Darryl D.

Operations expert with 39+ years in Dairy & Ice Cream production companies

United States of America
English

Working with companies across the globe on ice cream and plant-based frozen products. An experienced consulting resource, assisting in private label, manufacturing, flavor development, ingredients, pa...see more

  • Food & Beverage
  • Professional Services
  • Baked, Fresh & Dairy
  • Management Consulting
  • ...

250

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Darryl's Ice Cream Solutions,LLC- Chief Solutions Officer (CSO)

Ice Cream * Plant Based * Frozen * Global Consulting * CBD Infusion * Investor Support
11 years
Current position
Apr 2012 - Present
An experienced consulting company, working with professionals to “next level” their products, manufacturing, and operation. Specializing in ice cream & plant-based frozen products, CBD ...see more

Director of Operations

Old Meeting House Ice Cream - Director of Operations
6 years
May 2006 - Mar 2012
Manufacturer of Super Premium Ice Cream and Non-Dairy frozen products, including 16% ice cream, fruit sorbet, no sugar added, and Non-Dairy. Batch freezing to produce the freshest line ...see more

Director of Operations and Cost Control

Reilly Dairy & Food Co.- Director of Operations and Cost Control
8 years
Mar 1998 - May 2006
Dairy Manufacturer and Distributor with $80 million in sales. Managed $15 million in capital facility expense, purchase materials, and commodity contracts. Maintained all required pro...see more

Director of Purchasing

West Lynn Creamery - Director of Purchasing
2 years
Feb 1996 - Mar 1998
Dairy manufacturer and national distributor with $750 million in sales. Managed $65 million in raw materials and ingredients and $40 million in foodservice products. Monitored supplie...see more

Eastern US Equipment & Packaging Representative

Independent Packaging Representative
5 years
Feb 1991 - Feb 1996
Represented five national companies selling packaging materials, handling equipment, and packaging product lines. Managed and sold to contract-packaging companies in size ranging from ...see more

VP Operations and Franchise Sales

Annabelle's Natural Ice Cream, Inc.
2 years
Oct 1988 - Feb 1991
A manufacturer and distributor of “Super Premium” All Natural ice cream products in the Northeast with annual sales of $2.5 million. Managed all organizational functions including sales...see more

Owner

Darryl's Homemade Ice Cream Factory
10 years
Jun 1978 - Sep 1988
The original "Homemade" Super Premium Ice Cream producer in Toledo Ohio, small batch, launching new concept flavors such as Oreo Cookie (look at the date), Raspberry Chocolate Chip and ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Baked, Fresh & Dairy
  • Management Consulting
  • Food & Beverage
  • Professional Services

Role experience

  • Consulting
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Operations