Joe Smith

Joe Smith

Monin Gourmet Flavorings | Chairman of The Board

Joe has over 40 years of sales and management experience in the food and beverage industry.
Currently the Senior Vice President of Sales at Monin and responsible for all sales in the United
States, Canada and the Caribbean, Joe’s leadership over the last ten years has guided Monin
towards many beverage excellence honors by valued customers and organizations. These include
the Cheers Small Non-Alcoholic Beverage Supplier of the Year award nine years in a row, and
Vibe’s Non-Alcoholic Supplier of the Year 2010. Additionally, OSI has named Monin Supplier
of the Year for each of the last four years and Darden has bestowed on Monin the William B.
Darden Award. Prior to joining Monin, Joe’s career included major accomplishments in sales
and sales management positions at Ocean Spray Canberries,Inc. and Hills Brothers Coffee. Joe is
currently the Chairman of the Board for CORE, Children of Restaurant Employees, and an active
member of ABI. A graduate of Northeastern University, he splits his time at home between
Boston and Florida.