Peter Burns | Partners in Business Ethics
President and CEO, Justin’s and Former President of Celestial Seasonings

Peter Burns serves as President and CEO of Justin's, a nut butter company based in Boulder, CO. Previously, he was President of Celestial Seasonings, CSO Hain-Celestial USA, for five years, and served simultaneously as National Sales Manager of grocery; he held several other senior-level management positions for eight years at Celestial before that.

Peter’s Background

Before joining Celestial Seasonings, Burns was the Senior Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Jones Soda Co. and the Vice President of Sales at IZZE Beverage Company.  At IZZE, Burns developed a long-term strategic plan and achieved $20 million in sales in less than two years. He also held senior executive positions at the Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Corporation and The Hershey Company.