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Ronald J. Cockayne, Jr.


Ronald J. Cockayne, Jr.


Ronnie is a graduate of Mississippi State University with a BBA degree in banking and finance.  Prior to joining MMI Dining Systems, he held a variety of management positions in the food service industry.

Ronnie joined MMI Dining Systems in 1994 as a Resource Manager and later served as District Manager for the company’s Mississippi and Louisiana regions to supervise, coordinate, merchandise and control costs of the food and beverage operations and to ensure MMI’s corporate standards of quality in product and service.

MMI Dining Systems was founded by Ron’s father, Ron Cockayne, Sr., who served as its President for twelve years of dramatic growth and success. After Mr. Cockayne Sr. passed away, Ronnie’s proven capabilities and work ethic merited his promotion to President of, and a partnership interest in, MMI Dining Systems.

Ronnie has continued his father’s legacy as he leads MMI Dining Systems in serving the food service needs of country clubs, retirement homes, free standing restaurants, hotels, schools, colleges and corporate entities.