Board of Advisors

Randy Marten, Advisor

Randy Marten


Randy Marten is the owner and principal of Food Ingredient Advisors, a consulting company providing risk management and strategic advice to the food processing industry. For the past 19 years, he served as executive vice president and chief commercial officer with Miller Milling Company, a private, Minneapolis-based flour milling company. Marten’s career also included working at Ralston Purina, Consolidated Grain and Barge, and Campbell Taggart Baking, an Anheuser-Busch company.

In addition to advising Curious Plot, he serves on the boards of Culinary International, Schwebels Baking Company and the National Wheat Foundation. He has also served on the University of Illinois Alumni Association board of directors and the national board of Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity.

Board of Advisors

The Curious Plot Board of Advisors is unique among marketing services agencies, consisting of nine extraordinary leaders in the agriculture, food and animal care markets, providing seasoned counsel, insights and strategic guidance to agency team members and clients.