Management

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Mike Rankin

Managing Director

Mike Rankin

Managing Director

T (08) 8162 8400
E mrankin@holco.com.au

Mike Rankin has been in the meat industry since 1972.  Since purchasing his first butcher shop in Adelaide in 1975, he steadily expanded his retail operations until 1987 when we purchased a boning room at Peterhead, South Australia.  In 1995, Mike purchased Holco and merged his existing businesses into one business - Meatpak.  Holco Darwin was opened in 1998, and then in 2001, Mike purchased the current property at Cavan.  Since then, Holco has expanded into Brisbane and in early 2013, Meatpak formed a business partnership with Thomas Foods International.
David Culbert

David Culbert

National General Manager

Mike Rankin

Managing Director

T (08) 8162 8400
E mrankin@holco.com.au

Mike Rankin has been in the meat industry since 1972.  Since purchasing his first butcher shop in Adelaide in 1975, he steadily expanded his retail operations until 1987 when we purchased a boning room at Peterhead, South Australia.  In 1995, Mike purchased Holco and merged his existing businesses into one business - Meatpak.  Holco Darwin was opened in 1998, and then in 2001, Mike purchased the current property at Cavan.  Since then, Holco has expanded into Brisbane and in early 2013, Meatpak formed a business partnership with Thomas Foods International.

David Culbert

National General Manager

T (08) 8162 8400
E dculbert@holco.com.au

David Culbert has spent the majority of his career in the food industry.

Joining the company over 20 years ago in operational roles and progressing through sales and into management. David has vast hands on experience and brings a technical as well as a personal touch to the newly created position of National General Manager of the Holco business.
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Tiss Simeoni

Procurement & Strategic Manager

David Culbert

National General Manager

T (08) 8162 8400
E dculbert@holco.com.au

David Culbert has spent the majority of his career in the food industry.

Joining the company over 20 years ago in operational roles and progressing through sales and into management. David has vast hands on experience and brings a technical as well as a personal touch to the newly created position of National General Manager of the Holco business.

Tiss Simeoni

Procurement & Strategic Manager

T (08) 8162 8400
E tsimeoni@holco.com.au

Tiss joined Mike Rankin in business in 1986 under the then named company - Mighty Meat. Tiss was brought on to help drive growth through sales, and in 1987, the business moved to Peterhead and name changed its name to Meatpak. At this time Meatpak acquired 11 springfield retail  butcher outlets. Tiss took on the new role as General Manager of both the retail and wholesale divisions. In 1995, with Holco, Tiss continued as General Manager until just prior to the business merger with Thomas Foods International. He now concentrates on national business procurement and the wholesale business operations.

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Ivan Iljcesen

Human Resources Manager

Ivan Iljcesen

Human Resources Manager

T (08) 8162 8400
E ivan@holco.com.au

Ivan Iljcesen has worked in the food industry since 1978, starting in and then going on to manage the company that would become a key part of Holco’s cold storage and logistics division. In 1988 Ivan commenced his role as a Business Development Consultant and later went on to become the site manager until 1995. From that time, under the stewardship of our present Managing Director, Ivan has been part of the tremendous growth of our company and since 2007 has been our Human Resources Manager. In this role he assists the management team in shaping the makeup of our workforce to ensure Holco has the required personnel and skills to build on our success in the future.

Tiss Simeoni

Procurement & Strategic Manager

T (08) 8162 8400
E tsimeoni@holco.com.au

Tiss joined Mike Rankin in business in 1986 under the then named company - Mighty Meat. Tiss was brought on to help drive growth through sales, and in 1987, the business moved to Peterhead and name changed its name to Meatpak. At this time Meatpak acquired 11 springfield retail  butcher outlets. Tiss took on the new role as General Manager of both the retail and wholesale divisions. In 1995, with Holco, Tiss continued as General Manager until just prior to the business merger with Thomas Foods International. He now concentrates on national business procurement and the wholesale business operations.

Ivan Iljcesen

Human Resources Manager

T (08) 8162 8400
E ivan@holco.com.au

Ivan Iljcesen has worked in the food industry since 1978, starting in and then going on to manage the company that would become a key part of Holco’s cold storage and logistics division. In 1988 Ivan commenced his role as a Business Development Consultant and later went on to become the site manager until 1995. From that time, under the stewardship of our present Managing Director, Ivan has been part of the tremendous growth of our company and since 2007 has been our Human Resources Manager. In this role he assists the management team in shaping the makeup of our workforce to ensure Holco has the required personnel and skills to build on our success in the future.