Nate’s Senior Vice President of Marketing Receives Two Industry Awards: “Top Women in Grocery” and “Women of Influence in the Food Industry”

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Becca May recognized as leader in the food and beverage industry by Progressive Grocer and The Shelby Report 

MCKINNEY, TEXAS – June 15, 2023 – Nature Nate’s Honey Co., the number-one branded honey company in the U.S. and producer of 100% pure, raw & unfiltered honey, announces Becca May, Senior Vice President of Marketing, has been recognized by two food and beverage publications for exemplary leadership and expertise in the industry. Becca received the 2023 Top Women in Grocery award presented by Progressive Grocer and the 2023 Women of Influence in the Food Industry award by The Shelby Report.

“Becca is not only a seasoned pro and driven leader, but she also approaches all she does with passion, heart and a spirit of giving back to the communities we serve,” said Nathan Sheets, Founder and CEO of Nature Nate’s. “Becca’s knowledge of marketing, her collaboration with Nate’s Sales and her ability to execute the company’s strategy have led to increased distribution and growth. She’s enabled us to share the goodness of pure honey with more families across the country. We are proud of her and all that she has accomplished. We can’t wait to see what’s next!”

As the leader of Nate’s marketing, Becca leads her team to drive category and company growth, brand awareness, product trial and consumer loyalty, and she manages the continuity and evolution of all aspects of the brand. Becca is responsible for internal and external marketing communications, from establishing brand fundamentals and strategy for retailer and consumer-facing communications to executing creative, award-winning marketing initiatives using a variety of traditional and next-generation marketing tactics. She also developed and manages Nate’s corporate social responsibility program Honey Gives Hope, which supports bee health and local, regional and national communities in need.

Progressive Grocer‘s Top Women in Grocery award is the most prestigious honor for female leaders in the grocery industry. The award celebrates the critical roles women serve in their companies, their communities and the food and beverage industry. The awards, which are some of the most esteemed in the grocery industry, honor leaders in various categories.

The Shelby Report’s 18th annual Women of Influence in the Food Industry program spotlights female trendsetters with superior dedication and professionalism in the industry. Award winners exhibit tenacity and have exemplary leadership and performance skills or through charity, philanthropic or civic work.

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About Nature Nate’s

Since 1972, Nature Nate’s has been dedicated to offering honey as nature intended – 100% Pure, Raw & Unfiltered. Arriving in its most natural form, this honey is closest to its original provision from the hive. Nature Nate’s adheres to strict quality-control standards, sourcing honey from trusted beekeepers and minimally processing it to ensure the honey retains all its natural benefits. Nature Nate’s promises an undivided commitment to providing the highest-quality product to you and your family’s dining table – a farmer’s market quality honey, available year-round. For more information, visit


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