Voice of the Restaurant Industry
FOHBOH RE-LAUNCHES...ON MULTIPLE FRONTS...ALL AT ONCE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: San Jose, California, December 1, 2010: Most companies change gradually or add a new capability, product or service one at a time. Not FOHBOH. It's just not in their DNA to move slowly or do one of anything.
"We see opportunity and if it fits our vision, good for our members and falls into place on our development roadmap, then we go for it" say as CEO and Founder, Michael L. Atkinson.
FOHBOH just launched fohboh.com 3.0, after 8 months of planning and development and an incredible investment in time and capital. "While it's finally launched, there is more to do now than ever. This is just the beginning", says Keith Brown, Chief Technology Architect at FOHBOH.
FOHBOH 3.0 includes not just the original Restaurant Network and online Foodservice industry community, but multiple foodservice communities for wine and culinary and now, a social-business marketplace called Brand Central. FOHBOH management has been busy in 2010; acquiring three (3) Foodservice communities and launching FOHBuzz, FOHMail and FOHMedia, their social media software and services group for monitoring online conversations and engaging restaurant customers.
Combined, FOHBOH now h as over 40,000 members who influence greater than 160,000 restaurants in the U.S. Alone. That's 17% of the total market. Their goal in 2011; 250,000 members worldwide.
2011 will add more capability and social web technologies developed just for the restaurant industry. It will bring more acquisitions, international expansion and a slew of partnerships to be announced in Q1.
"Working at FOHBOH is not for the faint of heart" says Manuel Ramirez, newly appointed Vice President of Sales and long-time Silicon Valley veteran. "The pace here is fast, with amazing attention to detail. The focus is all about creating value for our members and improving connectivity in a social web world; very impressive by Silicon Valley standards".
FOHBOH ("Front of House", "Back of House") is the leader in a new market category, Foodservice Social Media. As a social web technology company targeting the $1.2 trillion Foodservice industry, FOHBOH creates, delivers and supports FOHBuzz social SaaS and integrates social media products and services for the restaurant, retail and hospitality industries. FohBoh offers a powerful interactive platform to tens of thousands of foodservice industry professionals worldwide to connect, communicate, collaborate and transact business online. FohBoh is based in San Jose, California. To learn more, visit .
Last updated by FohBoh Dec 10, 2010.