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food service executive

James Wes Buel, American food service executive. Certified food executive International Food Service Executives Association. Recipient Certified of Leadership, Cornell University, 1979; named Fulbright exchange student, 1958.

Background

Buel, James Wes was born on May 21, 1937 in Long Beach, California, United States. Son of James Buel and June (von Opperman) Buel.

Education

Bachelor of Science, California Polytechnic State University, 1963.

Career

Food service manager, Dole Philippines, 1964-1969;director food and beverage, Hyatt Hotels Asia, Philippines, 1969-1979;food service director, Western Innkeepers, Los Angeles, 1979-1983;food service director, Svc. American, Long Beach, California, 1983-1988;food service manager, Lucky Food Stores, Redlands, California, 1988-1990;food and beverage director, Newport Diversified, Santa Fe Springs, California, since 1990. Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Certified food executive International Food Service Executives Association.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Food Service in the Philippines, 1977, Food Service in Asia, 1978, Food Service Software, 1991.

Membership

Council board directors Boy Scouts American, 1987-1990. Vice president American Association, Manila, 1977. Member Buena Park Vision 2010 Commission.

Member James Beard Foundation, International Foundation Service Executives Association (life), California Polytechnic Alumni Association, Global Holelies Club (life).

Connections

Married Renee J. Ellis. Children: Frank, Roddy, Tammy, Ty, Wesley, Elise.

father:
James Buel Buel

mother:
June (von Opperman) Buel

spouse:
Renee J. Ellis

child:
Frank Buel

child:
Roddy Buel

child:
Tammy Buel

child:
Ty Buel

child:
Wesley Buel

child:
Elise Buel