Tue, May 23, 2017
Shareholder, Flanagan Food Service Inc.
Recently transitioned out of active employment in the family business, Murray Flanagan has served a 25 year full time career with a broad range of responsibilities. Most recently Senior Vice-President/CFO, Murray has also held positions in Administration Management, Finance, and Purchasing. As well, Murray spent 5 years as Division Vice President, overseeing all aspects of the operation at the Owen Sound branch. Although no longer active on a day to day basis, Murray maintains minority ownership in the business and participates as an advisor to the board of directors.
At Roseland Produce Wholesale, a subsidiary company, Murray held the role of President for 8 years where he ensured profitability and consistency of our fresh produce product category.
Flanagan Foodservice Inc., now in its second generation leadership, was founded by his father, Joseph Flanagan in 1977. Murray worked alongside his 3 brothers to continue the trend of top line growth year after year.
Murray is involved with Junior Achievement as a volunteer and also holds the position of Chair of the Board. Additionally he is very active with the Family Enterprise Exchange, Southwestern Ontario where he currently sits on the Advisory Board.