Join us bi-weekly for new episodes of CFBN’s new lunchtime video podcast series “The F&B-45” hosted by Joel Warady. This conversational series will provide a platform for Joel and his guests to explore pertinent topics and issues impacting F&B companies across Chicagoland, and beyond, right now. A cross-section of perspectives from industry leaders helping to find solutions and innovations to help us all push forward and find post-COVID solutions to getting our industry back up and running.
Join us for Episode #5: Tuesday, June 2nd (11 am CT)
Tuesday's episode will explore the phased re-opening of Chicago and the impacts of that plan on the food and beverage industry.
Joining us for this conversation:
Joel Warady (Series Host), CFBN Chairman, Speaker & Strategic Advisor
Joel Warady recently ended his tenure as General Manager, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer of Enjoy Life Foods, a leading brand in the North American Gluten-Free, Allergy-Friendly food and snack category that experienced 18 consecutive years of growth under his guidance. In 2015, Joel was part of the two-person management team that successfully negotiated an acquisition by Mondelez International.
In the past few years, he has been ranked as one of the Top 50 CMOs on Twitter by Social Media Marketing Magazine, one of the Top 50 Most Influential CMOs on Social Media by Forbes.com, was included in Brand Quarterly magazine’s list of 50 Marketing Thought Leaders Over 50, and most recently recognized as Twitter’s Most Influential Marketers by AgencySpotter. Post-acquisition, Joel was tapped to provide valuable insights to the Mondelez management team in helping them create best practices on how best to merge the culture of emerging brands whose foundations are built on trust and transparency, while taking advantage of the global expertise that a large multinational can bring to the business. He played varying roles in Mondelez’s investments in Hu Kitchen, Perfect Snacks, and Uplift Foods.
To join us for this FREE webinar, register and log-in HERE!
The F&B-45 is a new, FREE, bi-weekly webinar series brought to you by CFBN.
Episode #6 (6/16): The Cheez-It Factor - Where will we look for the next big idea now?
Episode #7 (6/30): To be announced.
Episode #8 (7/14): To be announced.
Did you miss an episode...
PREVIOUS EPISODES: View previous episodes (HERE)!
Episode #1 (4/1): The panel tackled impacts on supply chain – from logistics, transportation, ingredients, sales, and beyond.
Episode #2 (4/14): Marketing Sensitivity - Proper Messaging & Product Introduction Timeline
Episode #3 (4/28): Pivoting to a Revised Business Model
Episode #4 (5/19): Planning for the Return
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