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WTC Agriculture, Specialty Food & Beverage Committee

The Agriculture, Specialty Food & Beverage Committee provides purpose and a forum to Louisiana’s food, beverage and agriculture sector. With respect to international trade, this committee works to bring awareness to our businesses serving sector to sell internationally and to enhance Louisiana’s ability to strengthen the export/import opportunities for agriculture and food-based businesses. The Committee is charged with coordinating an annual Agriculture, Specialty Food and Beverage Program. This Committee meets on a quarterly basis.
William Coyle
Bilco Tools, Inc., President
Vince Hayward
Camellia Brand, CEO
Scott Herbert
Daybrook Fisheries, Sr. Vice President Sales and Marketing
Arthur Huguley
ED&F Man Liquid Products, LLC, President
Thomas Spiers
Gulf South Eye Associates, CFO COO
Kristiann App
J. W. Allen & Co., Inc., Vice President
Edward Hayes
Leake & Andersson, Partner
Richard Vlosky
LSU AgCenter, Professor and Director
Bobby Brannon
Ochsner Health System, Executive Advisor
Brandy Christian
Port of New Orleans, President & CEO
Paul Aucoin
Port of South Louisiana, Executive Director
David Kearney
The Kearney Companies, Inc., President
Harold Herrmann
Reily Food Company, Chief Financial Officer
Mike Strain
Louisiana Department of Agriculture & Forestry , Commissioner
Alan Guilbeau
Ballard Brands, Executive Vice President
Kate Wendel
JEDCO, Manager Economic Development Services
Bernadette Wiltz
Southern United States Trade Association , Executive Director
Danielle Coco
Southern United States Trade Association , Marketing & Communications Director
Chad Marshall
Wells Fargo
Cyrena Kurr
Omni Royal Orleans Hotel, Sales Manager
Nestor Navarro
Navarro International Group, LLC., Managing Director
BIOGRAPHY: Born in Cuba, raised in Port Allen, Louisiana.                                  Graduated from Louisiana State University (LSU) with a ...
Ed Webb
World Trade Center New Orleans, Chief Executive Officer
Jill Gautreaux
Kean Miller LLP
Devin Ricci
Kean Miller LLP, Partner / Registered Patent Attorney
Jason French
French Strategic Partners LLC
Jason Smith
Daybrook Fisheries, Sales Manager
Liza Looser
The Cirlot Agency, CEO
Sean Delaune
Tommy's Seafood Inc., Owner
Patrick Tuck
LSU AgCenter, Executive Director
His professional interests include fundraising, education, and the arts. His current focus is guiding the Louisiana 4-H Foundation through a time o...
Louis Grossman
Kean Miller LLP