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2023 inductee

Bill Ivany

Bill Ivany is president of Acosta Canada. He is an accomplished business leader with close to 40 years of experience and most recently was Grocery Business’ Grocery Heroes Day Ambassador in 2021. He started his career as a sales representative at Wm. Dunne & Associates in 1984. He is the former president of Melitta Coffee Inc., Marsham International, and GVMF Canada (a Conagra company). He retired as president of Tree of Life in 2020 but stayed active in the business until taking on his current role. He sits on Grocery Business’ Advisory Board and previously served on the board of governors and board of directors of Food and Consumer Products of Canada (now known as Food, Health and Consumer Products of Canada).