About Fortune Imports

Our Team

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Jeff Goldberg is President of Fortune Imports, founded in 2016.  Fortune Imports is a division of Fortune International, the parent company of Fortune Fish & Gourmet, Fortune Minnesota and Lobster Gram. Jeff began his career with Landlock Seafood in Dallas in 1988 as a frozen seafood buyer where he worked for four years. In 1992, Jeff moved to Chicago where he joined a large frozen seafood company.  He was the Director of Shrimp Procurement from from 2005 through 2015 and held various responsibilities including logistics, marketing and sales. Jeff has served on the Board of Directors of the National Fisheries Institute as well as on the Executive Committee of the Shrimp Council.

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Stephen Felsenthal is a National Fisheries Institute (NFI) Future Leader and a well-respected expert on aquaculture and wild caught species in the seafood industry. Felsenthal has landed some of the nation’s largest restaurant and retail chains and consistently advocates on behalf of the seafood industry.  
 
Stephen brings over 8 years of seafood sales experience to Fortune Imports. Felsenthal  grew up in a Chicago suburb and received a Bachelor degree from Coe College where he played football. Stephen lives in the suburbs of Chicago with his wife Jeralynn and their three children.

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Doug Brinsmade is an industry leader with regard to product knowledge, seafood processing and sourcing from around the world. He has developed marketing plans to introduce new products and processing techniques and technology that are now standards in the industry. Mr.Brinsmade has extensive experience sourcing from Asia, Africa, Europe and the United States.  His strong long-lasting relationships with both industry leaders and Government officials have been fostered for over 20 years. As Vice President of Sales and Procurement of Fortune Imports, Mr. Brinsmade will open new markets with existing lines and be responsible for sourcing and selling new products.