Michael Young

President, Canada Beef

Michael Young has worked in the Canadian red meat industry for over 40 years specializing in beef, veal and pork marketing, sales, technical and product development and education in both the domestic and export marketplace. Young served as Vice President, Technical Programs and Marketing Services for Canada Pork International (CPI) from 2007 to 2019. Before joining CPI, Young held the position of Vice President, International Programs for Canada Beef Export Federation and Director of Operations Canada/US for the Beef Information Centre. He also held senior management positions with Sunterra Meats and the Alberta Pork Producers Development Corporation.