Local phenomenon in Northern California with UC Davis Grad's invention of the special "Rapid Ramen Bowl". Chris Johnson, a UC Davis graduate, invented the ramen noodle microwave bowl which caught the attention of Walmart. Chris Johnson's love of ramen noodles has turned him into an inventor. He had to go through 200 packs of top ramen to perfect his invention. "I've always eaten top ramen as a kid...survived on it when I was at UC Davis", stated Johnson. He saw that the local Walmart was looking for local suppliers and arranged a meeting with the store manager, Franklin Jackson. Taste was the moment of truth with Jackson who stated it was "perfect!". Johnson's goal is to get into 5000 stores worldwide. CLICK HERE to see the YOUtube video to see winning reactions of "that's delicious!" from customers who tried the Rapid Ramen Bowl. Johnson also stated, "We are trying to keep up with the online orders as we are selling 5 orders per minute!"
For more information, contact Christopher Johnson, President & CEO at The Johnson Group - (916) 479-7003 or visit www.johnsongroupinc.com.
The Johnson Group, Inc. a Sacramento staffing and consulting firm led by Christopher Johnson founded the company in 2006. His firm has experienced over 327% growth and was recognized as the 7th fastest growing company in the Sacramento area by the Sacramento Business Journal. Mr. Johnson was also recognized as one of the "40 under 40" by Sacramento Business Journal, and recognized by Black Enterprise Magazine as one of the top 40 "Next" Emerging Business Leaders in the nation. Chris Johnson was featured as a Black Man in Leadership in the February 2009 issue of THE HUB Magazine and also received the Small Business Award of the Year from Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce in December 2010.
Submitted by Chief Editor, Pleshette Robertson