Richard Zacky was born and raised in Southern California. He graduated from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and immediately upon graduation joined the family business, Zacky Farms LLC. Richard worked in almost every area of the Zacky Farms business, managing several of them, Purchasing, Live Production, and Facility Development being his most passionate areas of responsibility, before becoming one of the managing partners of Zacky Farms LLC.
Richard joined the IGM team in 2000, seven years after the company was spun off from Zacky Farms LLC. Since Richard joined IGM, the company has expanded its operations to include a diverse portfolio of animal feed products and services.