Our Experts

Meet our industry experts, a passionate and talented pool of seasoned professionals who have made the hospitality industry their home. NECG is pleased to introduce you to this dynamic team who will take your company from Dirt-to-Digital.

Joshua Hecht
Caplan & Hecht, LLC
Attorney
Jeremy Staub
Box 8 Brand Studio
Branding & Identity
Carl Griffasi
Griffasi & Co. LLC
Branding & Identity
David Sederholt
Strategic Funding Source
Business Finance
Ed Freedman
Shearwater Organic Coffee Roasters
Coffee
Paul Fetscher
Great American Brokerage Inc
Commercial Real Estate
Marek Mroz
M&M Constructions, LLC
Contractor
Richard Dorset
Clearent LLC
Credit Card Processing
Dave Ottaviano
City Line Foods
Food Purveyor
Melissa Spiesman
Community Plates
Food Rescue
Brian Ringelheim
Globe Equipment Company
Food Service Equipment
Jase Doane
Patrice & Associates
Hospitality Recruitment
Matthew Gallo
New York Life Insurance Company
Insurance
Paul A. Ficalora
John M. Glover Agency
Insurance - Fairfield County
Benjamin J Palancia
Albert Palancia Insurance Agency
Insurance - Westchester County
Roy Douglas
Falvey Linen
Linen Company & Uniform Service
Marilyn Lodato
Connecticut Liquor Permit
Liquor Permit (CT)
Sandro de Carvalho
Sandro de Carvalho Photography
Photography
Anthony Sousa
TOAST
Point of Sale Equipment (Toast)
John Schnefke
Speed Printing & Graphics
Printing
Linda Kavanagh
MaxEx Public Relations, LLC
Public Relations / Marketing
Mark Moeller
The Recipe of Success
Restaurant Consultant
Ray McClelland
A-to-Z Signs, Inc
Signage and On-Site Advertising
Julie Webel
MaxEx Public Relations, LLC
Social Media
Ed Tatro
Outfox Solutions, Inc
Supply Chain Management and Complete Back Office Software
Maria Dominici
CT Organic Tea Company, LLC
Tea Company
Anna Lisa Stockwell
Opici Family Distributing - Connecticut
Wine & Spirits Consultant