Our People

Eastern Quality Foods is truly more than just a company.

We’re a family that’s been driven by the values of integrity and responsibility for over 60 years. When you meet the people behind the protein, you’ll understand just how passionate we are about upholding the high standards we’ve established all these years.

Corporate Headquarters

Ponte Vedra, FL

Tom Rueger,
Director Emeritus

Ted Rueger,

Grant Conway,
President & COO

(904) 543-9441

Wesley Cook, Controller
Thad Eshelman, Senior Vice President, Eastern Sales
John Rueger, Vice President, Sales & Marketing
Lisa Reems, ‎Sales Coordinator
Josh Birch, Sales Coordinator
Robert Smith, Procurement
Isis De Alba Rodriguez, Export Sales

Logistics Department
(904) 394-0538
Jim Wilson, Logistics Manager
Kevin Ready, Senior Logistics Coordinator
Demiko Chapman, Logistics Specialist
Brandon DeWitt
Latia Guest

Accounts Payable
(904) 543-9410
Anne Dalton

Accounts Receivable
(904) 394-0536
Juanita Reyes

ASC-Meyners Division
(904) 285-2700
Tonn Pastore, Vice President of Sales  
Russ Clay, Imports Manager
Jim Bridges, Logistics Manager

National Locations

Orlando, FL

(321) 299-9982
Fernando Momente, General Manager
Danilo Martins

Hollywood, FL

(954) 983-6211
Henry Buzgon, Senior Vice President, Eastern Sales 
Steven Buzgon, Eastern Sales
Susan Keller, Sales Coordinator

Davie, FL

(954) 983-6211
Joe Reid, Vice President, Eastern Sales
Brandon Reid, Eastern Sales

Mathews, NC (Seafood Division)

(704) 847-5051
Jeff Farfour, Director, Sales

Charleston, SC

Robert Eshelman, Eastern Sales


Scott Coble
Josh Dames
Brian Higgins
Ryan Menke
Jake Dames
Grace Lambert

Atlanta, GA (Seafood Division)

(770) 952-9292
Bruce Pearlman, Vice President
Walton Coleman, Director, Sales & Operations
Cole Martin
Lorene Gomez

Wellsboro, PA

(570) 724-9200
Tom Mitchell, Eastern Sales

Springdale, AR

(479) 365-7128
Beth Parma, Eastern Sales

Hot Springs, AR

(501) 767-1766
Jim Burke, Eastern Sales

Burbank, CA

(818) 841-7500
Jon Poole, Vice President, Eastern Sales 
April Antuna, Sales Coordinator

International Traders

Mexico City, Mexico

+52 1 (55) 1512-7977
Sergio De Leon