Eunice, LA, September 29, 2014 -- We are developing a Food Truck Component to be a part of the festival! The festival committee connected with STEVEN SHOMLER, a food writer from Portland, Oregon. Steven has provided invaluable insight and guidance regarding the development of the Food Truck component for the EXPERIENCE LOUISIANA FESTIVAL! Festival planners had an extremely productive conference call with Steven on September 29, 2014...AND, he plans to travel to Eunice to attend the festival! We can't wait to host him! MUCH, MUCH MORE TO COME!
Steven Shomler is a Portland food writer. He writes about food carts at Portland Food Cart Adventures, a website he founded in 2012. Steven is the author of Portland Food Cart Stories: Portland Food Cart Stories: Behind the Scenes with the City’s Culinary Entrepreneurs, published by American Palate an imprint of The History Press. As Steven began writing about food carts, he fell in love with the people inside the carts, and their stories. Steven regularly consults with food cart owners on how to have a successful startup, coaching them on topics such as branding, marketing and social media. Steven is also one of the founders and organizers of the Portland Summer Food Cart Festival, which takes place each summer on the campus of Mt Hood Community College.