Erle Dardick
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  • Vancouver, B.C.
  • Canada
  • MonkeyMedia Software
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Have you notice how the Fancy Food Segement of our industry is blossoming?
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Judy "the foodie" Asman Sep 24, 2008.

The Vendor Information Package (VIP)
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Erle Dardick Sep 21, 2008.

Listing of Trade Shows
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Ron Howald Sep 16, 2008.

Recommendations for Los Angeles Restaurants
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Erle Dardick Sep 11, 2008.

Erle Dardick's connections

  • Gregg Thomas
  • Billy Bishop
  • John A. Gordon
  • MonkeyMedia Software
  • Lucy Needham
  • Daily Grill
  • Dan Harris
  • Mark Netsch
  • FoodCalc
  • Alyson Mar, RD
  • Jay Zimmerman
  • Chef Brad Peters
  • Amber F. Oswalt
  • Michael W. Brown
  • Kristy Weinberg
 

Get Catering and Grow Sales! (The Book)

Erle Dardick's Blog

Happy Holidays From MonkeyMedia Software (2011)

Posted on December 19, 2011 at 1:30pm — 2 Comments

Taking small and scaling it big

Posted on September 15, 2009 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

13 cases of bananas later

Posted on September 1, 2009 at 11:00pm — 6 Comments

What to do when the customer changes the deal?

Posted on August 18, 2009 at 10:00pm — 4 Comments

Turning an uptrend in home dining to your advantage

Posted on August 4, 2009 at 9:37pm — 5 Comments

Profile Information

Title
CEO
Company
MonkeyMedia Software
Website
http://monkeymediasoftware.com
Twitter Handle
@erledardick
What best describes my company
Fast Casual
Interests
Buying/Selling a Business, Consulting, Discovering New Food, Discovering New Wines, Learning, Networking
Biography
Former owner of a landmark restaurant and deli in Vancouver, Canada. With restaurant sales staying steady, we expanded our business by developing a Catering & Delivery arm that would go on to account for 70% of revenue. Now I help other companies do the same.

In 2001, I used my Deli as a launchpad to enter the food software business. Now CEO of MonkeyMedia Software, we specialize in commissary, food factory, business-to-business-catering restaurant extensions, as well as food catalog software. All web based solutions.
Years in the Industry
20

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"Nice post Rod.  I really enjoyed both of these speakers as well.  I had a great time making this video this year for the Bill Strickland introduction.  I'll post it here in case you missed it.  Nice to see you there.   "
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At 9:29pm on February 1, 2010,
Non-Operator
Luc Chamberland
said…
Greetings Earle,
I'm looking to leverage an existing restaurant concept through a mobile food truck application. I'm curious if you have any experience in this area? Also, how do you see a commissary being integrated into a multi-unit mobile truck enterprise?
Thx for your comments.
Luc
At 12:04pm on July 8, 2009,
Non-Operator
Mark Netsch
said…
Erle, I look forward to my first brown bag experience!
At 10:14am on July 6, 2009,
Non-Operator
Alyson Mar, RD
said…
Thanks for the connection Erle. Look forward to reading your blogs and talking to you more!
At 1:51pm on June 23, 2009,
Operator
Ty Sullivan
said…
OK, I'll bite. How did you get the Twitter listing at the top of your page? I want one too!
At 5:36am on June 23, 2009,
Operator
Ty Sullivan
said…
Hello fellow FohBohist! Just introducing myself and saying, add me on as a contact and feel free to take a look at the new column/blog they gave me! Looking forward to knowing you and staying up to date with all your postings.
Best,
Ty
At 2:12pm on March 21, 2009, Chris Tripoli said…
Erle.....Its good to be connected...thank you,
At 6:54pm on January 6, 2009, John Flipse said…
Hi Erle
Thanks for the link/hook up to a new industry network.
I signed up and look forward to connect with others in the industry and on a broader scale.
Have you had some time off ?
Hope you did and enjoyed it.
I was off from Dec 19th to the 5th of Jan with out any real work , just the usual surfing and emailing.
I know we are going to have a super year and we will connect often. Talk to you soon
At 6:30am on September 29, 2008, Dewey Boshers said…
Thanks. Looks promising. Appreciate your connecting me.
At 8:44am on September 28, 2008, Howard Appell said…
Thanks Earl for the invite. I won't be able to make it tomorrow as we are at deadline for our Catering issue and I have appointments all day. Good luck with it though.
At 11:08pm on September 26, 2008, NatashaCK said…
count me in
 
 
 

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