Marketing & Branding for Industry Diversification

2020 Maryland Aquaculture Conference

Hosted by the Maryland Shellfish Growers Network

So you’ve got oysters to sell—now what? Marketing and branding are key to success in the aquaculture industry. Growers and experts share their tips and experience to maximize sales and profit.

Moderator: Matt Parker, Aquaculture Business Specialist, University of Maryland Extension

Scott Budden, Founder & Working Partner, Orchard Point Oyster Co.
Ricky Fitzhugh, Managing Partner, Hoopers Island Oyster Co.
Pat Hudson, Owner and Founder, True Chesapeake Co.
Jason Ruth, Owner, Harris Seafood

Learn more about the Maryland Shellfish Growers Network

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