Established in 1995, BSC is an invaluable partner to businesses requiring food safety.
Our team of food safety experts has experience in all aspects of food safety. The guidance, resources and services provided by the BSC team to its many clients have proven invaluable in quickly maximizing the benefits of food safety to grow their business.
Business mentors are key—that’s why when it comes to client selection, we’re choosy. We want to give each of you the time and guidance you deserve. Whether you’re seeking a strategic alliance with the right partner or a special skillset or tool, call us today. Together we’ll create and refine your plan for success.
We didn’t get there alone. And neither will you.
We provide an unmatched level of personal attention, experience and support to every client. Understanding that each business is unique, we take the time to understand individual needs, objectives and challenges. Our solutions are custom and robust to guide our clients through the complexities of FDA regulations.
Our service includes a comprehensive consult to help identify gaps and opportunities, a comprehensive report that includes a project plan with timelines and milestones, a cost analysis, and a schedule. We also offer a suite of quality products that will help you get there quickly and smoothly. That’s how we ensure your success.
Brian Shube is a management consultant, author, educator and IT professional with over 40 years of experience in manufacturing and distribution.
Brian founded BSC in 1995 to help businesses to grow and flourish. He is an expert on Import/Export and Supply Chain Management. His practice focuses on helping clients to navigate the complexities of global trade and grow their business. In addition to his consulting practice, Brian is on the faculty at Essex County College where he teaches courses in entrepreneurship and supply chain management. Additionally, Brian has been teaching graduate level business courses at Caldwell University.
Amanda Irizarry is the Food Safety Director at Brian Shube Consulting Inc. She is a graduate of Johnson & Wales University and has a Bachelorette of Science in Food Service Entrepreneurship & an Associates of Arts degree in Baking & Pastry Arts.
Amanda has been in the food industry for 21 years and has held various positions from the front and back of the house, management, training, consulting, cafeterias, snack bars and manufacturing plants. She is a Certified Trainer and Proctor for SerVsafe.
Amanda has her CP-FS (Certified Professional in Food Safety) certificate from N.E.H.A (National Health Association). She has trained and consulted with visually impaired individuals on SerVsafe, as well as the NYC School Food Program which focuses on feeding children nutritious and safe meals each and every day. She is also an SQF practitioner for level 3 and has her PCQI certificate.
Amanda has worked in the cheese industry for over 3 years. She has worked with top products in Grated Parmesan, Romano & Asiago Cheeses. She has vast knowledge of the cheese process from grating to packaging. She has also done several site visits to various manufacturing plants who create cheese. She has a broad understanding of shelf life studies, has participated in sensory evaluations of products, and has performed microbiological testing on a variety of items from certified laboratories.
Jackie ONeill comes to us from GE Healthcare. Before joining Brian Shube Consulting she worked as their Business Applications Manager and Marketing Communications Manager. She has a unique 25-year background in IT, Sales, Customer care and sales support. In her former role she assisted Sales, Marketing, Customer Service, Finance and IT with various system projects, design, implementation and training. Her strength was assisting Sales representatives with increasing revenue from leads and opportunities generated from trade shows and events.
Since joining Brian and his team she is on a mission to help entrepreneurs and small businesses grow and become profitable. She has an extensive background in project management, communication, marketing, strategic planning and business development.
Michelle joined Brian Shube Consulting Inc as the Director of Marketing in April 2012.
She is a graduate of Adelphi University with a BA in Business Management and Finance.
Michelle brings her extensive experience in marketing, sales, operations and project management to the company where our goal is to help business owners grow their business.
Muschieka joined Brian Shube Consulting January 2018 as our new intern.
She is pursuing a degree in Supply Chain Management and is expected to graduate December 2018.
She is honored to given the opportunity to earn valuable experience from global trade and food safety experts.
Sharon Lazar joined Brian Shube consulting in 2019 after 25 years of working in the pharmaceutical industry.
She graduated from Rutgers University with a major in marketing and brings knowledge of FDA guidelines, marketing and sales experience to our team. Give Sharon a call to discuss your food safety needs.
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BSC Inc, is pleased to announce that we have added Soom Foods, LLC to our list of clients. We look forward to building our relationship and helping them grow their Tahini business.
Soom Foods is a family owned company whose business objective is to sell the best quality Tahini.
Tehini is a sesame paste, made from roasted sesame seeds. The Tehini is available in two different sizes, a 17 oz container for personal consumption or a 40 lb container for the wholesle customer.
The company is run by three sisters who have a passion for sesame. They love the taste, the health benefits and the variety of uses of this all-natural product.
They are committed to guide you through the many culinary opportunities, and share with you their ever-expanding knowledge of delicious recipes and sustainable efforts.
We are happy to announce that our clients and founders of Sooms Foods Amy and Jackie Zitelman have been listed in the Forbes 30 under 30 list of 2018. We would like to congratulate them, and wish continued success throughout the new year!!
We encourage you to visit their website to learn more about Soom Foods
Brian Shube Consulting is pleased to announce our Internship Program starting January 2019. As in previous years, we invite current college students studying business or a related field with a CPA of 3.0 or better to apply. Students with some experience (academic or otherwise) in Marketing, Sales and/or Supply Chain will be among the preferred candidates.
This semester, our internship will focus on our food import activities and will rotate among all relevant departments.
BSC assists our clients in the navigation of complex US Customs and FDA regulations involved in the importing of food products to the US. Beginning in 2019, we plan to market our services to freight forwarders in the NY Metropolitan area and beyond so that we can assist them in servicing their clients.
Responsibilities will include:
* Market Research – locate and identify key contacts at freight forwarding companies and enter appropriate information in CRM database
* Website Development – propose updates to company website to reflect marketing activity
* Social Media Marketing – promote food import services on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, email blasts, etc.
* Telemarketing – reach out to prospects to set up meetings to discuss our services
* Sales Meetings – participate in meetings with prospects
* Proposal Writing – develop proposals
BSC is a virtual company and while interns will be required to attend meetings from time to time, most of the work can be done from home during prearranged business hours. Interns will be required to work approximately 20 hours per week for 15 weeks
This is a paid internship and compensation will be $3,000.00
Interested students should forward transcript and CV to Michelle McCormack at Michelle@brianshube.com
In 2018, BSC started our first Internship program. This opportunity was given to Muschieka Muschett who started in January 2018.
As an intern, she had exposure to real projects and challenges in a vibrant work environment while gaining real work experience.
Muschieka Muschett has been effectuated in the company, and is now working in a sales role.
In May 2018, BSC hired Anastasia Golunbinski as our latest intern. She is currently a college student majoring in Supply Chain Management. She plans to bring her expertise in this area to the company. Anastasia will now have the opportunity to increase her knowledge in Supply Chain as she is exposed to real projects and challenges in a vibrant work environment while gaining real work experience.
We would like to congratulate Anastasia on recently having graduated the Honors Program at Essex County College.