Chef Johnny Carino

King & Prince Seafood® Welcomes Renowned Chef Johnny Carino to its Innovation Team

Brunswick, GA – Chef Johnny Carino joins the King & Prince Seafood® team as Corporate Chef, bringing a diverse portfolio of foodservice experience to the table. With over 30 years of industry practice under his belt, and a graduate of the prestigious Johnson and Wales University, Carino’s background reflects a broad range of experience: culinary, operations, product development, teaching, and consulting. Chef Carino’s passion for the industry is apparent through his all-encompassing resume of foodservice segments: quick service, casual dining, fine dining, hospitality, mid-scale, and corporate dining.

“Chef Carino adds depth to our Innovation Team,” said Sue Gurkin, Director of Innovation at King & Prince Seafood®. Gurkin added, “His talent, enthusiasm, and broad range of experience make him a perfect fit. King & Prince Seafood is dedicated to understanding the needs of our customers from an operational aspect to develop custom seafood solutions. We are very pleased to welcome him to our team.”

Using his extensive culinary skills and foodservice experience, Johnny Carino takes a hands-on approach at King & Prince Seafood® to help customers achieve menu excellence and profitability through high-quality seafood solutions.

About King & Prince Seafood

King & Prince Seafood® prides itself on delivering the best quality seafood available to operators guaranteeing patron satisfaction. For over 65 years, King & Prince Seafood® has been providing patron-pleasing seafood by following strict quality control procedures and maintaining food safety standards that exceed the industry. With one of the industry’s most extensive global sourcing networks through Nissui, the world’s second largest seafood company, King & Prince Seafood® sources sustainable seafood to ensure availability for future generations. Innovation, foodservice expertise and consistency are what King & Prince Seafood® delivers to their customers every day: Sea. Taste. Enjoy! When you taste it, you’ll love it! For more information about the company or its product brands: King & Prince®, Mrs. Friday’s®, Oceanway®, Sushi Bob® and Pride of Alaska™, visit,, and


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