SOURCE: China Food Services, Corp.

China Food Services, Corp.

January 27, 2011 10:08 ET

China Food Services, Corp. Announces New Directors

BEIJING--(Marketwire - January 27, 2011) - China Food Services, Corp. http://www.chinafoodservices.com (PINKSHEETS: GDHI), a food and beverage distribution services business operating in China, announce the appointment of Mr. Hua "Jack" Chih-Yang and Mr. Gao "Eddie" Zhiqiang to the board of directors of China Food Services.

Mr. Hua "Jack" Chih-Yang
Jack, as he likes to be called, comes from over 20 years experience in the F&B industry. A Chinese native growing up in Singapore, Jack graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1982 with a Bachelors of Science in Hotel Management. After Graduation he was whisked away by the University of San Francisco's PFM department, Professional FoodServices Management Company, to administrate the University's food services. He joined the team at "El Torito Franchise Restaurants" where he spent 8 years and moved all the way up to District Manager. Moving rapidly up the chain in the F&B industry "Jack" was scouted by Mark Pi where he was Director of Operations and in 2 years built 80+ chains. Jack's roots came calling when he was approached by the Tunglok Restaurant Group of Singapore to be the Vice President of China Operations. Under his leadership the Chinese fusion restaurant group opened 3 restaurants in Beijing, 1 in Chengdu and 1 in Shanghai, and he also became the General Manager for the China Club at Chengdu. Jack's passion is Food, but Jack also dedicates his time to the Bright Angel Foundation (www.brightangel.cn) where he is the Director General for BAF and the Deputy Assistant for the GuiZhou Forerunner College (www.forerunnercollege.com), these non-profit organizations help the blind children of China.

Mr. Gao "Eddie" Zhiqiang
Mr. Gao joined the Company in 2008, and he is a key player of the team. His leadership abilities and innate business skills have greatly helped the company to grow since he joined. At the starting stages of the Company Mr. Gao helped organizationally as well as in finding top-ranked clients which have built the base of the company's business. Working directly with the CEO, he has improved profitability and created sustainable growth for China Food Services. Mr. Gao's areas of expertise include strategy formulation, organizational transformation, operational strategy, profit improvement, and performance measurement.

Frank Yglesias, CEO, stated, "We are excited to announce these esteemed new members to our Board of Directors, their knowledge and expertise will help in the growth of the company and its success for the coming years."

China Food Services also wishes to announce the resignation of Mr. Cesar Cuenca from the board of directors. The company extends its best wishes to Mr. Cuenca in his future endeavors and wishes to thank him for his contributions.

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