Having a passion for agriculture and livestock is a trait found in many new hires at Nolan Ryan Beef. Such is the case for Cody Marburger and Kaleigh Coleman.
Marburger is a livestock enthusiast. As Nolan Ryan Beef’s new order coordinator, he will have daily interaction with retail and foodservice clients and vendors. Additionally, he will facilitate restaurant and retail relationships to ensure a positive experience with Nolan Ryan Beef. Marburger will also begin managing the cut steak, fresh beef, ground beef, processed and spice inventories.
Prior to Nolan Ryan Beef, Marburger worked at the National Beef Packing Company’s corporate office in Kansas City, Missouri. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science at Texas A&M University where he served as the vice president of the Texas A&M Beef Cattle Association and a member of the university’s Livestock Judging Team. He grew up on a commercial cow-calf operation in Round Top and was active in FFA - especially showing cattle. Outside of work, Marburger raises a small Purebred herd.
Coleman is a Houston native and a recent graduate of Texas A&M University where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Economics. Although not raised in an agricultural family, Coleman had a passion for it, pursuing ag-related activities on campus such as serving on the livestock judging team and as the president of Block and Bridle. While at school, she held a job as a ranch hand on a horse farm.In her new role as Food Service Sales Rep for Nolan Ryan’s All Natural Beef, Coleman will focus on expanding new restaurant and catering facility accounts as well as maintaining existing relationships with restaurant owners, managers and chefs.
“It’s always a pleasure to hire employees who are devoted to the agriculture field and who have a particular interest in livestock,” says, Charlie Bradbury, president and CEO of Nolan Ryan Beef. “That passion is evident in customer interaction which adds value to our brand.”
For more information on Nolan Ryan Beef, or to order products online, visit www.NolanRyanBeef.com.
ABOUT NOLAN RYAN BEEF
Nolan Ryan Beef, which markets the Nolan Ryan Grass Fed Beef, Nolan Ryan Guaranteed Tender and Nolan Ryan Texas Beef lines, is owned by baseball Hall of Famer and Texas rancher Nolan Ryan and his ranching partners. The company is committed to providing high quality, tender and flavorful beef. For more information, please visit www.nolanryanbeef.com.