Speaker Spotlight: Bill Biedermann
Aug 16, 2010
Bill Biedermann earned his Bachelor of Science Degree with majors in Agricultural Production, Agricultural Economics and Agricultural Education from Illinois State University, Bloomington-Normal, Illinois. Biedermann grew up on a dairy farm and from 1973 to 1988 he managed a small grain farming operation in Northern IL. In 1979, he joined Heinold Commodities in Chicago, IL. He worked as an Assistant Regional Manager and advanced to Assistant Vice President for Commercial accounts. Biedermann's primary responsibilities were to research, develop and implement hedging and risk management strategies for US food companies. He later helped develop a trading division in the Middle East.
In 1984, Biedermann co-founded Allendale, Inc., of Crystal Lake, IL,a worldwide futures trading company and agricultural research advisory firm. He is currently Senior Vice President. The firm provides research, advice and consulting to producers, major food companies, international corporations, US State Department, foreign governments, and major news vendors. Allendale Inc. publishes several research products electronically, some of which are available on the Internet, and in agricultural magazines.
Biedermann shares his expertise as a public speaker at events throughout the US, Mexico, and Canada. Bill has appeared on numerous television and radio shows and has been involved in community youth organizations.
Biedermann is one of 16 market experts that will be participating at Marketing Rally.
Wednesday, December 01, 2010 - Thursday, December 02, 2010
Pheasant Run Resort
4051 East Main Street
St. Charles, IL, 60174
Make plans to attend the second-ever Farm Journal Media Marketing Rally. Join 16 of the best marketing minds in agriculture and plan for your 2011 marketing season and beyond. Hear very different strategies from very different advisers and take home multiple ways to improve your business.