|Gary Bursell, CEO
Our CEO has been in the pet food industry since 1978, and has seen the negative effects of feeding dogs & cats cooked grain-based pet foods. He started with Steve’s Real Food in 2002. His pet industry experience has made him a key player in ensuring that the Steve’s product line is the highest quality product with all natural, wholesome ingredients. He continues to push the envelope and is constantly looking for new products to bring to market that will enhance both your pets health wellness.
Nicole is our green guru who is the driving force behind our environmental movement. She searches high and low for sustainable products and vendors who are environmentally conscious. Her previous life as an IT consultant has been a intricate part of our ability to stay ahead in the technology game.
|Ron, Manufacturing Manager
As manufacturing manager Ron has been the number one person that has ensured every batch of Steve’s Real Food meets its quality standards and is a safe, fresh product. Beyond everyday operations, Ron is also a go to person in engineering new ways to manufacture product that improves quality and allows us to develop new products.
|Julie, Warehouse Manager
Our product would not make it onto the shelves with out Julie. Spending all day in a frozen warehouse, Julie coordinates all ingredients coming in and all products going out. It takes a impressive person to be able to put on snow pants in the middle of June and work in a freezer all day. We are grateful for her daily contributions to the company.
|Steve Brown, Consultant, Author
Steve is the pioneer in the commercially manufactured raw meat pet food industry. In the early 80′s Steve’s got his start in the pet industry when he teamed with some breeders to develop the Charlee Bear Dogs. From there he went on to develop treats and eventually developed the formula for Steve’s Real Food the first AAFCO-compliant, frozen, raw diet. Since then Steve has retired his primary roll with the company and has gone on to focus on more R&D.
Steve’s Real Food has a team of animal loving, environmentally in-tune, nutritional fanatics. We pride ourselves on our experience, knowledge and ingenuity that has been the cornerstone of our success. From marketing to manufacturing each pet lover adds to the overall product quality, convenience and affordability that makes Steve’s what it is.