How I can help you

As a retired division president of nation's 2nd largest foodservice distribution corporation with 30+ years experience in food distribution and food manufacturing business, I have counseled numerous business start-ups in the planning and launch stages as well as growth and profitability strategies for existing businesses.  In addition, I am on the advisory board of a food manufacturing company and have provided research/analysis to an investment company with foodservice related holdings.

  • Competencies include:

  1. Business Plan development

  2. Marketing/sales & administrative best practices

  3. New business/project start ups

  4. Business turnarounds

  5. Pro forma budgeting and financial analysis.

Areas of Expertise
  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sales, Marketing & Public Relations

Industry Experience
  • Transportation & Warehousing
  • Accommodation & Food Services
  • Retail & Wholesale Trade


MBA, Finance and Marketing

BA, English Literature, Wheaton College Wheaton, IL

Richard Gauger

Communication Methods

  • In Person