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Launched in 1997 as part of the seafood industry consulting firm, HM Johnson & Associates, first served as a posting site for seafood-specific employment opportunities.  Although still provides this same posting site, FishJobs, the company, has grown into a full-service firm that provides various executive recruiting, talent evaluation, listing services, and seafood industry consulting services.  By design (and name,) FishJobs continues to exclusively serve the seafood industry. 


The FishJobs Executive Team








Jim Ruos, Executive Partner.  With more than 25 years of seafood-specific experience in leadership roles, Jim adds extreme depth to the FishJobs team of seafood industry and recruiting veterans.  Jim has held key management roles within our industy and has served as the DOP for Atlantic Food Service (U.S. Foodservice), EVP of Poseidon Seafood, CEO of Aquafarms International (Multiexport Foods USA) and President and CEO of Barnacle Seafood, Inc.  Furthermore, Jim has been a featured speaker at the International Boston Seafood Show, lectured at various culinary schools, and served on the Editorial Board for Seafood Business Magazine.

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Frank Biederer, Senior Partner.  A 20+ year veteran of the Recruiting Industry, Frank established the search firm The Paramount Group in 1992 to specialize in the food industry, specifically meat & poultry.  In 2003, Frank brought his recruiting experience to Howard Johnson and Joe Giampino, and helped establish FishJobs as the recruiting firm of choice within the seafood industry.  Frank is particularly successful in the placement of high caliber production, operations, engineering, QA, and R&D professionals.