Beetnik Foods Founder to be Panelist in ‘Frozen as the New Fresh’ Conference
David Perkins, CEO of Beetnik Foods, an Austin, Texas-based organic food brand specializing in organic, gluten-free, humanely raised, grass fed beef and chicken entrées, will take a seat as a panelist in the annual WalStreet Fireside Chats. The esteemed panel will discuss the topic of ‘Frozen as the New Fresh’ on Wednesday, March 13thin Bentonville, Arkansas. Other key panelist members include the Vice President, Divisional Merchandise Manager of Frozen Foods for Walmart, Founder and CEO of CAULIPOWER and Vegolutionary Foods, as well as the Co-Founder and CEO of Waffle Waffle and Happi Foodi.
The WalStreet program, part of the Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce, offers quarterly WalStreet Fireside Chats. Fireside Chats provide a small, intimate setting, giving suppliers access to day-to-day decision makers across key divisions of Walmart and Sam's Club. Fireside Chats will be structured as open forums, including panel discussions and Q&A with Walmart, Sam's Club, third party, suppliers and CPG suppliers.
David has been part of the executive leadership team of several start-up companies including; Metrowerks Corporation, White Glove Technologies and Beetnik Foods and was previously a Senior Vice President at Freescale and Motorola. Beetnik Foods is an organic food company that markets a line of organic entrees made with either organic grass-fed beef or organic pasture raised chicken. The company's product line is carried in 7,000 store locations nationwide and has experienced significant growth.
For more information on the WalStreet Fireside Chat, visit the Greater Bentonville website at greaterbentonville.com. To learn more about Beetnik Foods and their frozen organic initiative, please visit beetnikfoods.com.