Each year, new Bay Area food start-ups crop up at the ready to take their products to market. It is a notoriously competitive industry, made more difficult in a down economy. Come to this session sponsored by MBV Law LLP featuring Noah Alper, the Founder and former CEO of Noah's Bagels, and in-the-trenches executives of food companies as they discuss lessons learned in the challenges of a down market.
PANELISTS: Noah Alper- Founder, Noah's Bagels and Bread & Circus Joel Gott- Owner, Gott's Roadside Bob Burke, President, Ovation Hospitality Consulting Greg Beattie, Partner, MBV Law LLP (moderator)
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