Cory Van Groningen

Cory Van Groningen

Biography

Cory has been the co-owner of the family business, VG Meats, for over 10 years. Cory, his wife Heidi and their three daughters operate a 400 head cow-calf operation (Hillview Farm) where all cattle are marketed through their family business retail stores. Cory and Heidi were awarded the 2012 Ontario’s Outstanding Young Farmer Award and Cory sits on numerous boards representing the beef industry including the Ontario Independent Meat Processors (OIMP), Beef Improvement Opportunities (BIO) and the Haldimand Cattlemen’s Association. Cory is a passionate advocate for the industry with a wealth of experience in marketing, business planning and research.