Meet Kristi, CEO

Kristi Knowles is the Chief Executive Officer of Reunion Foods Inc.: producer of Mother Raw, a brand of delicious, organic, plant-based products. Mother Raw dressings, condiments, quesos and dips are made in small batches in Canada and savoured by whole food fans across North America. 


Mother Raw caters to ingredient-conscious consumers looking for delicious and versatile dressing, dips, quesos and condiments that are organic, plant-powered and packed with goodness. Mother Raw products such as Maple Fig, Japanese and Caesar Dressings; Spicy Vegan Queso, Ketchup, BBQ sauces sweetened with dates; guilt-free dips and more, can be found in grocery stores across Canada and the US, and online at


Kristi joined the company in early 2018 and is proud to lead the growing and talented team responsible for the success of Mother Raw; a team who shares the belief that helping people eat more plants makes both good sense and good business!


With more than 20 years of experience as a senior executive with S&P 500 companies including Unilever, Campbell’s and Molson Coors, Kristi is known for building brands by defining and executing insightful business strategies that drive business success.  As CEO, defining strategic direction, building the Mother Raw team and culture, and designing the overall brand experience fulfills her desire to unite her years of business experience with her dedication to personal wellness and wellness-related initiatives.  


Kristi’s lifelong passion for health and wellness, combined with a commitment to help promote healthier relationships with food, attracted the seasoned business executive and busy wife and mom to join Reunion Foods. She is also proud to volunteer her time and expertise as an Advisory Board member with The Heart and Stroke Foundation and many community-based activities. 



More information about Kristi, Reunion Foods and Mother Raw is available at and LinkedIn.


For interviews or speaking engagement opportunities:

Sarah Georges, Senior Marketing Manager

Phone 647-624-1243