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Laura Albrecht joins Board of Directors of Uncle John’s Pride

April 2022

CHICAGO--Maranon Capital, L.P. (“Maranon”) is pleased to announce that Laura Albrecht has joined the Board of Directors of Uncle John’s Pride, LLC. Laura is a Managing Director at Maranon and brings significant expertise in the food sector. 

Laura joined Maranon in 2010 and has 24 years in leverage lending, private equity, asset management and corporate valuation across positions in sponsor finance, buyout and restructuring groups. She serves as a Board Observer for three other portfolio companies. 

Laura earned an M.B.A. from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University and a B.S. in Finance and Marketing from Indiana University. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder.

“It’s an exciting time for Uncle John’s Pride and I am pleased to join the Board. I look forward to working with management and the other board members to augment the company’s continued growth while keeping its commitment to excellence,” said Laura.

About Uncle John’s Pride

Uncle John’s Pride, LLC (“UJP”) is a branded and private label producer of fresh and smoked sausages located in Tampa, Florida. The Company features brand name products under the banners of Uncle John’s Pride, Garcia, Atlanta Sausage, Peppino Foods, Bean Brothers and Realtree. UJP has a strong foothold in Florida after growing its presence both organically and through acquisition with brands dating back to 1922. To learn more, visit

About Maranon Capital, L.P.

Maranon Capital, L.P. is an investment firm focused on private credit investments. Maranon’s competitive edge is its multi-product strategies that span the balance sheet with value-added financing and equity co-investments. Since 2007, Maranon has committed over $10 billion of capital. For more information about Maranon Capital, please visit

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