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Mike Tipton, Vice President of Produce/Floral, Schnuck Markets

There is so much I bet you don’t know about Mike Tipton. With eight years under his belt at Schnuck Markets and over three decades of experience in the fresh produce and floral arena, the retail vet’s impressive industry status is truly just the tip of the iceberg. Our latest IF List feature revealed that this energetic produce player has great taste in movies and even better taste in desserts. Find out for yourself below…


IF you could imagine yourself in a different industry, what would it be?

Professional bass fishing.

IF you had a crystal ball and could see into the future regarding one thing, what would it be?

When will the Dallas Cowboys win another Super Bowl?

IF you wrote an autobiography, what would be the title?

Blessed Living.

IF you were another species in the animal kingdom, what would you be?

A cheetah.

IF you could switch places with anyone for one day, who would you choose and why?

Australian mathematician Terence Tao. He’s one of the smartest people alive.

IF you had to choose one word to describe yourself, what would it be?

Energetic.

IF you could make everyone watch a movie of your choosing, which movie would you want them to see?

Forrest Gump.

IF you had to eat the same thing every day for the rest of your days, what would you eat?

Homemade ice cream with peanut butter.

IF you had to choose one song to be the soundtrack of your year, what would it be?

“Sunday in the South” by Shenandoah.

IF you had to distill your personal definition of success into one sentence, what would it be?

Strive to be the best at whatever you do.The Snack Endstop