Ada Thomas

Ada Thomas

Although one could reasonably think the head meat cutter would run the show in the Buzz meat shop, it's all Ada. With a smile always on her face she keeps everyone in line and work flowing.

Favorite Part of your Job: Packaging the various meat for customers

Favorite Cut of Meat: Flat Iron

Describe yourself in 3 words: Sweet, Hardworking, Funny  

Song that describes your life: “Flawless”

Favorite Dance Move: Twerking

Best concert you attended: Blake Shelton

Best advice you’ve received: “Life is short, smile while you still have teeth.”

Favorite outdoor smell: Honeysuckle

3 things you’d take on a desert island: Husband, Kids, Water

Splurge grocery item you haven’t splurged on yet: Fancy Cheese

Food item you can’t run out of: Apples

More Team

Jason Jean

Vice President

Dickinson Gould


Angela Gould

Chief Operating Officer

Dennis Benson

Grocery Purchasing

Vickie Vassar

Accounts Payable

Robert Tyler

Charleston Area

Chef Paul Smith

Corporate Chef

Taylor Jones

Inside Sales Support

Sierra Jones

Office Manager/Seafood Queen

John Haddy, Jr.

General Manager

Brian Reed

Operations Manager

Jason Halstead

Meat Production Supervisor

Chris Linville

Meat Cutter

Bruce Hannigan

Meat Cutter

Ada Thomas


Travis Lawrence

Meat Cutter

Chris Knapp

Parkersburg & Huntington, WV

Ezra Gottke-Slone

Meat Cutter



Sarah Page

Summer Intern Emeritus

Morgan Peyton

Packaging and Labeling

Michael Bartell

Meat Cutter

Bethel Pierson

Meat Cutter

J.R. Higginbotham

Deliveryperson Extraordinaire

Dave Cole

Deliveryperson Extraordinaire

Richard Webb

Facility Maintenance & Delivery

Estavon Bowles

Packaging and Labeling

Jim Sturm


Aaron Mills

Warehouse Supervisor

Jordan Kirk


Allen Goderre

Deliveryperson Extraordinaire

Dick Gould, Jr.

Visionary Leader

Jason Fowler

Warehouse Supervisor

Karen Colakyan

Inside Sales Support

Cody Fleming


Annie Stroud

Project Manager