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McKinney, TX, United States, 2007/11/02 - Coffee Exchange Of The Americas, Inc. (CEOTA), welcomes specialty gourmet coffee icon Dean Gardner to its retail coffee advisory board.
Coffee Exchange Of The Americas, Inc., a national coffee retailer, reported that Mr. Dean Gardner has joined the Company's Advisory Board. Mr. Gardner will assist management with the building of the Company's gourmet syrup product line as the company ramps up for its growth.
"Dean offers an impressive background in all phases of the gourmet coffee market including roasting, product manufacturing, branding and national sales. His prior experience with leading gourmet syrup manufacturers will allow us to bring our internal products to independent coffee retailers successfully. Dean understands the importance of branding and quality assurance and will be a tremendous asset to our team," said Carl Olivieri, CEO of Coffee Exchange Of The Americas, Inc. "We look forward to Dean's contributions and insight as CEOTA begins a growth curve that will require a dedicated effort from all of our advisors and management team", added Olivieri.
"I'm excited to join CEOTA's advisory board at a time when the company is preparing for unprecedented growth," commented Gardner. "Coffee Exchange Of The Americas, Inc. is strategically positioned with its corporate brand partners to finally provide an alternative to people looking for coffee cafes that serve quality product with outstanding service. Based upon its current opportunities I believe I can contribute my talents and connections to assist the CEOTA in achieving its goals", he added.
Gardner has spent over 25 years in the gourmet coffee industry and has been involved from roasting to selling gourmet syrups for industry leaders including Torani Italian Syrups and DaVinci Gourmet, Ltd. Mr. Gardner has been responsible for product and brand development as well as setting up national accounts to insure a company's growth and success.
About Coffee Exchange Of The Americas, Inc.
Coffee Exchange Of The Americas, Inc. (ceota.com) is a leading gourmet coffee company, that is dedicated to roasting, distributing and marketing the highest quality coffee available to coffee lovers throughout the United States.