Joe Koran
  • 52, Male
  • New Market, Maryland
  • United States
  • Neptune Foods
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  • Barry Chandler
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  • Aaron T. Kohler
  • Dana Staples
  • Jim Ruos
  • Frank Zennan
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  • Barry Blick
  • Dana A. Bartholomew
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Title
VP of Business and Product Development
Company
Neptune Foods
Website
http://www.neptunefoods.com
What best describes my company
Not Applicable
Interests
Career Advancement, Consulting, Learning, Networking
Personal Quote
He who knows what he dosen't know, knows.
Biography
After 25 years in the food industry I have done everything from cleaning the warehouse to cutting the fish to loading the trucks, to driving the trucks to selling the products inside and out to purchasing the products localliy and internationally. I've trained chefs, wait staff and other food professionals on various aspects of the industry while always taking "an hour a day" for me to learn something within my industry.
Passion is the driving force in the food industry and if someone doesn't understand that, they need to find a new job.
Years in the Industry
25+

Great Food Site!

www.foodaddicts.com
This site was created by a friend and his fiance from the ground up and it is fun, entertaining and inspiring.
Cheers!

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At 4:02pm on April 23, 2009, Aaron T. Kohler said…
Joe, thanks for the message. Things have been extremely busy for me wth our new company Stratas Foods. It is insane the amount of traveling and activity that is going on right now. At some point it will all be worth it! Hope to catch up to you soon!
At 4:46am on April 17, 2009, Dana Staples said…
It is always interesting to find another disciple of the Guru from Woody Creek. HST could have been the face of the scallop and shrimp industries espousing "better living through chemistry"
At 2:25pm on April 14, 2009, Joe Koran said…
Hunter S Thompson, himself.
At 2:11pm on April 14, 2009, Steve Paterson said…
who's that in your profile pic?
At 10:24am on April 13, 2009, Joe Koran said…
HST was and is a favorite read and philisophical guru. My friend that turned me on to this site; Steve Paterson, I call Gonzo as his photo was taken at the Hoover Dam and he has a shirt that Hunter would have been proud of. HST share the same barber, but alas I have him beat by 30-40 pounds! Good Food!!!!
At 10:16am on April 13, 2009, Patti said…
I have a friend on Face book named Frank Glasser that uses the same picture as you! How funny!
Patti xoxo
At 8:32am on April 13, 2009, Patti said…
Hello Joe!
You & I are friends from way back! We met on facebook! I love your personal quote - I always tell my son ..."the more you know...the more you know you don't know!"

Patti xoxo
At 2:11pm on March 23, 2009, Steve Paterson said…
Haha
GCC Invasion begins!
Mark is a member here too.

Welcome to FohBoh.
Browse around my profile page when you get a chance
At 7:42am on March 23, 2009, Joe Koran said…
Hi Joe,

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
 
 
 

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