The Winding Glass: What does 40 years in the American Seafood Industry look like
[The Winding Glass is the opinion and commentary column of John Sackton, Founder of SeafoodNews.]
I am stepping down as Publisher of SeafoodNews at the end of this month, as part of my agreement with Urner Barry and Agribriefing. However, writing and commentary about this industry is in my blood, and happily, we have agreed that after my retirement, I will continue to write my Winding Glass column for SeafoodNews.
I began in the seafood industry in 1977. I came to it because I was on Nantucket with my future wife, I loved to fish, and 7 years out of college I needed a better career than being a teamster truck driver and organizer. I applied to go back to school in the Marine Affairs program at the University of Rhode Island...Full Story »