JOSEPH L. HARBERG
Joseph L. Harberg has been an investor in consumer based companies for over 25 years and is also a founder and managing President of Retail & Restaurant Growth Capital, L.P.
Joe is also a practicing Mediator with Mediators360 bringing 30 years of business and entrepreneurial experience to the Mediation table to help solve complex issues between parties.
Mr. Harberg is the President and CEO of Eneract, LLC a consulting firm continuing the evolution of Joe's efforts to promote energy efficiency and a greener lifestyle to commercial businesses and the public.
was with Current Energy as the Founding Principal Partner from 2004 until late 2010.
As CEO, Joe was responsible for managing Current Energy and leading strategic initiatives and operations for all divisions of the company; growing the company from conception to over 235 associates in Dallas, Tucson, and Moscow.
created and co-hosted the nationally syndicated radio show, Current Energy Report, every Saturday (KLIF-Dallas & KPRC-Houston + 20 other markets) from 2006-2009; offering listeners practical energy saving and green living tips.
In 2008-2009, Mr. Harberg
also hosted a featured weekly segment on energy efficiency and living an earth-friendly lifestyle for Good Morning Texas on WFAA-TV (ABC affiliate) in Dallas/Ft.Worth.
Joe has been Chief Chocolateater® of the Eat More Chocolate revolution for almost 50 years.
Eating, exploring and documenting the world of Chocolate has been a passion, intertwined with his
Joe's "chocolate" travels around the globe are well documented.
vision, with EatMoreChoclate.com
and EMCjoe on Facebook
, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter, is to provide Chocolateaters® with information on where to find delicious desserts at favorite restaurants and terrific chocolate at artisan chocolate shops worldwide.
From 1988 until 2004, Mr. Harberg was the founder, CEO and managing shareholder of The Harberg • Masinter Company, a real estate strategic planning and consulting firm offering site selection and lease & acquisition negotiation services to many of the nation's most notable specialty retail concepts.
In 1986, Joe began his business career at the Sharper Image in San Francisco, as Assistant to the President/In-house Counsel and after a successful IPO, became the senior real estate officer of the Company.
Joe is a current and past board member of many private retail and restaurant companies and civic organizations.
Mr. Harberg received a BBA in finance from the University of Texas and a JD from the University of Houston.
Joe holds active law licenses in Texas and New York and is a credentialed Mediator with the Mediator360 group.
Joseph L Harberg - Director