About Us

The Global Appetite team possesses a deep understanding of all channels of trade within the Consumer-Packaged Goods (CPG) industry with a proven track record of growing brands and achieving retail success.

We are well-equipped to drive your business to new heights.

Multicultural

People from all nations are coming to North America. Food serves as a hub for people to connect with each other by sharing a taste of home.

We strive to bring  beloved brands and products from home to local grocery store shelf.

We Go Local

We recognize the immense value of supporting local brands and manufacturers who pour their passion into creating exceptional food products in North America.

We connect our customers to the stories behind the food they enjoy.

 Health & Wellness

 At Global Appetite, we understand the growing trend of a healthier lifestyle and are dedicated to sourcing
better for you products to support healthier eating choice.

We sell healthy.

Joe

Joe Buttigieg

Managing Partner
Favourite food: Cedar plant salmon and brown rice and broccoli

Expertise in Foreign Trade, and Sales with an emphasis on import brands and business development. Extensive experience in channel sales development, key account management and trade marketing with large multinationals like Nestle and Danone.

Rob (3)

Robert Morris

Managing Partner
Favourite food: Hot Pot

Packaged goods veteran with over 25 years in Sales and Marketing. With a passion for developing brands, he has worked with companies like Coca-Cola, Molson Coors and Nestle. Rob has expertise in bringing global brands to the North American marketplace, navigating corporate, regulatory and logistical challenges to bring people a taste of home.

Kendall

Kendall Miller

Vice President-Sales
Favourite food: Look at me…….I’m like Mikey…..I like everything!

Senior sales executive with 35 years CPG experience. Respected leader with expertise building high performance teams. Extensive experience building successful strategies and tactics across all sales channels with previous senior level experience at Pinnacle Foods and Kraft.

Suyash

Suyash Mehrotra

Director of Operations & Business Development
Favourite food: Kansai Okonomiyak

An Oxford University Fellow, Suyash brings 15 years of experience having crafted international brand success at Nestle, ITC, Marico, and Emami in the past. A proficient strategist in sales operations, branding, and business development, Suyash drives transformative growth for brands with precision.

Sam

Meisam Molavi

Director Supply Chain Operations
Favourite food: Persian Foods

Certified International Trade professional, CITP® with 20+ years of experience in Intl. Trade, Supply Chain, Operations Management, Product Dev. & Commercialization. Possess broad understanding of business processes, ability to identify opportunities for business growth and process improvement as a holder of Six Sigma Green Belt certification.

John (1)

John Inkpen

Director Key Accounts
Favourite food: Seafood

Category Management/Merchandising and Sales expert with over 40 years experience in the food industry. Extensive retailer experience having spent 30+ years with Loblaws, Oshawa Group and Sobeys in a variety of senior merchandising roles across multiple grocery and fresh categories.

Janet (2)

Janet Noble

Project Manager
Favourite food: Chicken Fajitas

Passionate project manager with a knack for turning ideas into reality within the food industry space. Excels at orchestrating large group functions and crafting unforgettable branding experiences. Has tremendous experience with marketing and product development within the high tech, telephony, and retail landscape.

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Parmis Emadi

Demand and Supply Planner
Favourite food: Sushi

Possesses Master of Applied Science (MASc.), Industrial Engineering along with extensive knowledge of CPG Supply Chain in North America. Executes continuous improvement on Demand & Supply planning process for more than 40+ customers worldwide. Has extensive experience with an engineering mindset in ERP systems (SAP, Salesforce and QuickBooks).

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Sara Zamiri

Supply Chain Coordinator
Favourite food: Sushi

Experience with coordinating and monitoring Supply Chain operations and optimizing shipping and transportation procedures. Has a strong background in International Logistics and inventory management. Proficient in improving processes and enhancing the customer experience.

Jeff

Jeff Dyck

West Region Sales Manager
Favourite food: Porterhouse Steak / Alaskan King Crab / Far Niente Napa Cab Sav’

Experienced Professional Business Leader – Expertise: Retail Grocery Operations , Customer Management , Business Development

Zohaib

Zohaib Ijaz

Key Account Manager
Favourite food: Seafood and Arabic Cuisine

13+ years of experience in Key Account, Client Management, Distributor Handling, Category Management, Business Development and Shopper Marketing Experience in handling multi-category business of ethnic, better-for-you, global brands, and private label opps.  Currently Handling major key account such as Walmart, Costco and Sobeys.

Mike

Mike Raymond

Business Development Manager
Favourite food: Caesar Salad / Anything Italian!

Over 20+ years of Bilingual CPG and North American Foodstuff Sales Experience and Expertise. Worked extensively with Big-Box Retailers (both US and Canada), C-Channels, Dollar Stores, and Retail Channels. Extensive experience in key account management and channel sales development, as well as Sales Representation for various NA companies.

Jahanzeb

Jahanzeb Lodhi

Sales and Client Co-ordinator
Favourite food: Mutton Qorma with Sheermal followed by Rabri

Experienced professional with a successful track record in Nestlé & Colgate, specializing in Channel Strategies, Distribution & Sales Operations, including Key Accounts Management. Demonstrated expertise in optimizing sales processes for successful business outcomes.

Cindy

Cindy Lien

Sales and Marketing Support
Favourite food: Bubble Tea

Visual design professional fueled by a passion for creativity with a seamless artistic flair immersed within strategic work on sales presentations and trade materials. Proficient in utilizing Adobe software to bring a comprehensive and captivating solution to marketing materials that stand out and engage audiences effectively.

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