The Landes Team

Matt Landes
Is the President of Landes Foods, LLC. With almost 30 years of broad manufacturing experience, Matt is responsible for overseeing Landes Foods operations. Before joining the company, Matt served 17 years with various affiliates of Nestle, where he served in several manufacturing positions for brands, including Logistics Manager for Ozarka Bottled Water, National Customer Service Manager for The Perrier Group, Contract Co-pack Manager for Coffee-mate Liquid Creamer, and Logistics Manager for Contadina Pasta and Sauces. He received a BS in business administration from Bryan College in 1983. Matt serves on the Board of the Tortilla Industry Association (TIA).

Georgina Pierre
Is the Controller and Director of Finance at Landes Foods, LLC. She started her career as Internal Auditor and was later promoted to Controller for Grupo La Moderna in Mexico DF where she worked from 1992 to 1997. In 1998, Gina relocated to Dallas where she worked as an accountant for an auto and equipment company. In December 2004, Gina joined Landes Foods (formerly Lobo Tortilla Factory) as Accounting Manager. She was promoted to Controller and Director of Finance for Landes Foods in November 2012. Gina holds a degree in accounting from Tecnologico de Monterrey.

Tommy Rowland
Is VP of Sales. Tommy has been in tortilla sales for his entire career, starting at Rodriquez Foods where he worked for 30 years. After 5 years with CHS, he spent 4 ½ years at Leo’s as the head of sales. Tommy has led Landes sales since 2008.

Felipe Cardoza
Is Director of Human Resources. He has been with Landes Foods for 3 ½ years. Felipe has almost 15 years of tortilla industry experience, including 11 years at Leo’s.

Alvaro Acevedo
Is Production Manager. His entire 35-year career has been dedicated to tortilla manufacturing, including 32 years at Leo’s and 3 years applying his expertise at Landes Foods.