Mr Pressler was appointed to the board on 08 January 1997. Mr Pressler has had a highly successful involvement in the agricultural and horticultural industries for over 40 years, and is recognised as one of the industry’s leading participants in both the Bundaberg and Emerald regions. Mr Pressler was a Non-executive Director of Wide Bay Australia Limited from 1988 to 2013, and Chairman from 1997 to 2009. Mr Pressler is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He was awarded the medal of the Order of Australia in 2004 for services to the horticultural industry. Mr Pressler has held no other directorships with other listed companies during the last three years.