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Jan 11, 2012

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Beverage industy authors needed for print and online magazine

Hello, We are expanding a new section in our print magazine. The focus is on giving on-premise restaurant and bar owner/mangers; marketing tips, beverage industry news, new product articles. We are seeking beverage industry authors to write monthly articles. Here is a link to our on-line and mobile site.  Some more info on the new Beverage Industry Insider section:…See More
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Consultant needed: Bring food product to market

Consultant needed: Bring food product to marketWe have such a great group of professionals here. I wanted to reach out to our group first, as Iam needing someone to help bring a food product to market. Nutritionlabeling, distribution, sales, packaging, ect...We are seeking to speak with a professional(s) to guide us in the rightdirection.If you have experience in this area, contact me for more info. Feel freeto email me at: justin@gofericecream.comOn a social networking side of things: If we…See More
May 3, 2010

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CEO - Mobile Marketing Consultant - Mobile :: Wireless :: Web
KongCo Ventures
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Consulting, Finding Investors, Franchising, Networking, Organic Foods, Other
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Multimedia Marketing Consultant - Mobile :: Wireless :: Web
Mr. Ragusa is the founder and CEO of KongCo Ventures, next generation marketing. He is a highly innovative marketing specialist providing leaders of industry, enterprise, brand and agency with the cutting edge technology to attract and retain today’s younger generations.
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White paper - Mobile Marketing 2009 outlook

Click on the link below for a great paper on the 2009 outlook for mobile marketing!!

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Justin A Ragusa
KongCo Ventures
Mobile :: Wireless :: Web
Next Generation Marketing

Posted on March 23, 2009 at 11:27am

Great white paper on SMS from Nielsen Company - A must read

Nielsen Mobile, a service of The Nielsen Company, is the world’s

largest independent provider of syndicated consumer research to

the telecom and mobile media markets. Nielsen Mobile focuses

exclusively on tracking the behavior, attitudes and experiences of

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data on Internet, video, gaming, audio and advertising trends for

mobile phone users.

Click Here - Download this white… Continue

Posted on March 9, 2009 at 5:18am

Mobile usage with the big boys

Domino's Pizza is rolling out a mobile coupon program that will serve its franchises nationwide.

“We’re extremely satisfied with the results we are seeing with our text campaigns, as well as the overall growth of our mobile-ordering customer base,” said Rob Weisberg, vice president of multimedia marketing for Domino’s Pizza, Ann Arbor, MI.

“We will continue to invest in systems and technologies that will allow us to build and maintain relationships with this… Continue

Posted on March 5, 2009 at 12:15pm

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At 8:16pm on October 11, 2009,
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At 3:36am on April 2, 2009,
Keith Bernhardt
Why can't we vote on the chain/franchise question on "Ice Cream Chatter" ?
At 8:59pm on March 8, 2009,
Dana A. Romero
I wanted to personally invite you to join our discussions in regards to cheeses at the Cheese Group on FohBoh. Every week we introduce a new cheese and invite you to find it in your area, buy it, try it and then dicuss it with us. Take a look at all the FohBoh groups while you are at it. Looking forward to hearing from you. Dana
At 5:28pm on March 5, 2009,
Pete Kane
How about calling me after my Food Show.

At 2:36am on March 5, 2009,
Pete Kane
No but I would like too. Can I interview you ? I'm currently doing a teleseminar series this week with my company US Foods. Go to to register. Follow me on or call me 404-368-2371.
At 6:43pm on March 4, 2009, Craig Priebe said…
Hi Justin
Here's an opportunity- won't take but a moment and it's fun...

- go here-

-and vote for #F06 Cherry Almond Truffles - vote only once and pass it on to all of your friends

I am a finalist in a big video recipe contest and I need your votes to win
deadline is Friday March 6

Craig Priebe
"Grilled Pizzas & Piadinas"
At 5:35pm on March 3, 2009,
Justin A Ragusa
Hi Justin,

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

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CEO | Co-Founder, FohBoh
At 5:35pm on March 3, 2009,
Justin A Ragusa
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