John Tashiro

Position title: General Manager

Website: City Market Onion River Co-op

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30 years of living and working across four continents has helped shape John who brings a diverse and international background to City Market Onion River Co-op. His experience spans from the corporate world managing global beverage brands and projects such as the Olympics Games to transition for over a decade in non-profit organizations addressing poverty in developing countries through Fair Trade and finding environmental solutions at 1% for the Planet. John is driven by a restless curiosity and abundance of optimism and energy to continuously search for ways to do more good and do well. Since 2015, he has been the General Manger at City Market Onion River Co-op where he has enjoyed working with staff, their Board and the broader community and being directly involved with making an impact to strengthen local food systems and addressing food insecurity challenges across the Vermont community.