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ASMI reaches out to Gulf

...close relationship with his counterparts at ASMI in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in 2005...problem." Ray Riutta, executive director at ASMI, said there has been "running dialogue" between ASMI and Gulf seafood marketing groups since the...
Bulldog reporter Tkacz dies at 61

...fisheries. Barbara Belknap served as executive director for ASMI starting in 1997 and said she interacted with Tkacz frequently...she said. When there were hearings about the funding of ASMI, Belknap said Tkacz would show up at each one with a notebook...
Amateur recipe division added to cook-off

...lot of questions from folks that weren't professional chefs but thought that they had a handle on cooking great seafood," ASMI communications director Tyson Fick said. "So we thought this is a good chance to do that." Fick said the competition is looking...
DEC says Alaska fish are safe to eat

...decisions on what they eat." Tyson Fick, spokesman for the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, said he has the same concerns. ASMI is a marketing partnership between the state and the Alaska seafood industry. He said people who make claims that Alaska's...
Walmarts to continue stocking local salmon

...fisheries following wide-spread dissent of MSC's program. ASMI's program based its standards on the Food and Agriculture Organization...Stores Inc. has invited Alaska to send Parnell and members of ASMI; the Alaska Department of Fish and Game; and the Alaska Department...
Gov. asks Wal-Mart to keep buying Alaska fish

...program based on standards set by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.Spokesperson Tyson Fick said ASMI has reached out to Wal-Mart to discuss the Responsible Fisheries Management program. Fick said the MSC certification requirement...
Begich proposes national seafood marketing program

...on the record of the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, or ASMI, which is paid for by a combination of state and industry replicated in other industries facing challenges. Outgoing ASMI Executive Director Ray Riutta, who is retiring in December...
Seafood group pushes sustainable labeling

...just a third-party endorsement," said ASMI Executive Director Ray Riutta. "As marketers...we do it as long as it gets paid for." ASMI wants its participation in the Marine Stewardship...who actually use the program. Although ASMI is funded by the entire Alaska seafood...
Americans prefer Alaska brand; state's seafood a niche market much or more frozen seafood at home. ASMI unveiled its latest consumer research...Center pointed out as a co-presenter with ASMI's Laura Fleming, Alaska seafood home, a fact certainly in sync with ASMI's latest Cook it Frozen campaign. The...
Alaska pinks used for food aid programs shows. Schactler said so far this has not affected the move of wild Alaska pinks into the federal program. The effort by ASMI to promote use of pink canned salmon in the federal food aid program has brought nutritious proteins to recipients, while also...


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