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Insider in the Afternoon

Aquaman on Aquaculture, NBJ-man on ’22 Trends

Bob Capelli as Aquaman
Insider in the Afternoon catches island fever and chows down on all things algae, while also eyeing a reinvigorated Expo West for product trends.

Honeymooners and vacation couture aficionados can tell you all about the Hawaiian Islands. The aloha vibe. The kalua ceremony of wrapping buried pigs in taro leaves. The Mai Tais. But what they can’t talk about is carotenoid cocktails and spirulina being grown in open-air ponds on the Kona coast. Of how farmed salmon cannot be sold without astaxanthin. About decades-long marketing tricks and leadership hacks that have powered companies and an industry. Bob Capelli can teach us all that. As he steps down as CEO of BGG Americas, the Italian son of New Jersey will reveal to you all this. Plus the best beach on the Big Island. Mahalo, Bob.

Guests this week include:

  • The Co-Factors, Todd Runestad & Ola Lessard
  • Ace reporter Rick Polito on ’22 trends
  • Bob Capelli, BGG CEO emeritus

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