Chief Executive Officer, President, and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Gerald Easterling has served as President and a Director of NaturalShrimp since its inception in 2001 and recently replaced Mr. Williams as the Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Easterling is instrumental in corporate direction, operations, acquisitions, and merger strategies for the company.
He is also President and Director for Natural Aquatic Systems, LLC the holder of the intellectual technology rights for indoor aquatic species patent issued December 2018. He has oversight of business development, operations, and sales.
He served as President of Café Quick Enterprises and was a member of the Board of Directors from 1988 until 2016. During this time he was a co-developer and named inventor of the Café Quick™ patented fast food vending concept. In this role, Mr. Easterling built the business model from concept to production. He was the key for developing the proprietary patented food delivery packaging and product specifications. The Café Quick™ technology was patented worldwide; in 2012 the Company sold all its proprietary technology and assets to California based KRh Thermal Systems.
In 1981 Mr. Easterling co-founded Process Technology (Fresh Fry™), where he served as President and Director. It was the first patented customer-operated French fry machine for the convenience store industry. In 1982, Salt Lake City based U.I. Group acquired all the Fresh Fry patented technology, where he continued to server as Executive Vice President and member of the Board of Directors.