Corporate Overview




Profile Leader in the U.S. natural and organic foods industry, appealing to consumers looking for more healthful eating and snacking alternatives without compromising taste
Founded 1998
Ownership Acquired by American Capital Strategies, Ltd. (Nasdaq: ACAS) in December 2003
Company Principals Patrick Lee, President
Robin Robinson, Vice President Marketing
Marty Hagge, Vice President Sales
Tom Miner, Vice President Operations, San Leandro, CA
Jeff Williams, Vice President Operations, Ashland, OR
Bill McCartney, Controller
Business Size 83 Employees
Brands
  • MaraNatha® Nut and Seed Butters
  • Cloud Nine® Confections
  • Tropical Source® Chocolates
  • AH!LASKA® Chocolate
  • Sunspire® Chocolates
  • Skinny® Chips and Snacks
  • Cool Fruits® Fruit Juice Freezers
  • Pumpkorn® Pumpkins Seeds
  • Loriva® Cooking Oils
  • Distribution Available nationally at natural and health food stores and at many larger grocery chains, such as Kroger, Safeway, and Costco