Bite Size

An inspiring story to share, this episode will take you on a delicious journey of entrepreneurship and creativity. Join us as we sit down with Founder and Board Member, Marilyn Jones as we explore the extraordinary rise of a founder who started by delivering cakes from the back of a station wagon and became the biggest dessert supplier in Australia. We’ll dive into how Priestley’s was born, the hurdles of starting a business, the art of taking risks, how to overcome the challenges of being a woman in business and the importance of being an innovator and changemaker. Whether you own a business or want to start a business, this is the episode for you. Get ready to meet our trailblazer!

About your host: Xanny Christophersen COO at Priestley’s Gourmet Delights, senior business executive and change agent who is passionate about the foodservice industry.

About your co-host: Marilyn Jones founded Priestley’s Gourmet Delights in 1996 and still remains an active member of the company to this day. 

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What is Bite Size?

Welcome to Bite-Sized - Brought to you by Priestley's Gourmet Delights. With each episode, we look to bring you ideas and insight into the Foodservice industry. Whether you're a distributor, a chain, or an individual venue owner, these episodes are designed to break down things happening in the industry and give you a bite-sized summary of it.

hosted by Xanny Christophersen