Tim Harrison has over 40 years in the meat industry establishing Advance Marketing in 1986 after 25 years in a variety of roles where he gained quality control, production, marketing and product development experience both nationally and internationally. His industry experience has covered the full range of the industry from consumer marketing of branded meat products, to the management of a pet food slaughter plant.
Since 1986 he has grown Advance from a purely domestic wholesaling company to an international trading company by emphasising service to both suppliers and customers and by employing staff with a wide range of meat and language and cultural abilities. He still has an active role in Advance Marketing where his experience and skills have been set to good use by suppliers and customers enabling all to obtain commercial benefit.
He has a degree in Food Technology from Massey University and a consumer marketing masters degree from Lancaster University in the UK .
Director MIA ( Meat Industry Association)