Ronald R. Gustafson
Ron Gustafson is responsible for the executive management of Coast Packing Company. After two years in the U. S. Army, Ron rejoined the company full time in October of 1970. He re-built the family business into one of the leading shortening manufacturers within the food industry serving the western United States. He began by improving the facilities, modernizing production and developing a management team to match the growth of the organization. Educationally, Mr. Gustafson received his MBA from Pepperdine University in 1982. He holds a secondary teaching credential from the State of California and received his Bachelor of Arts Degree for Industrial Technology from California State University at Los Angeles in 1968.