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Formed in 2005, Bylada Foods is a privately held company headquartered in Moonachie, NJ. Bylada Foods is focused on driving sales in Frozen Snack, Appetizers and Breakfast Food categories. Bylada services the retail and foodservice industries with high quality, fantastic tasting, convenient foods. Over the last several years, Bylada has experienced tremendous growth through the development of innovative snack foods with a strong focus on safe quality product. We have the ability to customize any of our products to meet the needs of our customers. To ensure the highest quality of products, we at Bylada Foods use state of the art freezing equipment, freezing products fast at very low temperatures.

Bylada owns Macabee Foods, LLC. which has been a leading producer of Kosher Frozen Snacks and Appetizers since its inception in 1967. Bylada purchased NFB Food Works, Acquired the Chef Gusto and Bocconcino brands in September 2005. Bocconcino has been manufacturing Frozen Pizza Bagel since 1975. Bylada then purchased the Mini Pizza Bagel Brands from Frozen Specialties, Inc. in May 2006. Bylada owns and operates two state of the art Parallel Production Lines with an In-Line Spiral Blast Freezing System. Bylada is dedicated to quality control, customer service and new product development of its current customers, including over 50 major supermarkets, wholesalers and food services distributors across the USA & North America. Bylada Foods is a nimble company specializing in custom co packed products to meet the needs of our customers.

In 2012, Bylada Foods acquired Health is Wealth®, a Natural Foods Company. Health is Wealth® was founded in 1979 on a simple philosophy: each product would be all natural and made with the best ingredients.

A family-owned business for over 30 years, Health is Wealth® realizes the value of instilling a lifestyle of well-being for every family. Our delicious products are always made with the freshest quality ingredients so you will never have to discount flavor for healthiness. Every product is free from artificial colors, flavors and preservatives; with an assurance that even when time is of the essence, quality and wholesome goodness is never compromised.

Principals

Bob Silverman

President, CEO, Member Partner Bylada Foods, LLC

From 1971-1989 Bob served as Secretary-Treasurer and major stockholder of The Cresco Corporation, a distributor of health & beauty aid and specialty foods serving the New York metro market. From 1989-1991 he served as a consultant to Twin County Grocers to help in the transition of TCG’s acquisition of Cresco. 1991-1992 Bob was a consultant to R.W. Frookies, Inc. a manufacturer of natural cookies with national distribution. From 1993-1995 Bob served as Vice President and investor of Sidari Corporation an importer of Italian pasta and specialty foods. 1997- 2007 served as President of Woodstock organics, Inc., a manufacturer of frozen organic food products. 2000 to present serves as President and managing member of Macabee Foods, LLC, a manufacturer of frozen kosher pizza and frozen snack items. Since 2005, Bob serves as President and Managing member of Bylada Foods, LLC, a manufacturer of private label snack foods. Bob has successfully managed many multimillion dollar operations and acquisitions in his career.

Michael Silverman

VP of Sales and Marketing, Member Partner Bylada Foods, LLC

Michael is responsible driving sales with new and existing customers and the overall management of strategic growth initiatives and product innovation. Michael started his work experience in 2000 as a merchandiser for Nabisco Cookies and Crackers in Brooklyn, NY. He was promoted to Sales Representative responsible for the Nabisco sales and merchandising for 20+ supermarkets. 2002-2004 he was a Category Analyst at Daymon Worldwide in Stamford, CT and re-located to Denver, Co to become an Associate Business Manager for Daymon Worldwide at King Soopers. Since 2004, Michael serves as Vice President and Member of Macabee Foods, LLC, a manufacturer of Kosher Frozen snacks and pizza products. In 2005 he began serving as Vice President of Sales and Marketing and Member of Bylada Foods, LLC. Michael is focused on developing Bylada foods as one of the premier frozen food manufacturers in the country.

Eric Silverman

VP of Operations, Member Partner Bylada Foods, LLC

Eric is responsible for the company’s manufacturing, engineering, maintenance and supply chain management. Eric Silverman was born into the food business. Having a father who was a distributor of specialty foods and health and beauty aids, it’s no wonder he has such a passion for food. Graduating from the University of Hartford with a BA in Business Management, Eric has made sure to incorporate his education into his everyday approach. Since 2000, he has served as the Vice President of Macabee Foods LLC, a leading kosher frozen food manufacturer. From 2005 until present Eric has held the position of Vice President of Operations at Bylada Foods LLC. Eric’s hands on approach has led him to focus on increasing efficiency, just in time inventory, purchasing, logistics, management, vendor relations, and increasing productivity. He says, “Just when you think you have done all you can to better your business you find another way to break that ceiling”