2017 Annual Meat Conference: Registered Attendees

The following list shows all attendees as of October 19, 2017.


Attendee Name Title  Company
Anne-Marie Roerink Principal 210 Analytics
Madison Barnes Administrative Assistant A To Z Portion Control Meats, Inc.
Sean Kagy COO A To Z Portion Control Meats, Inc.
Corey Chafin Manager A.T. Kearney, Inc.
Simon Negri Speaker A.T. Kearney, Inc.
Heather Cox Senior Business Manager Acosta
David Dobronski Associate Acosta
Donald King Vice President, Client Services, East Acosta
Robert Megahee Director of Meat and Seafood Sales Acosta
John Olson Sales Acosta
Cliff Richardson Associate Acosta
Raymond White Associate Acosta
Phil Harrell Account Executive Action Food Sales, Inc.
Mike Hughes Account Executive Action Food Sales, Inc.
John Nilsson President Action Food Sales, Inc.
John Nilsson Jr. Account Executive Action Food Sales, Inc.
Rex Hadman Buyer Action West Marketing
Jim Baird Sales Manager Advantage Solutions
Joe Barrie Director Advantage Solutions
Victor Bontomasi Sales Manager Advantage Solutions
Curtis Chenard Business Development Manager Advantage Solutions
Craig Gervers Business Development Manager Advantage Solutions
Eugene Giddens President, Sales, Southern Region Advantage Solutions
Darwin Gore Business Development Manager Advantage Solutions
Bob Gradwohl Sales Manager Advantage Solutions
Steve Jewasko General Manager Advantage Solutions
Dave Leon Area Vice President Advantage Action Advantage Solutions
John McGraw Jr. Area Vice President, North Advantage Solutions
Shawn McMillian Executive Vice President Advantage Solutions
Craig Miller Divisional Vice President Advantage Solutions
Michael O'Keefe President Advantage Solutions
Dennis Parks Director Advantage Solutions
Kyle Pierce Sales Manager Advantage Solutions
John Prinzi Sales Manager Advantage Solutions
Chris Rollins Business Development Manager Advantage Solutions
Ryan Savage Sales Manager Advantage Solutions
Steve Smith Area Vice President Fresh Advantage Solutions
Gary Soltes Area Vice President Advantage Solutions
Rita Sveum National Customer Service Advantage Solutions
Jenna Templin Senior Business Development Manager Advantage Solutions
Buck Thomas President, Sales Advantage Solutions
Dave Thurman Area Vice President Advantage Solutions
Jeff White Area Vice President Advantage Solutions
Faith Yager Business Development Manager Advantage Solutions
Russell Fontenot Director of Meat Operations Affiliated Foods, Inc.
Sean Olson Marketing Agri Beef Co.
Jeff Van Lith Sales Agri Beef Co.
Stacey Edwards Account Manager Agri Stats
Jerry Grove Director of Business Development Agri Stats
Michael Whittemore Head of Trade Development Agriculture Horticulture Development Board
Ron Bagley Director, Meat and Seafood Ahold USA
Chris Gonnelli Category Merchandiser Ahold USA
Tom Hurley Vice President Meat Ahold USA
Richard Manzi Director Meat Ahold USA
Marc DiPersio Vice President and Director, Fresh Foods AJ Letizio Sales & Marketing, Inc.
Tom Scheidt Director of Sales, Mid Atlantic AJ Letizio Sales & Marketing, Inc.
Missy Adams Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
Larry Alberts Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
Bryce Anderson Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
John Beretta Group Vice President, Meat and Seafood Albertsons Companies
Jon Blank Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Brad Boles Regional Director, Procurement, East Albertsons Companies
Marc Brasier Vice President, Meat Supply Chain Management Albertsons Companies
Phil Bravo Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
Mark Bristow Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Chris Brown Assistant Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Tim Brua Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Bob Burt Regional Director, Procurement, South Albertsons Companies
Bill Cain Manager, Meat and Deli Procurement Albertsons Companies
Scott Chelf Regional Director, Procurement, North Albertsons Companies
Jeff Craig Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
Mike Dawson Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Cathy East Vice President Procurement, Meat, Seafood and Deli Albertsons Companies
Gene Ehasz Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
Robert Falcao Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
Charlie Forrest Director, Commodities Sourcing Albertsons Companies
Jeffrey Fry Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
Jeff Geiges Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Bret Gilgour Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
Bob Heally Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Scott Heggan Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
Sarah Hill Senior Administrative Assistant Albertsons Companies
Buster Houston Director, Seafood Albertsons Companies
Carl Huntington Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Klaus Kissman Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Alexa Langona Product Manager, Meat and Seafood Albertsons Companies
Mike Lobaugh Director, Fresh Albertsons Companies
Mike Loftus Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Mike Miller Manager, Commodity Analysis Albertsons Companies
Scott Nettles Director, Fresh Albertsons Companies
Richard Norman Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
Jeff O'Leary Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Mike Rayburn Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Randy Roberts Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Gary Rojas Procurement Manager, Meat and Deli Albertsons Companies
Ramon Santiago Meat Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Tom Sargent Vice President, Meat and Seafood Merchandising Albertsons Companies
Jim Sheeran Vice President, Meat and Seafood Retail Support Albertsons Companies
John Timpano Assistant Meat and Seafood Sales Manager Albertsons Companies
Scott Gerbec Director, Corporate Buying ALDI Inc.
Annette Macfarland Buying Director ALDI Inc.
Brian Trusheim Director, Corporate Buying ALDI Inc.
Luis Lehmann Plant and Production Manager Alimentos San Martin Ltda.
Rafael Salgado General Manager Alimentos San Martin Ltda.
Fabio Guerreiro Meat and Seafood Field Merchandiser Allegiance Retail Services, LLC (Foodtown)
Samer Rahman Senior Director, Meat and Seafood Allegiance Retail Services, LLC (Foodtown)
Joyce Johnson Coordinator Amazing Taste Foods, Inc.
Steven Lopez Director, Customer Support Amazing Taste Foods, Inc.
Steven Lopez Jr. Retail Specialist Amazing Taste Foods, Inc.
Alfredo Ramirez Director of Sales Amazing Taste Foods, Inc.
Adam Taki President Amazing Taste Foods, Inc.
Ghazi Taki Chairman Amazing Taste Foods, Inc.
Nick Gray Vendor Manager, Meat Amazon.com, Inc.
April Lane Category Leader, Perishables Amazon.com, Inc.
Samantha Abzug Senior Vendor Manager, Meat AmazonFresh, LLC
Natalie Wieder Head of Vendor Management, Healthcare and Medical AmazonFresh, LLC
Mark Bristow Sales American Foods Group, LLC
Andy Broce Purchasing American Foods Group, LLC
Kevin Butler Vice President, Ground Beef Sales American Foods Group, LLC
Bill Costanzo Sales American Foods Group, LLC
Jeff Craig Sales Associate American Foods Group, LLC
Vince DeGrado Vice President, Technical Services American Foods Group, LLC
Jennifer Dibbern Marketing Manager American Foods Group, LLC
Marty Gaggiano Sales American Foods Group, LLC
Steven Giroux Vice President, Sales and Marketing American Foods Group, LLC
Jeff Jones Executive Vice President, Sales American Foods Group, LLC
Steve LeGare Sale Associate American Foods Group, LLC
Billy McPherson VP of Business Development American Foods Group, LLC
John Pair Director, National Accounts, East American Foods Group, LLC
Gustavo Paquaqo Sales Associate American Foods Group, LLC
Ed Reina Vice President, Retail Sales and Development American Foods Group, LLC
John Schneider Central Region Sales Manager American Foods Group, LLC
Jim Slater National Account Manager American Foods Group, LLC
Alan Smith Associate American Foods Group, LLC
Scott Strasinger Manager, Supply Chain American Foods Group, LLC
Gregg Sylvester Regional Manager, Mid-Atlantic American Foods Group, LLC
Kurt Termansen Director, Retail Sales American Foods Group, LLC
Steve Troilo Executive Vice President of Operations King's Command/AFG American Foods Group, LLC
Mark Winter Vice President of Boxed Beef Sales American Foods Group, LLC
Rae Maestas Program Manager American Lamb Board
Steve Kernen Director, Sales & Marketing Amick Farms LLC
Brittni Miller Sales Account Manager Amick Farms LLC
Tony Neal Retail Sales Manager Amick Farms LLC
Stanley Boschert Senior Account Executive Applied Data Corp. (ADC)
Oscar Musquiz Account Executive Applied Data Corp. (ADC)
Mike Plunk President Arthur-Bertel & Associates, Inc.
Marty Berlin Meat Director Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Brian Duff Senior Vice President, Procurement and Supply Chain Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Scott Fowler Meat Manager Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Bill Price Vice President, Fresh Foods Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Mindy Rich Senior Category Manager, Natural and Organic Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Mike Halley Director, Meat Operations Associated Grocers, Inc. (LA)
Mark Mains Meat Category Manager Associated Grocers, Inc. (LA)
Thomas Miller Meat Merchandiser Associated Grocers, Inc. (LA)
Peter Tortorich Senior Director of Perishable Merchandise and Procurement Associated Grocers, Inc. (LA)
Mark Westmoland Director, Meat, Seafood Operations and Procurement Associated Grocers, Inc. (LA)
Kevin Hawkins Vice President, Meat Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
John Ricci Sales Manager Atlantic Veal & Lamb, Inc.
Dan Salmon Retail Lamb Specialist Atlantic Veal & Lamb, Inc.
Stella Lee Industry Development Australian Meat Processor Corporation
Joy Rainey Senior Trader B. Terfloth Co. (USA) Inc.
Nicholas Bourne Director Bank of the West
Casey Garten Managing Director Bank of the West
Gary Buchanan Vice President, Purchasing and Distribution Bargain Barn, Inc.
Bryan Mizell Director of Fresh Meat Operations Bargain Barn, Inc.
Brian Sylvester Market Manager Bargain Barn, Inc.
Cammie Chatterton President Bay Food Brokerage, Inc.
Chris Chatterton Sales Analyst Bay Food Brokerage, Inc.
Danny Swanick Business Development Manager Bay Food Brokerage, Inc.
Pete Bruehl Marketing Director Bemis Company, Inc.
Jeff Hopp Sr. Marketing Director Bemis Company, Inc.
Anjay Bharadwa Product Manager Berry Global Inc.
Steve Firmery Division Manager Berry Global Inc.
Mark Goolsby Western Regional Manager and Case Ready Specialist Berry Global Inc.
Richard Wierman Sales Manager, Case Ready Packaging Berry Global Inc.
Gabe Carter National Account Manager Birchwood Foods
Greg Cash Director of Retail Sales Birchwood Foods
Jim Meka Retail Regional Sales Manager Birchwood Foods
Wayne Wehking Vice President, Sales and Marketing Birchwood Foods
Shawn Gogan Asst Buyer BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.
John Stowell Buyer BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.
Chris Luke Sales, Market and Media Leader BNP Media
John Broekema Vice President, Retail Business Development Bob Evans Farms, Inc.
Chris Lambrix Senior Vice President, Retail Business Development Bob Evans Farms, Inc.
Jim Nowicki Vice President, Retail Business Development Bob Evans Farms, Inc.
Mike Taylor Senior Manager, Business Development Bob Evans Farms, Inc.
Mike Townsley President, Food Products Bob Evans Farms, Inc.
Mike Boggeri President Boggeri Sales & Marketing
Anthony Chi Meat Category Manager Bogopa Service Corp.
Jin Hur Meat Director Bogopa Service Corp.
John Kim Meat Coordinator Bogopa Service Corp.
Jack Kwon Meat Buyer Bogopa Service Corp.
Chris Sung Vice President, Sales and Merchandising Bogopa Service Corp.
Karen Coyle Director, North America Bord Bia - The Irish Food Board
Scott Kelly Southeast Territory Representative Borgen Systems
Ann Petchauer Western Sales Manager Borgen Systems
Dick Volkamer Midwest US and Canadian Sales Borgen Systems
Matt Beaulieu Sales BPI Technology, Inc.
Cody Echols Associate BPI Technology, Inc.
Craig Letch Director, Quality Assurance BPI Technology, Inc.
Victor Marrero Sales BPI Technology, Inc.
Matt Peterson National Sales Manager BPI Technology, Inc.
Eldon Roth President and CEO BPI Technology, Inc.
Nick Roth Director, Engineering BPI Technology, Inc.
Jon Demers Co-Founder Brava Meat Co.
Scott Demers Co-Founder Brava Meat Co.
Bill Hersch Sales Manager Brava Meat Co.
Fred Neubauer VP of Sales Brava Meat Co.
Brad Horton Meat Director Breaux Mart, Inc.
Rick Stidham Meat Director Bristol Farms, Inc.
Kirk Laboyteaux Category Manager, Meat and Seafood Brookshire Grocery Company
Mike Malone current title unknown Brookshire Grocery Company
Koen Vermeylen Vice President, Fresh Foods Brookshire Grocery Company
Kenneth Whiteley Category Manager, Poultry Packaged Meat Brookshire Grocery Company
Sonny Acosta Sales Bubba Foods, LLC
Sheryl Coon Senior Demonstrator Specialist Bubba Foods, LLC
Steven Coon Director of Meat Purchasing Bubba Foods, LLC
Elizabeth Cordell Rice Marketing Coordinator Bubba Foods, LLC
Travis Crouse Operations Bubba Foods, LLC
Eric Esch Vice President Bubba Foods, LLC
Rick Glover Northeast Regional Sales Manager Bubba Foods, LLC
John William Morris Assistant Vice President Bubba Foods, LLC
William Morris President and CEO Bubba Foods, LLC
Thomas Pirkle Southeast Regional Sales Bubba Foods, LLC
Jamie Sakin Business Development Manager Bubba Foods, LLC
Andy Stenson Vice President, Marketing Bubba Foods, LLC
Carl Hermreck Senior Vice President, Sales Burgers Smokehouse
Eric Ballhaussen Operations Manager ButcherBox
Michael Billings Director of Procurement ButcherBox
Mike Filbey Head of Marketing ButcherBox
John Duffy Regional Sales Manager Butterball, LLC
Adam Grant Management Development Associate Butterball, LLC
Rikki Guzman Brand Manager, Innovation Butterball, LLC
Steve Harper National Accounts Director Butterball, LLC
Al Jansen Senior Vice President of Retail Sales Butterball, LLC
William Klump Senior Vice President, Retail Marketing Butterball, LLC
Dan Lauderback Manager, National Accounts Butterball, LLC
Chris McGovern Sales Butterball, LLC
Dave Morrow Sales Director Butterball, LLC
Chris Peach Vice President Retail Sales Butterball, LLC
Bud Trunk Vice President, Sales-Western Division Butterball, LLC
Martin Trott Account Executive, Consumer Product Division Butterfield & Vallis
Keith Frosceno Vice President, Fresh Merchandising C&S Wholesale Grocers - Hatfield Division
Phil Forshee National Meat Buyer C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Wendy Morgan CFO Cacique Inc.
Greg Morgan Vice President of Sales and Marketing Campofrio Food Group
Christine O’Donnell Director of Sales – Retail Northeast Campofrio Food Group
Vincent Cannata President Cannata's Supermarkets
Lee Bonecutter Business Development Cargill Incorporated
H. Glen Dolezal Jr., PhD. Assistant Vice President, Communication & Technology Development Cargill Incorporated
brad hanna EVP Group Account Leader Cargill Incorporated
Jesse Collins Senior Food Scientist Cargill Protein
Kassie Curran Associate Brand Manager Cargill Protein
Todd Fawver Vice President, Retail Business Development Cargill Protein
Sarah Frick Brand Manager Cargill Protein
Charles Gitkin Chief Marketing Officer Cargill Protein
Adriel Gonzalez Retail Beef Business Lead Cargill Protein
Elizabeth Gutschenritter Pet Treats Solutions Lead Cargill Protein
Elizabeth Hill Key Account Manager Cargill Protein
Megan Hobbs Director, Beef Research and Development Cargill Protein
Jan Hood Assistant Vice President, Marketing Cargill Protein
Eric Humes Customer Solutions Specialist Cargill Protein
Patrick Humphrey Senior Chef Cargill Protein
John Jay Vice President, Sales Cargill Protein
Dana Johnson Deli and Club Lead Cargill Protein
Mark Johnston Sales Manager, West Region Cargill Protein
Doyle Keffer Technical Services, Applications Manager Cargill Protein
Raven Kropf Emerging Customers Lead Cargill Protein
Adam May Marketing Coordinator Cargill Protein
Michael Mitchem Sales Lead Cargill Protein
Jon Nash Group Business Development Lead Cargill Protein
John O'Dwyer Product Line Manager Cargill Protein
Gregory Persing Vice President, Business Development and Field Sales Cargill Protein
Wendie Phelps Value Added Business Manager Cargill Protein
Sonya Roberts President and Growth Ventures Cargill Protein
Cari Sauerwein Sales Cargill Protein
Tammy Shaw Vice President Cargill Protein
Patrick Sugrue Corporate Account Manager Cargill Protein
Christina Taylor Associate Brand Manager Cargill Protein
Scott Vinson Team Leader, Eastern Sales Cargill Protein
Tom Windish Vice President, Commercial Manager Cargill Protein
Don Yingling Senior Account Manager Cargill Protein
Jeffery Berlin Sales Representative Carl Buddig & Company
Patrick Beyer Sales Representative Carl Buddig & Company
James Buddig Regional Manager Carl Buddig & Company
Robert Buddig Chief Executive Officer Carl Buddig & Company
Thomas Buddig Executive Vice President Carl Buddig & Company
Thomas Clark Regional Manager Carl Buddig & Company
Jeff Rowley Vice President, Sales Carl Buddig & Company
Brian Svoboda Regional Manager Carl Buddig & Company
John Vigna Executive Vice President Carl Buddig & Company
Dan Wynn Chief Operating Officer Carl Buddig & Company
Raymond Capozzi Vice President of Retail Sales and Marketing Catelli Brothers
Anthony Catelli President and CEO Catelli Brothers
Ellen Catelli Associate Catelli Brothers
James Cirelli Sales Catelli Brothers
Monica D'Ancona Manager, Retail Accounts Catelli Brothers
Randy Blach Chief Executive Officer CattleFax, Inc.
Tara Adams Assistant Director, Sales Marketing Certified Angus Beef, LLC
Dana Bean Executive Account Manager Certified Angus Beef, LLC
David MacVane Assistant Vice President, Business Development Certified Angus Beef, LLC
David O'Diam Assistant Director, Business Development Certified Angus Beef, LLC
Gale Rhoads Director, Business Development Certified Angus Beef, LLC
Mark Sykes Executive Account Manager Certified Angus Beef, LLC
Wendy Thornhill Brand Manager Certified Angus Beef, LLC
Jeff Vinacco Executive Account Manager Certified Angus Beef, LLC
Randy Whittemore Executive Account Manager Certified Angus Beef, LLC
Trey Befort Director of Commercial Programs Certified Hereford Beef, LLC
June Dunn Field Rep Certified Hereford Beef, LLC
Katy Holdener Marketing & Communications Coordinator Certified Hereford Beef, LLC
Julie Luebbert Director of Marketing Certified Hereford Beef, LLC
Amari Manning Chief Operating Officer Certified Hereford Beef, LLC
Iris Mayaudon Managing Director Certified Hereford Beef, LLC
Ronald Santoro Regional Brand Manager Certified Hereford Beef, LLC
Francesco Lupo Sales Cibo Italia LLC
Guglielmo Sassi Quality Assurance Cibo Italia LLC
Alessandro Sita Ceo Cibo Italia LLC
Dave Abate Senior Acct Manager Fresh Pork Retail Sales Clemens Food Group
Kevin Clancy Sales Representative Clemens Food Group
Douglas Clemens President Clemens Food Group
Kiersten Hafer VP Marketing & Innovation Clemens Food Group
Todd Kostick Business Development Director Clemens Food Group
Jen Moyer Murphy Corporate Chef Clemens Food Group
Kevin O Neill Farm Promise Clemens Food Group
Sandra Sage Vice President, Retail Business Development Clemens Food Group
Jim Walsh Senior Business Development Director Clemens Food Group
Ken Baptist Vice President and General Manager Clougherty Packing Company (Farmer John)
Martin Chen Vice President, Sales and Business Development Clougherty Packing Company (Farmer John)
Lidwina van Kooten Vice President of Marketing Clougherty Packing Company (Farmer John)
Robert Vandygrift Director, Fresh Pork Sales Clougherty Packing Company (Farmer John)
Mike Richter Senior Director, Meat, Seafood and Fresh Coborn's, Inc.
Todd Oostra Business Development and Pork Buyer Colorado Boxed Beef
Jeff Trafford Senior Director of Market Development and Branding Colorado Boxed Beef
Dan Costa CEO Cooking Made Easy
Fernando Gomez Events Coordinator Cooking Made Easy
Kevin McCray COO Cooking Made Easy
scott habben Director of Sales Cooper Farms
John Fisher President Copps, Inc
Tom Burns Marketing Analyst Corbion Purac
Stephanie Carlson Manager, Marketing Services Corbion Purac
Jorge Antonio Estrada Buyer Costco Wholesale Corporation
Walt Coleman Vice President, Sales Coveris
Tom Lee Vice President, R&D Coveris
Roop Nangia Vice President, Sales Coveris
Craig Reese President, Americas Food & Consumer Products Coveris
Christopher Swalm Corporate Marketing Communications Manager Coveris
Rob Taylor Director, Sales Coveris
Glenn Weeks Vice President, Commercial Team Coveris
Greg Olson Regional Sales Manager Creekstone Farms Premium Beef LLC
Manny Pinheiro Regional Sales Manager Creekstone Farms Premium Beef LLC
James Rogers Vice President, Sales and Marketing Creekstone Farms Premium Beef LLC
Kevin Shosten Regional Sales Manager Creekstone Farms Premium Beef LLC
Michael Sullivan Regional Sales Manager Creekstone Farms Premium Beef LLC
Corey Lawler Director of Sales Cruise Marketing
John Hagerla Vice President, Sales and Marketing Crystal River Meats
Joe Aidala Retail Sales D'Artagnan
Stephen Juliano Vice President, Retail Sales D'Artagnan
Jesse Nonte Regional Sales Manager D'Artagnan
Martin Pradon Regional Sales Representative D'Artagnan
Michael Santillo Director of Category Management D'Artagnan
Andy Wertheim President D'Artagnan
Donna Berry Freelance Editor Dairy & Food Communications, Inc.
Angela Anderson Director, Customer Outreach Dairy Management Inc.
Alyssa Appleby Own Brands Business Development Manager Daymon
Peter Babcock Director Daymon
Lauren Chupka Senior Business Manager Daymon
Nick Michel Business Manager Daymon
Moira Nugent Own Brands Business Manager Daymon
Amanda Pokorny Business Manager Daymon
Larry Ritzert Business Manager Daymon
Jill Tomeny Senior Manager, Fresh Category Solutions Daymon
John Ferraro VP of Biosecurity Decon 7 Systems
Alpherie Lemoi Chief Executive Officer Del Rey Meat
Pablo Carrasco Principal Del Terruno
Ana Iewdiukow Principal Del Terruno
Greg Spalt Sales Del Terruno
Maria Stearns Sales Representative Del Terruno
William Puza Category Manager, Beef, Lamb and Veal Delhaize America
Michael Watts Category Manager, Beef, Veal and Lamb Delhaize America
Anthony Badillo Business Development Manager Diamond K Foods LLC
Jorge Correa General Manager Diamond K Foods LLC
Tom Edrington Ruminant Tech Specialist - Food Safety Diamond V
kevin sheehan Director Food Safety Business Development Diamond V
Kelly Beatty Account Manager Dietz & Watson
Steve Bermudez Account Manager Dietz & Watson
Kyle Carabello Sales Merchandiser Dietz & Watson
Joe Coccaro Account Manager Dietz & Watson
John Detwiler Other Sales Dietz & Watson
Ashley Fanelli Marketing Dietz & Watson
Bill Forte Business Development Dietz & Watson
Dave Juron Account Manager Dietz & Watson
Tim Kelley Director of National Sales Dietz & Watson
Greg Lake Director of Sales Analytics Dietz & Watson
Jessica Lukis Field Operations Manager Dietz & Watson
Thom Nardi Vice President of Sales Dietz & Watson
Ed Randzo Sales Merchandiser Dietz & Watson
Berardino Sebastiani Sales Merchandiser Dietz & Watson
Kate Stahlnecker Sales Merchandiser Dietz & Watson
Rich Wright Vice Presidents of Sales & Marketing Dietz & Watson
John Cremens Vice President, Sales DiLuigi Foods
Kristi Cunningham Executive Assistant DiLuigi Foods
Louis DiLuigi Owner DiLuigi Foods
Bill Morris Vice President Operations DiLuigi Foods
Dean Souza President DiLuigi Foods
Jane Flemming Chief Operating Officer Donovan Advertising
Jean Jones Creative Director Donovan Advertising
Martin Emond Brand Manager du Breton
Paule Genest Public Relations du Breton
Ian Newbury National Sales Director du Breton
Ejay Roberts National Sales Representative du Breton
Mike Satzow Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing, NCSH du Breton
Alex Sizemore Senior Director, Marketing Dunham & Smith Agencies
I-Hwa Lee Research and Development Fellow DuPont
Michelle Sauder Marketing Manager DuPont Performance Materials
Laurent ziche European Meat Segment Leader DuPont Performance Materials
Tish Van Dyke Global Food and Beverage Chair Edelman
Kimberly Murphy Director, New Ventures and Innovation Eggland's Best
Grady Bishop Senior Director, Global Market Access Elanco
Shawn Claborn Senior Account Consultant, Food Chain Elanco
Del Holzer Director, Food Industry Relations, Meat Elanco
Shannon Miller Consultant, Global Food Industry Team Elanco
Ronny Miller Retail Sales Director Emkay Food Sales
Brent Beerens President, Empire Corporate Brands Empire Marketing Strategies
Mike Fuchs Senior Vice President, Sales Empire Marketing Strategies
Bob Halpin Sales Empire Marketing Strategies
Charles Miller Corporate Brand Manager, Meat Empire Marketing Strategies
Eli Prica Division President, Texas Empire Marketing Strategies
Scott Slansky Division Vice President, Dallas Empire Marketing Strategies
Bill Stoutenburg Fresh Meat Empire Marketing Strategies
Paul Towle President Empire Marketing Strategies
Chris Moore Director of Business Development, Military Channel Eurpac Service Inc.
Nikki Bauer Sales, Arizona Everson Spice Company, Inc.
Joey Burley Executive Vice President Everson Spice Company, Inc.
Dan Burton National Account Manager Everson Spice Company, Inc.
Bill Clauflin Sales, Arizona Everson Spice Company, Inc.
Thomas Everson Chief Executive Officer Everson Spice Company, Inc.
Robert Fields Senior National Account Manager Everson Spice Company, Inc.
Daniel Geiselman Sales Everson Spice Company, Inc.
Kenneth Hopkins President Everson Spice Company, Inc.
Gregg Ibes Vice President, Sales Everson Spice Company, Inc.
Eileen Marsh Sales Everson Spice Company, Inc.
Bob Andorfer Director, Sales and Marketing Excalibur Seasoning Co. Ltd.
John Brewer Vice President, Sales and Marketing Excalibur Seasoning Co. Ltd.
Leonard Vanscoy Territory Sales Manager Excalibur Seasoning Co. Ltd.
Rob Hontz Sales Manager Express Markets, Inc.
Steve Meyer PhD. Vice President, Pork Analysis Express Markets, Inc.
Eric Scholer Director Express Markets, Inc.
David Weaber VP of EMI Analytics, Beef Express Markets, Inc.
Lance Smith Beef Category Manager Fancy Foods Inc.
Greg Bearbower Market Coordinator Fareway Stores, Inc.
Jeff Cook Vice President of Market Operations Fareway Stores, Inc.
Keith Kilgore Market Coordinator Fareway Stores, Inc.
Adam Lande Retail Sales Team Fareway Stores, Inc.
Jim Madson Market Coordinator Fareway Stores, Inc.
Joe Peters Retail Sales Team Fareway Stores, Inc.
Steve Peterson Retail Sales Team Fareway Stores, Inc.
Tony Quandt Retail Sales Team Fareway Stores, Inc.
Chad Vollstedt Retail Sales Team Fareway Stores, Inc.
Anthony Baker Regional Sales Director Farmington Foods, Inc.
Allan Flynn Director Sales & Marketing Farmington Foods, Inc.
Tim Hogan Regional Sales Director Farmington Foods, Inc.
Terry Canning Terry FarmWizard
Ed Dzik Meat/Seafood Category and Operations Manager Federated Co-operatives Limited
Mike Zimmerman Senior Director, Meat and Seafood Festival Foods
Rhett Durham Retail Sales Support Fieldale Farms Corporation
Bob Lawrence Account Manager Fieldale Farms Corporation
Brad Moore Tray-Pack Sales Manager Fieldale Farms Corporation
Dan O'Neill Retail Sales Support Fieldale Farms Corporation
Taylor Osborne Retail Sales Support Fieldale Farms Corporation
Jeff Paschall Business Development Manager, Retail and Deli Sales Fieldale Farms Corporation
John Paty Sales Fieldale Farms Corporation
Jonathan Penson Chef, Springer Mountain Farms Fieldale Farms Corporation
Gary Propst Retail Sales Support Fieldale Farms Corporation
Stan Streetman Retail Sales Support Fieldale Farms Corporation
Jesus Amador Director, Meat and Seafood Fiesta Mart, L.L.C
Sam Rashid Associate Fixure Max
Ronald Flaherty President Flaherty Capital Markets
Michael Gloyne President Focus Food Group, LLC
Robert Dowell Sales Focus Sales, LLC
Christopher Danelson Meat and Seafood Supervisor Food Circus / Foodtown
Louis Scaduto III Manager, Information Technology Food Circus / Foodtown
Bryan Gilley Director, Deli Meat Food Giant Supermarkets, Inc.
Donald Thames Meat Director Food Giant Supermarkets, Inc.
Josanna Busby Category Manager Food Lion, LLC
Brandon Moorefield Category Manager, Pork and Poultry Food Lion, LLC
Kevin Oliver Director, Market and Produce Food Lion, LLC
Jenny Weatherman Merchandising Manager Food Lion, LLC
Valencia Covington Assistant, Registration Services Food Marketing Institute
Laurie Gethin Director, Education Food Marketing Institute
Rick Stein Vice President, Fresh Foods Food Marketing Institute
Hilary Thesmar PhD, RD Senior Vice President Food Marketing Institute
Michael Ambrosio Retail Sales Manager Foodcomm International
Vahid Barghi Commodity Sales Foodcomm International
Larry Butler Sales FPEC Corp.
Sean Davison Director of Marketing FPEC Corp.
Jay Siers North American Sales Manager FPEC Corp.
Steve Alberts Merchandise Manager FPL Food LLC
Bernardo Arroyo Key Account Manager FPL Food LLC
Samantha Belanger Meat Scientist FPL Food LLC
Antoine Bernier Vice President of Sales and Marketing FPL Food LLC
Daniela Galindo Retail Sales Representative FPL Food LLC
Francois Leger President and CEO FPL Food LLC
Laure Leger Marketing Manager FPL Food LLC
Vince Meegan Foodservice Sales Account Manager FPL Food LLC
Emily Anthony Marketing Manager Fresh Mark, Inc.
Hiram Cardenas Associate Fresh Mark, Inc.
Kristin Clemmer Director, Marketing Fresh Mark, Inc.
Timothy Cranor President and COO Fresh Mark, Inc.
Troy DeGeorge National Sales Account Manager Fresh Mark, Inc.
Bill Gryszkiewicz Director, National Sales Fresh Mark, Inc.
Bill Helmstetter National Accounts Sales Executive Fresh Mark, Inc.
Barry Jackson National Account Manager Fresh Mark, Inc.
Brittany Julian Sales Manager Fresh Mark, Inc.
Michael King Retail Sales Representative Fresh Mark, Inc.
Phil Lane National Accounts Manager Fresh Mark, Inc.
Bryan Newton National Account Sales Executive Fresh Mark, Inc.
Geno Pasquinelli National Account Sales Manager Fresh Mark, Inc.
Eric Pitcher Assistant Buyer Fresh Mark, Inc.
Chris Rome Director, National Retail Sales Fresh Mark, Inc.
Mark Slaughter Vice President, Sales Fresh Mark, Inc.
Doug Small Director, National Retail Sales Fresh Mark, Inc.
Greg Basham Vice President of Sales Fresh Sausage Specialists
Tony Cunningham Director of Sales and New Business Fresh Sausage Specialists
Donielle Stewart Director, Business Development Fresh Sausage Specialists
Dave Frick President Frick's Quality Meats, Inc.
Ellory Frick Director Of Marketing Frick's Quality Meats, Inc.
Tina Holtmeyer Regional Sales Manager Frick's Quality Meats, Inc.
Alan Sickendick Director, Retail Sales Frick's Quality Meats, Inc.
Terry Wise Vice President, Sales and Marketing Frick's Quality Meats, Inc.
Rory Bidinger Senior Brand Manager GNP Company
Ashley Brandt Director of Marketing GNP Company
Chris Druce Area Business Manager, West GNP Company
Susan Ferrazzo Area Business Manager, National GNP Company
Jay Hager Director of Sales Services GNP Company
Rick Holman Sales Strategy Manager GNP Company
Steve Jurek Head of GNP Business Unit GNP Company
Tim Miller Category Manager GNP Company
Terra Nothnagel Brand Manager GNP Company
Brian Roelofs Vice President of Sales and Marketing GNP Company
Brad Vokac Director of Sales, Branded and Strategic Segments GNP Company
Tony Cimolino Chief Marketing Officer Golden West Food Group
Isaac Flores Associate Golden West Food Group
Pano Fragoulis Executive R&D Chef Golden West Food Group
Zack Levenson Chief Operating Officer Golden West Food Group
Randy Rogers National Account Manager Golden West Food Group
Gabby Romeu Hostess Golden West Food Group
Daniel Vargas Executive Chef Golden West Food Group
Timothy White Vice President of Sales Golden West Food Group
John Smagacz Meat Manager Graceway IGA
Ben Conner Associate Grasselli SSI
Terence Rodriguez Sales Manager, Retail Grasselli SSI
Robert Greer Owner Greer Equipment Inc.
Dave Konrick Sales Manger Greer Equipment Inc.
Matt Neely Sales Manager Greer Equipment Inc.
Melissa Hart Account Director Griffith Foods
Lisa Utter Marketing Manager Griffith Foods
Randy Hammett Associate Publisher Grocery Headquarters Magazine
Ric Rosenbaum Publisher Grocery Headquarters Magazine
Kirk Campbell Meat Merchandiser Grocery Outlet Inc.
Steve Keville Meat Buyer Grocery Outlet Inc.
Weldon Weatherly Vice President, Fresh Meat, Frozen and Refrigerated Foods Grocery Outlet Inc.
Dave Willman Meat Merchandiser Grocery Outlet Inc.
Joe Zampko Fresh Meat Merchandiser Grocery Outlet Inc.
Marisol Navarro Buyer Grupo Comercial Chedraui
Dafne Valencia Buyer Manager Grupo Soriana City Club
Michele Southall Implementation Services Director GS1 US
Nick Hudek Business Development Manager H-E-B
Mike Jarzombek Vice President, Meat Marketing and Procurement H-E-B
Dan Marshall Business Development Manager H-E-B
Jeff Hahn Speaker Hahn Public Communications
Dennis Bland Director, National Retail Sales Hain Pure Protein
Jim Buckshaw Director of Sales-Southeast Hain Pure Protein
Barbara Quijano Vice President of Key Accounts, Creative Services & Customer Service Hain Pure Protein
Joe Quijano Director of Foodservice Sales Hain Pure Protein
Bill Rogers Director of Sales, Northeast Hain Pure Protein
Leigh Chase Seafood Category Manager Hannaford Supermarkets
Joseph Luca Merchandising Manager Hannaford Supermarkets
Tammy Woodbury Category Manager Hannaford Supermarkets
Luke LaPerriere Vice President, Meat and Seafood Harris Teeter LLC
Fred Printzlau Manager, Perishables Procurement Harris Teeter LLC
Jay Leavy Chief Executive Officer Harvest Food Distribution
Kevin Leavy President Harvest Food Distribution
Catie Cantrell Meat Merchandiser Heinen's Fine Foods, Inc.
Angelina Lauria Meat Manager Heinen's Fine Foods, Inc.
Jack Sjogren Design Center Specialist, Western Region Hillphoenix, A Dover Company
Lane Pauly Divisional Sales Manager Holmes Smokehouse
Scott Pennell Regional Manager Holmes Smokehouse
Jeffrey Porzenski Vice President of Sales and Marketing Holmes Smokehouse
Rodney Roth Chief Executive Officer Holmes Smokehouse
Bob Coyle Managing Director Holten Meat Co.
Dave Holm Sales Holten Meat Co.
Dave King Director of Retail Sales Holten Meat Co.
Mike Riley Vice President adn Marketing Holten Meat Co.
Jessica Smith Product Manager Holten Meat Co.
Jeff Sullivan Retail Business Manager Holten Meat Co.
Karen Twillmann Marketing Director Holten Meat Co.
Thomas Byom Director, Central Region Hormel Foods Corporation
Joe Ciola Senior National Accounts Manager Hormel Foods Corporation
Tom Day Group Vice President of Refrigerated Foods Hormel Foods Corporation
Joel Demro Senior Manager, Category Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Kurt Mueller Senior Vice President, Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Swen Neufeldt Vice President, Marketing and Consumer Products, Refrigerated Foods Hormel Foods Corporation
Brent Payne Director, Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Paul Peil Director, Fresh Meat Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Jeff Schultz National Sales Manager Hormel Foods Corporation
Patrick Schwab Senior Vice President of Sales, CPS Hormel Foods Corporation
Eric Steinbach Associate Hormel Foods Corporation
Natosha Walsh Director, Albertson's Company, Consumer Product Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Chris Spangler Chief Operating Officer HS&R Sales and Marketing Solutions
Jason Pride Assistant Vice President Meat and Seafood Operations Hy-Vee, Inc.
Mike Wasteney Commodity Manager Hy-Vee, Inc.
Frank Woodward District Vice President, Western District Hy-Vee, Inc.
Ronan Loftus Chief Executive Officer IdentiGEN
Kent Partida Senior Vice President IdentiGEN
Greg Peters Director of Technical Accounts IdentiGEN
Salvador Bendek Samour General Director Industrias Bendek S.A. De C.V.
Todd Reidy Vice President, Meat and Seafood Ingles Markets, Inc.
H.C. Sexton Buyer Ingles Markets, Inc.
Jeff Cormier National Sales Manager Interstate Container
Mindy Myrick Marketing Manager Interstate Container
Jim Higley Director of Business Development Interstates Companies
Danny Bujold Global Account Team Leader Intralox L.L.C.
Michelle Baumhover Marketing Director Iowa Premium
Lucas Deppe VP of Sales Iowa Premium
Jeffrey Johnson CEO Iowa Premium
Larry Levin Executive Vice President, Business Development, IRI New Solutions IRI
Steve Ramsey Executive and Practice Leader IRI
Dana Brion Marketing Manager J&B Group, Inc
Mike Carstens Retail Sales Representative J&B Group, Inc
Mark Geyen Business Development J&B Group, Inc
Jeff Johnson Director, Retail Innovation J&B Group, Inc
Bill Leva Chief Operations Officer J&G Foods, Inc.
Joe Piperato President J&G Foods, Inc.
Charles Rogers Buyer J.L.E. Enterprises, Inc
Adam Shapiro Store Manager Jack's Super Foodtown
Wesley Batista Filho President - Fed Beef Division JBS USA, LLC
Charlie Bradbury Regional Grass Fed Program JBS USA, LLC
Alan Byers Senior Vice President, Beef Sales JBS USA, LLC
Sarah Cameron Retail Sales Assistant JBS USA, LLC
Kim Clark Sales JBS USA, LLC
Chad Cliburn Head of Retail Field Sales, SW Division JBS USA, LLC
Linden Cowper Premium Programs Manager JBS USA, LLC
John Curran Vice President, Retail Sales JBS USA, LLC
Marty Dooley President and COO, Pork JBS USA, LLC
Pete Eckes Commercial & Operations JBS USA, LLC
Brian Fall Sales Representative JBS USA, LLC
Brian Fall Sales Representative JBS USA, LLC
John Flynn Vice President, Sales and Marketing JBS USA, LLC
Shannon Grassl Regional Beef Pricing, Scheduling & Inside Sales JBS USA, LLC
Stephanie Hamilton Assistant Brand Manager JBS USA, LLC
Pete Hicks Head of Fort Worth Sales JBS USA, LLC
Tyler Hodgson Head of Greeley Sales JBS USA, LLC
Mark Hoekstra Head of Atlanta Sales JBS USA, LLC
Kim Holzner Head of Imports JBS USA, LLC
Pat Huebner Head of Packaging and R&D JBS USA, LLC
Chris Jensen Vice President, Key Account Sales JBS USA, LLC
Devin Kulla Pork Marketing JBS USA, LLC
Kristina Lambert Head of Consumer Value Added JBS USA, LLC
Brad Lorenger Vice President, Sales and Marketing JBS USA, LLC
Ross Manternach Head of National Account Sales JBS USA, LLC
Terry Maul Director, Field Sales, West and Midwest JBS USA, LLC
Andre Noguiera Chief Executive Officer JBS USA, LLC
Martin Ortiz Field Sales JBS USA, LLC
Randy Orton Manager JBS USA, LLC
Sam Phillips Sales Manager JBS USA, LLC
George Price Head of Inside Sales JBS USA, LLC
Dave Smith Head of Retail Sales, Pork JBS USA, LLC
Devon Snider Marketing Manager JBS USA, LLC
Brad Starnes Foodservice Sales JBS USA, LLC
Jeremy Stuart Export manager JBS USA, LLC
Kerry Zabel Retail Account Manager JBS USA, LLC
Jim Hunter Speaker JD Hunter Associates, LLC
Jerry Boerger Director of Sales Jennie-O Turkey Store
Steve Brooks Director of Sales West Jennie-O Turkey Store
Cris Eide Director Business Development Jennie-O Turkey Store
Chuck Meath Vice President, Retail Sales Jennie-O Turkey Store
James Tupy Vice President, Retail Sales Jennie-O Turkey Store
Patricia Lavigne Executive Accounts, VP Jensen Meat Co., Inc.
Abel Olivera VP, Operations Jensen Meat Co., Inc.
Kerrie Lopez Director, Fresh Marketing Jet.com
Ethan Parisen Director, Meat and Seafood Jet.com
SHINICHI IGAWA Director JETRO New York
Joe Vandette Vice President, JO'H Fresh JOH
Michael Anderson East Region Coach Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Mike Anthony Region Coach Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Daniel Baltus Customer Insights Manager Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Kerry Dobric West Region Sales Manager Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Jim Huston Director, US Retail Sales Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Andria Long Vice President, Innovation Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Brynne Schmitt Senior Manager, Consumer Insights Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Tom Schneider Sales Director Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Megan Witt Business Manager, Texas Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Steve Holloway Director, Meat Operations K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Jamie Tignor Meat Category Manager K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
William de Klein Director, Business Development and Agriculture Karro Food Group
Sila Cansever Director of Research and Development Kayem Foods Inc.
Scott Cassel Southeast Business Manager Kayem Foods Inc.
Jeff Jarvis Southeast Regional Manager Kayem Foods Inc.
Karl Johnson VP of Marketing Kayem Foods Inc.
Matt Monkiewicz Vice President, Marketing Kayem Foods Inc.
Andrew Oberle Western Regional Sales Manager Kayem Foods Inc.
Celina Pargas Marketing Coordinator Kayem Foods Inc.
Chris Reisner Vice President, Sales Kayem Foods Inc.
Carrie Rogers-Rivera Associate Marketing Manager Kayem Foods Inc.
Stephen Strom Business Manager Kayem Foods Inc.
Mark Whitney Brand Manager Kayem Foods Inc.
Anthony Wrubel Senior Brand Manager Kayem Foods Inc.
Frank Gambarella Director of Perishables Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.
Bill Leo Meat Director Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.
Stephen Bilby Regional Sales Manager Kiolbassa Provisions Company
Megan Dobbertien Associate Kiolbassa Provisions Company
Charles Harris Senior Vice President Kiolbassa Provisions Company
Harold Heinze Director Of Marketing Kiolbassa Provisions Company
Ismail Jaber Vice President of Operations, Kiolbassa Provisions Kiolbassa Provisions Company
Michael Kiolbassa President Kiolbassa Provisions Company
Jordan Moy Regional Sales Manager Kiolbassa Provisions Company
Spike Rogers Vice President, Sales Kiolbassa Provisions Company
Tammy Skinner Event Coordinator Kiolbassa Provisions Company
David Rambke Market Development Manager - Food and Consumer packaging Klockner Pentaplast
Mike Brantner Director, Retail Meat and Seafood Operations Knowlan's Super Markets, Inc.
Jason Herfel Vice President, Fresh Foods and Marketing Knowlan's Super Markets, Inc.
Thom Brittenham Area Sales Manager Central Region Land O' Frost, Inc.
Shawn Callahan Area Sales Manager Land O' Frost, Inc.
Jann Carleson Regional Sales Manager Land O' Frost, Inc.
Patricia Carlin Sales Manager, Northwest Region Land O' Frost, Inc.
Theresa Heggem Regional Sales Manager Land O' Frost, Inc.
Patrick Henrie Southeast Region Sales Manager Land O' Frost, Inc.
Jeremy Jeffery Director, Sales Land O' Frost, Inc.
Matt Kovar Area Sales Manager Land O' Frost, Inc.
Bill Meredith National Account Manager Land O' Frost, Inc.
Reggie Moore Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing Land O' Frost, Inc.
James O'Hara Director, Customer Marketing Land O' Frost, Inc.
John Pelles Director of Sales, Eastern US Land O' Frost, Inc.
Carly Phillips Category Information Specialist Land O' Frost, Inc.
Julie Reynolds Area Sales Manager Land O' Frost, Inc.
Brian Rosman Director of Sales, Central U.S. Land O' Frost, Inc.
Matthew Schumacher Director of Sales, Western US Land O' Frost, Inc.
Doug Skeoch Vice President, Sales Land O' Frost, Inc.
David Van Eekeren President Land O' Frost, Inc.
Frank Warren Region Sales Manager Land O' Frost, Inc.
Jason Lindsey Buyer, Beef and Pork Laurel Grocery Co., LLC
Carey Otwell Vice President, Fresh Laurel Grocery Co., LLC
Doug Randolph Associate Laurel Grocery Co., LLC
Jack Wentzel Associate Laurel Grocery Co., LLC
Christie Freid National Sales Manager - Food Service Leonetti's Frozen Foods, Inc.
Robert Ippaso Senior Partner Leonetti's Frozen Foods, Inc.
Colleen Schreiber Staff Writer Livestock Weekly
Nathan Church Corporate Quality Assurance Product Scheduler Lowes Foods, LLC
Jeff Sahr Director of Meat and Seafood Merchandising Lowes Foods, LLC
Scott Kersting Director, Meat and Seafood Operations Lunds & Byerlys
David Huddle President Maher Marketing
Josh Beste Sales Director Man Cave Foods
Nick Beste President & CEO Man Cave Foods
Ray Grabowski East Regional Sales Manager Man Cave Foods
Jason Moore Director of Culinary Innovation / Renegade Chef Man Cave Foods
Josh Wark Director of Trade Marketing Man Cave Foods
Daniel Williams Western Regional Sales Manager Man Cave Foods
Eric Essig Vice President, Sales and Marketing Maple Leaf Farms Inc.
Mike Kelly Sales, West Coast Marcho Farms, Inc.
Ron Koenig Manager, Sales Marcho Farms, Inc.
Michael Smith National Sales Manager Marcho Farms, Inc.
Glen Jordan Strategic Account Manager Marcus Food Company (Austin, TX)
Brandon Lee Account Manager Marcus Food Company (Austin, TX)
Pamela Netzel VP Sales and Marketing Mary Anns Specialty Foods
Giovanni Francois Meat Cutter Massy Stores (SLU) Ltd.
Lucretia Octalien - Duncan Operations Manager Massy Stores (SLU) Ltd.
Daniel Emery President Meaningful Solutions
Catherine Golding Business Development Manager Meat & Livestock Australia Ltd
Rob Williams International Business Manager Meat & Livestock Australia Ltd
Joel Crews Editor Meat & Poultry Magazine
Bob Sims Features Editor Meat & Poultry Magazine
Dave Shepard Owner Meat Solutions
Lisa Keefe Editor Meating Place
Mike Walsh Senior Account Executive Meatingplace
Eduardo Medina Sales Medina & Medina
Pepin Medina Owner Medina & Medina
Crystal Ackerman Director, Planning Fresh Foods Meijer, Inc.
Ryan Michael DeLeon Buyer and Merchandiser, Meat Meijer, Inc.
Doug Foster Buyer and Category Manager Meijer, Inc.
John Jenkins Buyer and Merchandiser, Fresh Meat Meijer, Inc.
Jennie Hodgen PhD Senior Account Manager Merck Animal Health
Rodrigo Santibanez Global Account Manager Merck Animal Health
Gary Tiller Strategic Account Manager Merck Animal Health
Keith Brening Product Sales and Integration Engineer Mettler Toledo, Inc.
Rod Henry Retail Sales Engineer and Solutions Consultant Mettler Toledo, Inc.
Thomas Tschirhart Retail Sales Consultant, West Mettler Toledo, Inc.
Will Bracker Marketing Meyer Natural Foods
Lu Diaz Marketing Specialist Meyer Natural Foods
Mike Elam Director, LLB Branded Sales Meyer Natural Foods
Brian Endicott Graphic Designer Meyer Natural Foods
Sean Gagnon Vice President, Retail Sales Meyer Natural Foods
Tom Gonzalez Director of Branded Private Label Meyer Natural Foods
Bret Hultman Director, Retail Sales Meyer Natural Foods
Erick Jensen President, Local Harvest Meyer Natural Foods
David Kent Senior Vice President, New Business Development Meyer Natural Foods
Alison Miller Marketing Specialist Meyer Natural Foods
Scott Murphy Vice President, Retail Sales, Central Meyer Natural Foods
Paul Nobbe Brand Champion and Marketing Manager Meyer Natural Foods
Mike Pratt Senior Vice President, Sales Meyer Natural Foods
Jackie Salway Marketing Meyer Natural Foods
Gregg Sproed Vice President, Retail Sales, West Meyer Natural Foods
Reid Swanson Vice President, Retail Sales, Great Plains and Southeast Meyer Natural Foods
Tim Weiler Senior Vice President, Retail Sales Meyer Natural Foods
Jaime Cordova Meat Director Mi Pueblo Foods
Sally Hernandez Merchandising Director Mi Pueblo Foods
Javier Ramirez COO Mi Pueblo Foods
Danette Amstein Principal Midan Marketing
Greg Briere Creative Communications Director Midan Marketing
James Cooke Digital Content Marketing Manager Midan Marketing
Steve Hixon Account Management Director Midan Marketing
Hilary Mayclin Senior Account Executive Midan Marketing
Jo Ann Natt Project Leader Midan Marketing
Lauren Neuman Public Relations Midan Marketing
Maggie O'Quinn New Business Development Manager Midan Marketing
Gibson Palmes Content Manager Midan Marketing
Jamie Schatz Associate Creative Director Midan Marketing
Alex Tyre Account Executive Midan Marketing
Michael Uetz Principal Midan Marketing
Molly Wethington Junior Account Executive Midan Marketing
Christina Zhang, CFA AVP Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Ray Donnelly Sales Director Northeast Mountain States Rosen Mountain States Rosen, LLC
David Gage Vice President, Sales Mountain States Rosen, LLC
Ron Gould Chief Executive Officer Mountain States Rosen, LLC
Mehdi Shirazi Director Mountain States Rosen, LLC
Kelsey Story Project Manager Mountain States Rosen, LLC
Chris Sutliff Sales Mountain States Rosen, LLC
Tom Cross Regional Manager Mountaire Farms, Inc.
Tom Kramlich Regional Sales Manager Mountaire Farms, Inc.
Wayne Morgan Regional Sales Manager Mountaire Farms, Inc.
Gordon Bennett Chief Executive Officer MPS Enterprises, LLC
Dave Berger Account Manager MPS Enterprises, LLC
Andy Burns VP of Sales Mulay's Sausage
Kristie Galow Merchandiser Extraordinaire Mulay's Sausage
Loree Mulay Weisman President Mulay's Sausage
Ward Weisman Vice President Mulay's Sausage
Danny Bradford Business Development Leader Multisorb Technologies
Jeff Brown Business Development Leader Multisorb Technologies
Bob Bean Manager, Marketing National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Jeff Hampton Exhibitor Contractor National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Zack Kimbell Vice President, Case Ready National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Tim Klein President and CEO National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Tom Klein Vice President, Value Added Programs National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Doyle Leefers Regional Manager National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Monte Lowe Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Kent McCormick Director, Field Marketing National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Craig Miller Case Ready Field Specialist National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Nick Pasquini Business Manager of Value Added Programs National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Kevin Rauschelbach Field Representative National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Eric Siegfried Vice President, Sales and Customer Development National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Wes Steimel Business Manager of Value Added Programs National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Joe Sterle Director of Field Marketing National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Cathy Sturm Manager, Marketing National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Matt Tadlock EAC National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Scott Utecht Business Manager, Value Added Programs National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Keith Welty Vice President, Marketing National Beef Packing Company, LLC
Shelley Bradway Director, Strategic Account Development National Cattlemen's Beef Association
MATT BYRNE SUNFED RANCH - CA National Cattlemen's Beef Association
CHASE DECOITE ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR BQA National Cattlemen's Beef Association
Alisa Harrison SVP Global Marketing & Research National Cattlemen's Beef Association
Laura Hinton Associate Director, Strategic Account Management National Cattlemen's Beef Association
Sharla Huseman Director Marketing National Cattlemen's Beef Association
Marvin Kokes Vice President, Association Marketing National Cattlemen's Beef Association
Alison Krebs Director, Market Intelligence National Cattlemen's Beef Association
GARY PRICE 77 RANCH - TX National Cattlemen's Beef Association
Nikki Richardson Director, Reputation Management National Cattlemen's Beef Association
JOAN RUSKAMP FEEDYARD MANAGER - NE National Cattlemen's Beef Association
Season Solorio Senior Executive Director, Brand Marketing and Communications National Cattlemen's Beef Association
Christie Van Egmond Manager, Channel Marketing National Cattlemen's Beef Association
Beka Wall Associate Director National Cattlemen's Beef Association
Tom Super Senior Vice President, Communications National Chicken Council
Daniel Hein Meat and Seafood Specialist National Co+op Grocers
Greg Johnson National Meat and Seafood Coordinator National Co+op Grocers
Fred Ruehl National Fresh Program Manager National Co+op Grocers
Brittany Bailey Manager, Retail Marketing and Innovation National Pork Board
Sara Crawford Director, Retail Marketing and Innovation National Pork Board
Patrick Fleming Market Intelligence and Innovation National Pork Board
James Murray Manager Foodservice Marketing and Innovation National Pork Board
Todd Rodibaugh Manager, Retail Marketing and Innovation National Pork Board
Ron Elving Senior Washington Editor National Public Radio
Keith Williams Vice President, Communications and Marketing National Turkey Federation
Shayne Eisenga Owner Natural Choice Foods Natural Choice Foods
Andrew McDonald Senior Vice President, International Sales and Marketing NH Foods Australia
Anthony Naticchia North American Sales Manager NH Foods Australia
Nicholas Maniaci Manager Nicholas Markets, Inc.
Robert Nicolosi President Nicolosi Foods, Inc
Jen Campuzano Director Nielsen
Meagan Nelson Associate Client Director Nielsen Perishables Group
Ryo Hamada New York Sales Manager Nippon Shokken U.S.A., Inc.
Katy Holsten Senior Business Account Executive Nippon Shokken U.S.A., Inc.
Tomoki Kai Sales Manager Nippon Shokken U.S.A., Inc.
Takashi Nakamura Research and Development Nippon Shokken U.S.A., Inc.
Frank Miranda President NML Marketing
Douglas Bull Vice President, Sales Nolan Ryan Beef
Nichole Francis Director, Marketing Nolan Ryan Beef
Cody Marburger Vice President, Operations Nolan Ryan Beef
Chris Meighen Vice President, Sales Nolan Ryan Beef
James Smith Field Representative Nolan Ryan Beef
Jason Dobis Fresh Sales Manager Norbest, Inc.
Barry Carpenter President and CEO North American Meat Institute
Robin Cornelison Troy Director, Conference Services and Sponsorships North American Meat Institute
Mark Dopp Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs and Scientific Affiars, General Counsel North American Meat Institute
Jim Goldberg Director, Member Recruitment and Outreach North American Meat Institute
Nicole Vetsch Manager, Education & Workforce Development North American Meat Institute
Ann Wells Director, Education and Workforce Development North American Meat Institute
Eric Zito Senior Director, Membership and Exposition Services North American Meat Institute
Elan Ange Chief Executive Officer O&T Farms Ltd.
Rob Dreger International Market Development O&T Farms Ltd.
Brian Gurin Sales Associate O&T Farms Ltd.
Brian Caravella Director, Retail Sales OK Foods, Inc.
Todd Fretheim Director, Value Added and Export Sales OK Foods, Inc.
Allyson Peek Regional Sales Manager OK Foods, Inc.
Zak Romanoff Director of Sales OMNI Food Sales
Cole Everett VP of Sales Ozark Mountain Poultry
Shelby Gragg Sales Manager Ozark Mountain Poultry
Mack Graves Senior Advisor Panorama Meats
Sarah Allison Senior Category Manager Peapod, Inc.
Anthony Stallone Vice President, Merchandising and Industry Control Peapod, Inc.
Nancy Torkomian Merchandising Manager Peapod, Inc.
Jose Fernando Rios Regent Pecuaria Exportadora
Tara Anderson Chef/Owner Pederson's Natural Farms
Neil Dudley Vice President of Marketing Pederson's Natural Farms
Stacy Dudley VP of Marketing Pederson's Natural Farms
Jeff Hackett Lead Sales Support Rep Pederson's Natural Farms
Christa Halliburton Operations Support Specialist Pederson's Natural Farms
Cody Lane President Pederson's Natural Farms
Jim Ondrusek Special Projects Coordinator Pederson's Natural Farms
Hans Vanderenden Sales Manager Pederson's Natural Farms
Rebecca Roberts Account Manager, Supermarket News Penton Media, Inc
Jerry Rymont Publisher Penton Media, Inc
David Blackmon Senior Director of Sales, Clubs & Mass Merchandisers Perdue Foods
Dave Brittingham Director, Trade Marketing Perdue Foods
Eric Christianson Senior Vice President, Marketing Perdue Foods
Randy Day Chief Executive Officer Perdue Foods
Steven Evans President Perdue Foods
Jake Fazio Vice President, Western Sales Perdue Foods
Kory Hooker Senior Director, Sales, Clubs and New Business Perdue Foods
Bryan Hurst Vice President, Specialty Foods and Wholesale Perdue Foods
Doug Johnson Senior Director, Trade Marketing Perdue Foods
Mike Levengood Vice President, Chief Animal Care Officer and Farmer Relationship Advocate Perdue Foods
Gail McWilliam Vice President, Marketing and Further Processed Perdue Foods
Chris Oliviero Vice President, Club and Mass Merchandisers Perdue Foods
Chas Schaffernoth Vice President, Supermarket and Deli Sales Perdue Foods
Bruce Stewart-Brown Senior Vice President, Food Safety, Quality and Live Operations Perdue Foods
Andrew Urban Senior Vice President, Sales Perdue Foods
Brad Wilson CEO Perfect Fit Meals
Annsley Brophy Marketing Analyst Pilgrim's Pride Corporation
Paul Canon Sales Pilgrim's Pride Corporation
Dan Daley Sales Pilgrim's Pride Corporation
Sabina Downing Sales Pilgrim's Pride Corporation
Tom Haynie Sales Pilgrim's Pride Corporation
Jim Cataline Service Manager Pine Manor/Miller Poultry
Fred Lechlitner Regional Sales Manager Pine Manor/Miller Poultry
Clayton Miller Sales Rep. Pine Manor/Miller Poultry
Galen Miller President/Owner Pine Manor/Miller Poultry
Ken Rains Service Manager Pine Manor/Miller Poultry
Sean Durnan Sales and Marketing Associate Pineland Farms Natural Meats
Greg Hallett Sales and Marketing Manager Pineland Farms Natural Meats
Markos Manos Account Executive Pineland Farms Natural Meats
Rodney McCrum President and Chief Operating Officer Pineland Farms Natural Meats
David Ordway Vice President, Sales and Marketing Pineland Farms Natural Meats
Bob Dubiskey Account Manager Pioneer
Eric Fortin Account Manager Pioneer
Eric Mayo Account Manager Pioneer
Rodney Rodman Account Manager Pioneer
Blake Ward Account Manager Pioneer
Mike Karowalia Buyer Poco Loco Group
Vince Buszko Buyer Porky Products
Steve Cordone Field Specialist Porky Products
Jevon Ewig Buyer Porky Products
Paul Aho, PhD. Economist and Consultant Poultry Perspective
Thomas Soderberg Sales Director Prairie Grove Farms
Elizabeth Holt Director of Field Marketing PRE Brands LLC
Erayna Sargent Director of Marketing PRE Brands LLC
Wayne Vonder Heide VP of Sales PRE Brands LLC
John Butler Vice President - Business Development Premier Concepts
Courtney Gellhaus Regional Sales Director Premier Proteins, LLC
Blythe Graham Regional Sales Director Premier Proteins, LLC
Tim Haas Chief Executive Officer Premier Proteins, LLC
Michael Moritz Regional Sales Manager Premier Proteins, LLC
Justin Clark Sales Manager Premier Sales Solutions
Derrick Stapley Sales Manager Premier Sales Solutions
Mark Wilhelm President Premier Sales Solutions
Paul Beletsky Director, Meat and Packaged Deli Merchandising Price Chopper Supermarkets
Jason Resner Vice President of Meat and Seafood Price Chopper Supermarkets
Janet Blaney Associate Brand Director Progressive Grocer
James Dudlicek Editor-In-Chief Progressive Grocer
Brian Levy Partner ProPortion Foods, LLC
Tim Lewis VP Protein Procurement ProPortion Foods, LLC
Cody Masters Executive Chef ProPortion Foods, LLC
Jeff Sterling EVP Sales and Marketing - CLW Foods ProPortion Foods, LLC
Karen Young Director, Retail Sales ProPortion Foods, LLC
Jack Anglin Category Manager Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Bill Booth Business Development Director, Meat and Seafood Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Tim Armour President Pyramid Food Brokers, Inc.
JC Artavia Pork Buyer Quirch Foods
Andrew Broce Purchasing Manager, Beef Quirch Foods
Frank Grande President Quirch Foods
Kevin Miller Purchasing Manager, Pork Quirch Foods
Gustavo Paguaga Beef Buyer Quirch Foods
Bill Quirch Managing Partner Quirch Foods
Guille Quirch IV Beef Buyer Quirch Foods
Anthony Schneider Purchasing Director Quirch Foods
Jeff Slattery Purchasing Manager, Poultry Quirch Foods
Shane Bownds Executive Director Rabobank
Robert Norris Senior Manager Radian Group
Todd Allen Category Manager Raley's Family of Fine Stores
Scott Contreras General Manager Randall Foods, Inc.
James McClaskey Vice President Randall Foods, Inc.
Michael Totin Buyer Randall Foods, Inc.
Ron Totin President Randall Foods, Inc.
Marty Collins Midwest Regional Sales Manager Randolph Packing Co.
Daniel Yancey Regional Sales Manager Randolph Packing Co.
Matt Tarver Vice President Renovo Capital, LLC
Charlie Dieker National Account Manager Reser's Fine Foods
John McCarthy Catgeory Manager Reser's Fine Foods
Judy Page Director Reser's Fine Foods
Marty Reser Vice President Reser's Fine Foods
Rick Wilson National Account Manager - Resers Fine Foods Reser's Fine Foods
Thomas Swovick Manager - MPS Group Retrotech, Inc.
Claudio Varrasso Sales Robert Reiser & Company, Inc.
Lawrence Duplantis Director, Meat and Seafood Robert's Fresh Market
Jack Treuting Senior Director, Perishables Robert's Fresh Market
Frank Vitale Director, Meat Operations Roche Bros., Inc.
Cory Rasmussen President Rodon Foods
Robert Rasmussen Account Manager Rodon Foods
Tony Petrucci Segment Specialist Roka Bioscience
Steve Blum National Account Manager Rose Packing Company
Peter Rose Product Development Manager Rose Packing Company
Frank Vainisi National Account Manager Rose Packing Company
Mark Vanderberg National Sales Manager Rose Packing Company
Dan Weiskopf National Retail Sales Manager Rose Packing Company
Tony Busalacchi Vice President, Meat and Seafood Roundy's Supermarkets, Inc.
James Breuhl Director of Meat and Seafood Rouse's Enterprises, LLC
Joe Mcclure director, Meat and Seafood Rouse's Enterprises, LLC
Matthew Jackson Director of Operations Rupari Food services, Inc
Mike Kaczynski CSO Rupari Food services, Inc
Jack Kelly CEO Rupari Food services, Inc
Kristin Kroepfl VP Marketing Rupari Food services, Inc
Andy Riggs Associate Rupari Food services, Inc
Ryan Udvett Chef Rupari Food services, Inc
Terry Suessen Vice President, Operations Ruprecht Company
Jorge Alcocer National Manager RYC Alimentos
Edward Gonzalez General Manager RYC Foods
Jarrod Ferguson VP of Business Development, Sales Sadler's Bar-B-Que Sales, Ltd.
Ross Flanagan Procurement Sadler's Bar-B-Que Sales, Ltd.
Brian Reuter R&D Manager Sadler's Bar-B-Que Sales, Ltd.
Randy Sadler EVP Sales Sadler's Bar-B-Que Sales, Ltd.
Nancy Rathje Quality Assurance Manager, Meat and Seafood Safeway Inc.
Paul Reich Executive Vice President, Business Development Salm Partners, LLC
Mysti Richardson VP Marketing Sam Kane Beef Processors
Jack Bell Senior Buyer, Poultry Sam's Club
Ed Brydle Senior Inventory Manager, Meat Sam's Club
Steve Gile Buyer, Beef Sam's Club
Brian Gripe Buyer, Pork Sam's Club
Sue Lansley Senior Buyer Sam's Club
Ramon Rios Buyer Sam's Club
Steve Barkurn Manager of Corporate Sales Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Peter Boehme Retail Sales Manager Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Hillary Burroughs Manager, Marketing Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Andrew Cole Corporate Sales Manager, Retail Sanderson Farms, Inc.
David Gadd Retail Sale Manager Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Jeff Green Commodity Meat Manager Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Thomas Hartfield Associate Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Herbert Melton Corporate Retail Accounts Specialist Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Will Miller Corporate Sales Manager, Retail Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Brian Schmoekel Manager of Retail Sales Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Joe Steinwinder Corporate Sales Manager, Retail Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Tony McGee Head of Supermarkets Sanger Australia Pty. Ltd.
Ricky Taylor Chief Operating Officer Sanger Australia Pty. Ltd.
Dave Negron Vice President, Fresh Save-A-Lot, Ltd.
Howard Bender Chief Executive Officer and Chef Schmacon
Kristin McCann Director, Brand Management Schmacon
Steven Englert Jr. Category Manager, Meat Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Edward Meyer Group Vice President, Meat, Seafood and Bakery Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Paul Schulte Category Manager, Meat Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Steve Randecker Executive Vice President, Southwest and Region Schraad and Associates, Inc.
william schraad jr President & CEO Schraad and Associates, Inc.
Todd Krc Director of Retail Sales Schweid & Sons
Amber Lynch Director of Marketing Schweid & Sons
Ron Nelson National Account Manager Schweid & Sons
Jamie Schweid President, CEO Schweid & Sons
Brian Taphorn Vice President, Business Development Seaboard Foods
David Barraco Associate Sealed Air Corporation
Susan Beebe National Coordinator, RTF Sealed Air Corporation
Sean Brady Market Development Manager Sealed Air Corporation
Stacey Couch Market Development Director, Retail Sealed Air Corporation
David Emmel Director, Packforum Americas Sealed Air Corporation
Megan Fletcher Marketing Specialist Sealed Air Corporation
Jeff Gardner Vice Presdent, Sales and Marketing Sealed Air Corporation
David Grams Market Development Manager Sealed Air Corporation
Jon Hansen Retail Task Force Regional Coordinator Sealed Air Corporation
Shawn Harris Marketing Director Sealed Air Corporation
Jerry Kelly National Business Development Manager Sealed Air Corporation
Vito Santoro Vice President, Sales and Marketing Sealed Air Corporation
Frank Terlizzi Vice President, Key Accounts Sealed Air Corporation
Jay Wilson Senior Marketing Director Sealed Air Corporation
Anthony York Vice President, Sales North America Sealed Air Corporation
Terrie Ellerbee Editor Shelby Publishing Co., Inc.
Stephanie Reid Executive Vice President, Publisher Shelby Publishing Co., Inc.
Wally Goodman Meat Procurement Sherwood Food Distributors
Brent Woltman Director Sherwood Food Distributors
Don James Director Sales and Merchandising Meat Shoppers Food Warehouse Corp.
Terry Glass Owner ShopRite Glass Gardens, Inc.
Richard Jersey Vice President, Specialty Meats Sierra meat
Joe Yanover Meat and Seafood Smart & Final Stores LLC
Frank Dominguez Corporate Chef Smithfield Farmland Sales Corp.
Louis Alvarez Branch Manager Smithfield Foods Inc.
Dedra Berg Senior Director, Fresh Pork Marketing Smithfield Foods Inc.
Will Brunt Chief Innovation Officer Smithfield Foods Inc.
Tom Danneker Vice President and General Manager, Fresh Sausage Smithfield Foods Inc.
Bob Darrell Vice President, Fresh Pork Retail and Foodservice Sales Smithfield Foods Inc.
Robert Delaney Director of Innovation Smithfield Foods Inc.
Jeremiah Dominguez Culinary Helper Smithfield Foods Inc.
Julian Dominguez Culinary Helper Smithfield Foods Inc.
Keira Lombardo Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs Smithfield Foods Inc.
Mike McGath Senior Director, Sales Smithfield Foods Inc.
Brian Murray Vice President, Retail Sales, West Region Smithfield Foods Inc.
Dennis Organ Senior Vice President, Supply Chain and DSD Smithfield Foods Inc.
Mike Paribello Senior Director, Marketing Smithfield Foods Inc.
John Pauley Executive Vice President of Retail Sales, Packaged Meats Smithfield Foods Inc.
Russell Rutter Vice President, Alternative Channels and E-Commerce Smithfield Foods Inc.
Dale Sadlon Director of Sales Smithfield Foods Inc.
Scott Saunders President, Fresh Pork Division Smithfield Foods Inc.
Joseph Sebring President, Packaged Meats Division Smithfield Foods Inc.
Kenneth Sullivan President and CEO Smithfield Foods Inc.
Dhamu Thamodaran Executive Vice President and Chief Commodity Hedging Officer Smithfield Foods Inc.
Dan Thurston Director Sales Northeast Smithfield Foods Inc.
Tim Totin Vice President, Central Division Smithfield Foods Inc.
Eric Waddell Vice President, Retail Sales, Kroger Smithfield Foods Inc.
Joe Weber Executive Vice President, Growth and Business Development Smithfield Foods Inc.
Tracy Wind Senior Vice President, West Retail Sales Smithfield Foods Inc.
Tim Zimmer Senior Vice President, Insights and Field Communications Smithfield Foods Inc.
Mark Cassady Vice President, Retail Sales East Smithfield Packing Company, Inc.
Thomas Darden Director, Fresh Pork Sales Smithfield Packing Company, Inc.
Shelly Phalen Senior Vice President, Fresh Pork Business Development Smithfield Packing Company, Inc.
Ed Tanksley Senior Director, Fresh Pork Retail Sales, West Smithfield Packing Company, Inc.
Keller Watts Senior Vice President, Packaged Business Development Smithfield Packing Company, Inc.
Wendy Harris Director, Marketing Sofina Foods Inc.
Debbie Vacha Sales Manager SONAC USA
Bill Adair Buyer, Beef and Poultry Southeastern Grocers, LLC
Dave Bieniek Senior Manager, Strategic Sourcing Southeastern Grocers, LLC
Timmy Hinkle Assistant Category Manager, Beef and Pork Southeastern Grocers, LLC
Josh Piatek Category Director Southeastern Grocers, LLC
JoAnne LaBounty President/CEO Spartanburg Meat Processing Co., Inc.
Christiann Marchand Director of Business Development Spartanburg Meat Processing Co., Inc.
Todd Deal Buyer and Category Manager SpartanNash Company
Al Fink Operations Manager SpartanNash Company
Brian Wright Corporate Retail Manager SpartanNash Company
Ric Herrera VP Sales and Marketing Specialty Food Groups
Michael Blumer Senior Category Manager Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc.
Rodney Mills Director of Meat and Seafood Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc.
Lori Dunn Executive Director, Sales and Marketing Strauss Brands
Greg Martin Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing Strauss Brands
John Massa Director of Retail Sales Strauss Brands
Joseph Musillami Associate Strauss Brands
Brian Phillips Executive Director of Business Development Strauss Brands
Randy Strauss President Strauss Brands
Tim Strauss President Strauss Brands
Craig Fissel National Account Manager SugarCreek
Ben Hoppe Vice President Summit Marketing Partners
Gary Woltjer President Summit Marketing Partners
Adam Bauer Sales Manager Sun Beef LLC
Chris Donati Owner Sun Beef LLC
Laura Hernandez Sales Manager Sun Beef LLC
Dan Humphrey Meat and Seafood Director Sunset Foods
Marcel Van Der Heijdt Manager, Fresh Department Super Food
Daniel Clay Texas Area Sales Representative Superior Farms
Faith Garrard Corporate Accounts Sales Manager Superior Farms
Angela Gentry Associate Superior Farms
Camille Osguthorpe Producer Superior Farms
Mike Osguthorpe Producer Superior Farms
Gary Pfeiffer Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing Superior Farms
Rick Stott Chief Exective Officer Superior Farms
Ronald Ruggless Senior Editor Supermarket News
Clemente Ayala Buyer Supermercado Teloloapan
Alvaro Cubas Senior Buyer Supermercados La Colonia
Greg Marbold Vice President, Fresh Merchandising SUPERVALU - East Region
Michael White Vice President, Fresh SUPERVALU - West Region
Dave Butler Corporate Sourcing Manager II, Beef and Pork SUPERVALU INC.
Michael Flack Director, Meat and Seafood SUPERVALU INC.
Vivian Nystuen Business Manager SUPERVALU INC.
Greg Opsal Director, Meat and Seafood Merchandising SUPERVALU INC.
Jonathan Amidei Chief Operating Officer Swaggerty's Farm
John Gladney Marketing Manager Swaggerty's Farm
NIck Swaggerty Manager Swaggerty's Farm
Garret Swart Retail Regional Manager Swaggerty's Farm
Dan Turner National Retail Sales Manager Swaggerty's Farm
Phil Verk Logistic Co-ordinator T. Verk Trading Inc.
Terry Verk General Manager T. Verk Trading Inc.
Amber Benesh Director Target Corporation
Niccholas Berkeland Buyer Frozen Meat , Fresh and Frozen Seafood Target Corporation
Alex Corbishley Director, Meat and Seafood Target Corporation
Thomas Jackson Senior Product Developer Target Corporation
Michael Kuhlmann Buyer Target Corporation
William Rice Buyer Target Corporation
Amanda Robeck Buyer Target Corporation
Brian Seecharan Senior Buyer Target Corporation
Brooke Wentzlaff Senior Buyer Target Corporation
Erin Camp Associate Brand Manager Teton Waters Ranch
Gordon Cooper Vice President of Sales Teton Waters Ranch
Larry Edelen Sales Teton Waters Ranch
Brad Graham Sales Teton Waters Ranch
Gary Acuff Professor Texas A&M University
Robert Hale Manger Channel Marketing Texas Beef Council
Russell Woodward Senior Manager, Product Marketing Texas Beef Council
Stacy Elmore General Manager Teys USA Inc.
Selwyn Jones Sales Manager Teys USA Inc.
Kip Padgelek Retail Sales and Marketing Teys USA Inc.
Paul Adams Coordinator, Fresh Meat, Seafood and Deli The Kroger Co.
Marcellus Harris Assistant Commodity Manager The Kroger Co.
Steve Harris Meat and Seafood Merchandiser The Kroger Co.
Jason Lay Senior Category Sales Manager The Kroger Co.
Robert Miller Manager, Promotional Planning The Kroger Co.
Mike Mize Meat Merchandising Field Specialist The Kroger Co.
Trey Phucas Head of Meat and Seafood department The Kroger Co.
Brian Piedmonte Director, Meat and Seafood Merchandising The Kroger Co.
Russ Richardson Vice President, Meat and Seafood The Kroger Co.
Glenn Roberts Director, Sales and Sourcing, Corporate Brands and Perishable The Kroger Co.
Daniel Tilmes Corporate Brands The Kroger Co.
Mark Whited Category Sales Manager The Kroger Co. - Delta Division
Larry Frorenza Regional Sales Manager The Lamb Co-Operative, Inc.
Ray Magallanes Regional Sales Manager The Lamb Co-Operative, Inc.
Shane O'Hara Executive Vice President The Lamb Co-Operative, Inc.
Bill Santos Sales Manager The Lamb Co-Operative, Inc.
Samuel Gazdziak Editor The National Provisioner Magazine
Matt Johnson Vice President, Fresh and Food Service The North West Company Inc.
Alex Hooper Meat Manager The Supermart Ltd.
Ernie Andreas Corporate Chef Thomas Foods International USA
Teunis Boer Managing Director Thomas Foods International USA
Greg Bourke Chief Executive Officer Thomas Foods International USA
Michael Forrest CEO Thomas Foods International USA
Elissa Garling Business Development Manager, Retail Thomas Foods International USA
Chris Leacy General, Sales Thomas Foods International USA
Sandy Machin Sales & Procurement Thomas Foods International USA
Paul Pardini Vice President, Retail Sales Thomas Foods International USA
Deanna Ross Retail Sales Thomas Foods International USA
Frank Tarantino President Thomas Foods International USA
Kevin Anderson Director, Product Innovation To-Jo Fresh Mushrooms, Inc.
John Cunningham National Accounts Manager To-Jo Fresh Mushrooms, Inc.
Mike Wood Vice President, Sales To-Jo Fresh Mushrooms, Inc.
Keith Bollman Director, Purchasing Branded Meats Topco Associates LLC
James Lane Director, Meat and Seafood Tops Markets, LLC
Mike Davis Director of Sales, Egg, Poultry and Protein Tosca
David Priest National Sales Manager, Retail Tosca
Scott Schimming Director of Sales, Retail Tosca
Alberto Labbe Meat Purchasing Manager Tottus
Steven Hamilton Category Manager Trader Joe's Company
Nina Shapiro Buyer Trader Joe's Company
Cornelia Bischoff Sales Leader Treif USA, Inc.
Richard Repollet Sales Manager Treif USA, Inc.
Neil Boyle Account Manager TryAngle Foods
Mike Naticchioni Vice President of Sales TryAngle Foods
Dave Von Iderstein Account Manager TryAngle Foods
Doug Von Iderstein President TryAngle Foods
Brian Lien Sales Manager Turkey Valley Farms
Andrew Bell Commercial Sales Operations Tyson Foods, Inc.
Jennifer Bentz Senior Vice President, Insights and Innovation Tyson Foods, Inc.
Brad Bodine Vice President Tyson Foods, Inc.
David Bray Vice President, Customer Development, Grocery Tyson Foods, Inc.
Bob Cardosi Senior Manager Tyson Foods, Inc.
Bill Ciani Vice President Tyson Foods, Inc.
Paul Connor Director Tyson Foods, Inc.
Bill Creighton Vice President, Customer Development, East Tyson Foods, Inc.
Keith Culver Vice President, New Product Production and Sales Tyson Foods, Inc.
James David Senior Director, Business Operations, Retail, Raw Poultry Tyson Foods, Inc.
Brian Haak Regional Sales Manager Tyson Foods, Inc.
Christopher Haller Vice President, Commercial Capabilities, Planning and Development Tyson Foods, Inc.
Kent Harrison Vice President, Fresh Meats, Marketing and Premium Programs Tyson Foods, Inc.
Jerry Holbrook Senior Vice President, Fresh Meats Sales and Marketing Tyson Foods, Inc.
Chad Jensen Vice President Tyson Foods, Inc.
Don Kieffer Vice President, Boxed Beef Pricing Tyson Foods, Inc.
Nancy Knudsen Director Tyson Foods, Inc.
Jay Krehbiel Vice President, Pork Pricing Tyson Foods, Inc.
Ray McGaugh SVP Raw Value Added Tyson Foods, Inc.
Daniel Morales Industry Engagment Tyson Foods, Inc.
Sheldon Phillips Vice President Tyson Foods, Inc.
Mark Purvis Vice President Tyson Foods, Inc.
Jason Robertson Vice President, Case Ready Beef and Pork Tyson Foods, Inc.
Scott Rouse Chief Customer Officer Tyson Foods, Inc.
Michael Shinstine Senior Director, Customer Development Tyson Foods, Inc.
Jim Solsma Service Center President, Tyson Fresh Meats Tyson Foods, Inc.
Ryan Vessell Director Tyson Foods, Inc.
Chris Wolf Director of Innovation Tyson Foods, Inc.
Ozlem Worpel Manager Tyson Foods, Inc.
Kevin Younger Vice President, National Account Sales Tyson Foods, Inc.
Alberto Diaz Translator U.S. Meat Export Federation
Javier Garcia Retail Manager U.S. Meat Export Federation
Jessica Julca South American Representative U.S. Meat Export Federation
Lucia Ruaho CA Meat Consultant U.S. Meat Export Federation
Elizabeth Wunderlich Caribbean Manager U.S. Meat Export Federation
Stephen Edwards Vice President, Meat and Seafood Unified Grocers, Inc.
Bill Robinson Meat Director, PNW Unified Grocers, Inc.
Mark Walthers Meat Director, California Unified Grocers, Inc.
Scott Worrell Executive Director, Meat and Seafood Unified Grocers, Inc.
Joey Garrard Vice President of Sales & Global Export United Source One
Jamie Chadwick Account Manager Urner Barry Publications
Haidee Elliott Account Manager Urner Barry Publications
Jim Kenny Director, Business Development Urner Barry Publications
Bruce Longo Reporter, Boxed Beef Urner Barry Publications
Christy Owen Category Management, Beef US Foods, Inc.
Sylvia Wulf Senior Vice President, Category Management US Foods, Inc.
Elaine Hite Staff Officer USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service
Darlene Lee Staff Officer USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service
Mark Montelongo Meat and Seafood Buyer Vallarta Supermarkets
tom carriveau Meat Director Valley Markets, Inc.
Kelly Demars Meat Manager Valley Markets, Inc.
Dave Thompson Meat Manager Valley Markets, Inc.
Leonal Kilgore President And COO Vantage Foods, Inc.
Dana Ehrlich Founder and CEO Verde Farms, LLC
Joe Koch Vice President, Sales Verde Farms, LLC
Pete Lewis Vice President of Marketing Verde Farms, LLC
Cassie Marantz Marketing Verde Farms, LLC
Keith McNaboe Marketing Manager Verde Farms, LLC
Ron Link VP Sales & Marketing VILLARI FOOD GROUP, LLC
Maria Paredes Northern Regional Sales Manager VILLARI FOOD GROUP, LLC
Joseph Villari Owner VILLARI FOOD GROUP, LLC
David flomen President & CEO Viscofan Inc.
Kerry Allen Retail Sales Volk Enterprises
Ed Gustafson CEO Volk Enterprises
Rorie Hill Associate Volk Enterprises
John Kline Associate Volk Enterprises
Mark Salerno Merchandiser Supervisor Wakefern Food Corp.
Roger Savoia Vice President, Meat Division Wakefern Food Corp.
Sebastian Alvear Manager, Meat, Seafood and Frozen Food Wal-Mart Chile
Nicolas Duhalde Meat Buyer Wal-Mart Chile
Abel Pina Meat Buyer Wal-Mart Chile
Hugo Gonzalez Sales Manager Wal-Mart de Mexico, S.A. de C.V.
Damaris Caraballo Associate Buyer Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Kevin Anderson Regional Sales Manager Walton's, Inc
Jody Smith Senior Sales Manager Wayne Farms LLC
Bird Lerdbussarakam Wegmans Brand Product Manager Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
Michael LoBiondo Category Merchant Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
Dan Mezzoprete Category Merchant Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
Kelly Schoeneck Vice President, Meat and Seafood Merchandising Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
Mark Spagnola Group Manager, Meat Merchandising Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
Kristina Bierschwale Vice President, Sales and Business Development Where Food Comes From, Inc.
Scott Agnew Senior Account Executive Wilcox Marketing
Darryl Marshall Senior Account Executive Wilcox Marketing
Marty Nichols Vice President Wilcox Marketing
Chad Warren Senior Account Executive Wilcox Marketing
James Wilcox President Wilcox Marketing
Maggie Gentert Market Manager Winecup Gamble Ranch
Michael Brewer Technical Account Manager, Protein Group Wixon, Inc.
Colleen McDonald Marketing Manager Wixon, Inc.
Zak Otto Technical R&D Manager Wixon, Inc.
Ron Ratz Director, Protein Development Wixon, Inc.
Lorie Tremble Sales Solutions Manager Wixon, Inc.
Pat Barry Sales Wolverine Packing
Cliff Fields Sales Representative WS Packaging Group, Inc.
Albert Ghiloni General Manager WS Packaging Group, Inc.
Rob Lewis Product Manager WS Packaging Group, Inc.
Tim Oakhill Chief Marketing Officer WS Packaging Group, Inc.
Mike Peart Sales Representative WS Packaging Group, Inc.
Graham Rushall Sales Representative WS Packaging Group, Inc.
Becky Smith Senior VP Sales WS Packaging Group, Inc.
Vicki Strull Marketing Consultant WS Packaging Group, Inc.
Jim Thompson Sales Representative WS Packaging Group, Inc.
Tricia Brown Key Account Manager Yerecic Label
John Cravens Key Account Manager Yerecic Label
Brett DiNaples Key Account Manager Yerecic Label
Dominic Gibbons Key Account Manager Yerecic Label
Joseph Gibbons Senior Key Account Manager Yerecic Label
Art Yerecic President Yerecic Label
Kristin Yerecic Marketing Manager Yerecic Label
Howie Johnson Sales Manager Zip-Pak
Dave Quinn National Account Manager Zip-Pak
Christi Calhoun Senior Manager, Food Chain Outreach Zoetis
Jeff Hay Improvest Business Manager Zoetis
Doug Ott Pork Processing Segment Manager Zoetis
Julie Camardo-Steron Chief Executive Officer Zweigle's Inc.
Christina Steinmetz Purchasing Manager Zweigle's Inc.
David Bistrovic Sales
Mark Celmer President
Brad Clark Senior Category Sales Manager
Creighton Dolbel Commercial Business Development Manager
Jim Ethridge Executive Director, Strategic Account Management
Brad Greenway Speaker
Reese Hanaford Food Purchasing Manager
Mike Hurlbut Sales Manager
Alyssa Keen Office Manager
Dennis Kersey Senior Vice President, Meat Marketing
Jeff Lane Director
Thomas LeBeau Director of National Accounts
Stewart Leeth VP of Regulatory Affairs and Sustainability Officer
Damian Mason Business and Agriculture Speaker
Josh Morelli Exhibit Partner
Mike Muha Vice President, Meat Marketing
David Neitzel Buyer and Merchandiser
Chad Nicholson VP, Business Strategy Director
Christy Niebaum Senior Brand Strategist
Dale Nolin Meat Manager
Alexa Perry Senior Manager, Marketing
Chris Rodriguez Meat Specialist
Ken Rushing Directory Category Sales
Courtney Shore Account Director
Greg Standifer Account Director
Austin Yancey Chef
Valerie Zanchettin Director