Arthur "Hy" Bunn
Immediate Past Chair
President & CEO, BUNN
Arthur “Hy” Bunn is President and CEO of the Bunn-O-Matic Corporation. The company specializes in providing and supporting dispensed beverage equipment for a global customer base.
Hy has served on the governing boards of various community, education and business enterprises. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois. He and his wife Nancy are the parents of three daughters.
The Bunn family history is rooted in the Springfield, Illinois area, and this remains the location for the company’s corporate headquarters. In 2020, the family celebrates 180 years of an entrepreneurial history in food and beverage distribution that began in 1840 when Jacob Bunn opened his first grocery store in downtown Springfield and a young Abe Lincoln was one of the first customers.