August De Vreese (1832 - 1902+) Founded the company De Vreese - Van Loo in 1870. His recipe lies at the origin of the delicious De Vreese - gingerbread.
Henri De Vreese (1872 - 1939+) He was responsible for the move to the new building in the Poststraat, giving the company room to grow.
Willy De Vreese (1906 - 1983+) He took over his father's business after is death in 1939. He went through difficult times during the Second World War, but he persisted and was able to rebuild the company.
Herman De Vreese(1940) From an early age, he was captivated by his father's gingerbread factory. So the continuance was quickly assured.
Johan De Vreese (1969) Left Dirk De Vreese (1971) Right Wim De Vreese (1974) Centre Johan is the first to join the company. When both Dirk and Wim joined the family business, the time was ripe for a new building in the Lokeren industrial area.