focus is to ensure successful inventory management and operational efficiency for all branches.