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McDonald’s Corporation

  • 2012 McDonald’s MA2C Trailblazer Award
  • 2011 U.S. Supplier Summit Customer Satisfaction Award Winner
  • 2010/2009/2008/2007/2006 Target Supplier
  • 2009 Supplier of the Year – McDonald’s African America Council
  • 2009 McDonald’s Innovation Award for Strip Bacon


DiversityBusiness.com

  • 2012 Top 50 Diversity Owned Businesses in Wisconsin – No. 1
  • 2012 Top 100 Privately Held Business in Wisconsin – No. 1
  • 2012 Top 500 African American Owned Businesses in US – No. 17
  • 2012 Top 500 Diversity Owned Businesses in the U.S – No. 35


American Meat Institute

  • 2004 – Fair Oaks Farms, LLC – East – Award of Commendation
  • 2005 – Fair Oaks Farms, LLC – East – Award of Commendation
  • 2006 – Fair Oaks Farms, LLC – East – Award of Commendation
  • 2008 – Fair Oaks Farms, LLC – East – Award of Commendation
  • 2009 – Fair Oaks Farms, LLC – East – Award of Commendation
  • 2010 – Fair Oaks Farms, LLC – East – Award of Commendation
  • 2010 – Fair Oaks Farms, LLC– West – Award of Commendation
  • 2011 – Fair Oaks Farms, LLC – East – Award of Commendation
  • 2011 – Fair Oaks Farms, LLC – West – Award of Commendation


2012 Walmart Strategic Supplier

Black Enterprise Magazine Top 100

  • 2012 BE Top 100 list of black enterprises – No. 15


National Provisioner Magazine

  • 2012 Top 100 – No. 61
  • 2012 Pork Market Segment – No. 7


Independent Processor Magazine

  • 2011 Top 75 Report – No. 4


US Commerce Association

  • 2011, 2010 and 2009 – Best of Pleasant Prairie Award


Kenosha Area Business Alliance

  • 2010 Economic Impact Award


White House Forum on Modernizing Government

  • January 2010 – Personally selected by President Barack Obama, Peter Orszag and Valerie Jarrett to serve on the forum


From Farm to Fork: Innovations in the Chicago Food Industry

  • 2009 Global Markets Panelist – a unique initiative by The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and The Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center


Marketplace 2008 – Keynote Speaker

  • Wisconsin Department of Commerce – Governor’s Conference on Minority Business Development


Minority Business News USA

  • 2008 MBN Top 100 list of diverse suppliers – No.18