Hospitality professional and expert witness Joel Feigenheimer balances responsibilities as a faculty member at Florida International University with doctoral studies in business administration at Northcentral University. Joel Feigenheimer also stands out as the founder of realEats Consulting and the companion website realEats.org.
Since 2009, realEats.org has focused on highlighting vendors and suppliers in the food industry that prioritize the health of customers and the environment. Designed for industry professionals, the website lists businesses that have invested significant time and resources to go green.
To gain placement on the website, vendors and suppliers must achieve third-party certification confirming their products have met certain standards. Those who rely on realEats.org can rest assured knowing that the companies listed on the website are making the most environmentally friendly and health-conscious decisions in their business dealings.
Vendors and suppliers on realEats.org sell such products as sustainably caught seafood, hormone-free beef, certified organic produce, and compostable takeout containers. The only resource of its kind, realEats.org prides itself on being unbiased and maintaining independence from the food industry.