Gallery: The Evolution of Ryan Thornburg: Chef to name brand retail executive

Ryan Thornburg, former head chef at both Tosi's Restaurant in Stevensville, Mich. and Bistro on the Boulevard in St. Joseph, Mich., launched Thornburg and Company, which has proved to be a tasty success. Thornberg uses the agricultural heritage and small, artisan family farms of Southwest Michigan to create preserves, maple syrup, honey, balsamic vinegar and more all in unique, fresh flavors.