Dan Ettling
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  • Vancouver, Washington
  • United States
  • MonkeyMedia Software
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Profile Information

Title
Director of Bakery Solutions
Company
MonkeyMedia Software
Website
http://monkeymediasoftware.com
What best describes my company
Bakery
Interests
Consulting, Networking
Personal Quote
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.
Biography
Adult life baking/milling - retail/wholesale, mom & pop/good giant, private/corporate, manager/trainer. Bakery Instructor - American Institute of Baking of five years, Fifteen years of international bakery, product and market development. Chances are good you have eaten foods I have helped develop.
Years in the Industry
30

Dan Ettling's Blog

Food, Alternative Uses and the Decisions We Make

The more I study the global food market, the more it is clear to me that our society has some decisions to make as a whole over the next several years that will dramatically impact our businesses, the world food market and the human race. Public awareness can impact the world food equation and it is important for all of us to ask ourselves, and then our neighbors, about what we are doing with our resources.



It is the job of the grower’s associations that support wheat, maize (corn),… Continue

Posted on October 16, 2008 at 10:57am — 2 Comments

Food costs: World and US trends as predictors of what is to come

Many theories abound about recent increases in food costs. Accurate projections about the near future can be achieved though knowledge of the causes, and what is being done about them. It is important to attempt to differentiate between responsible concerns and sensationalism in this discussion.



So why are the prices of major ingredients used by bakers and other food producers so high? When will we see some moderating, where will the moderating be and how stable will the market be… Continue

Posted on October 15, 2008 at 12:05pm

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At 6:34am on October 16, 2008, Erle Dardick said…
Hey Dan, great to see you sharing here. Have you thought about starting a new bakery group on FohBoh......?
At 10:53am on October 15, 2008, John Dumbrille said…
Already your blog replies have been spot on, great stuff Dan.
At 10:44am on October 15, 2008, susan holaday said…
Thanks for your kind comment in the discussion on culinary training. Sounds like you have had an interesting career that's taken you a lot of places. I know a lot of restaurateurs who complain about kids coming out of culinary schools and thinking they know all there is to know and they're ready to be the next Star or have their own tv show.
At 9:33am on October 10, 2008, John Dumbrille said…
Hi Dan. Chilly in Vancouver this morning, hope you are keeping warm.
At 11:57am on October 6, 2008, Dan Ettling said…
Hi Dan,

Welcome to FohBoh! We are the leading social-business network for the global restaurant industry and growing fast. Thanks for joining.

Michael L. Atkinson
CEO | Co-Founder, FohBoh
At 11:57am on October 6, 2008, Dan Ettling said…
Hi Dan,

It's my pleasure to be the first to welcome you to our fantastic community of foodservice professionals from all over the globe. With hundreds of blogs, discussions groups and events to discover, Fohboh is the perfect place for you to connect and communicate with colleagues. Don't hesitate to contact me with comments or criticisms.

Before you get started, please check out our Community Guidelines and our FAQ. You might also watch our short FohBoh Video Tour. When you're comfortable with the lay of the land, start a blog post or join a discussion group - we're glad you're here and can't wait to hear more from you!

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Director of Community Development, FohBoh
 
 
 

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