New Advisory Panel for Gourmet Catalog
December 16, 2014,
DALLAS-Gourmet Catalog & Buying Group has a new advisory panel for 2015.
The advisory panel members are liaisons for Gourmet Catalog, assisting in continuing its growth and strength in the housewares industry. Members include:
Jennifer Baron, A Cook's Companion, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Chris Wiedemer, Cooks World, Rochester, N.Y.
Mary Fricke and Steve Fricke, Cooks'Wares, Cincinnati
Art and Martha Nading, The Extra Ingredient, Greensboro, N.C.
Bob, Rick and Ron Kratchman, Kitchen Kapers, Cherry Hill, N.J.
Doug and Lia Huemoeller, Kitchen Window, Minneapolis, Minn.
Larry Oates, KitchenArt, W. Lafayette, Ind.
David and Barbara Freeman, Kitchenware Outfitters, Savannah, Ga.
Laura and Stephen Havlek, Sign of the Bear, Sonoma, Calif.
Simon Shapiro and Mardi Moran, TAGS Hardware, Cambridge, Mass.
The first meeting for the 2015 advisory panel members will be held during the buying group's Start the Year event in January. "I look forward to this first AP meeting of the new year, " said Janis Johnson, president and founder of Gourmet Catalog & Buying Group. "How lucky we are to have such experienced, market savvy retailers involved in the process of growing the GC Group and helping us reinforce our dedication to the needs of the independent."
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