Celebrating our Award Winners!

Posted by on Jun 2, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Volunteers and company bosses who come to the aid of charities, community groups and people in need of a helping hand have been applauded for their efforts at the 2017 Leicestershire Cares Awards. There was a double celebration for Walker & Son, the Samworth Brothers’ pie factory at Beaumont Leys. Walker & Son was named Company of the Year, winning the Nicholas Corah Memorial Cup, with the firm’s personnel manager Brendan Russell winning Volunteer of the Year. He won for his outstanding contribution to the WIRE Project, giving people hope through life-changing...

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Lee Sullivan – Walkers Deli & Sausage Co. (Samworth Brothers Ltd)

Posted by on Nov 15, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Lee Sullivan – Walkers Deli & Sausage Co. (Samworth Brothers Ltd)

Born in Peckham, London, Lee Sullivan was educated at Cambridge University and has since dedicated his career to the meat industry, working with respected brands Tulip, Greencore and Grampian before joining the Samworth Brothers group in 2013.  He is now Managing Director of Walkers Deli, sole supplier to the Tesco Finest range of cooked meats and the largest manufacturer of pate in the UK. Walkers Deli employs 550 staff at its Leicester, Cobden Street site. Married to Janet, with two daughters studying at university, Lee is a committed fan of West Ham Football Club.  Together with his...

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Peter Quinn – Samworth Brothers

Posted by on Mar 14, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Peter Quinn Age 50. Married to Sarah. Children: Archie, Charlie & Ruby.   Qualifications: – BSc Biotechnology. – Post Graduate Degree in Brewing Science. – MBA – PhD – Current.   Current Position: 15 years Divisional Managing Director of Samworth Brothers – Walker & Son. – Tamar Foods.   Previous General Management Positions: – Northern Foods. – Grand Metropolitan. – Scottish & Newcastle.   Hobbies & Interests: – Field Sports & Golf. – Skiing, Scuba,...

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