Women + Gender Non-Conforming Food Innovators
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Goals:
* Increase the representation of women and gender non-conforming innovators as conference speakers and award winners
* Increase investment in and support of women and gender non-conforming owned businesses
* Increase the number of women and gender non-conforming individuals in positions of leadership, including boards and senior management
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First NameLast NameCompanyTitleIndustry (ie. ag, CPG, foodservice, media, VC, etc)WebsiteCity StateCountryPreferred PronounEthnicityRaceTwitterFacebookInstagramLinkedInEmailEmail
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ColineLeConteTastefully MadeFounder & CEOCPG, food and beverage, branding, design, photography, web, strategy
https://www.tastefullymade.co/
Los GatosCAUSAShe/herHapaHapa@tastefully.madecoline@tastefullymade.co
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GINAGALVANMood for FoodCEOConsult, R&D, Innovation, Strategy, Food & Bev, VC, Accelerator, Co-Packwww.moodforfood.com Orange CountyCAUSAMadameAmerican Latina@FOODInnovatorswww.facebook.com/MoodforFoodBrandGroup@FOODInnovatorshttps://www.linkedin.com/in/MoodforFood/robert@moodforfood.com
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ChristineCampbellALUS CanadaWestern Hub ManagerENGO, Non-profit, agriculture, increasing ecosystem services on farmlandCalgaryABCanadaShe/herCanadianCaucasian@TwistedNatureABhttps://www.facebook.com/TwistedNatureConsulting/https://www.linkedin.com/in/christinercampbell/
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SaraEckhouseFoodShot GlobalExecutive Directornon-profit, investment, agriculture, environment, health, sustainabilitywww.foodshot.orgNew York CityNYUSAshe/herwhite@foodshotglobalwww.facebook.com/FoodShotGlobalwww.linkedin.com/in/saraeckhouse, https://www.linkedin.com/company/foodshot-global/sara@foodshot.org
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RachaelMillerco-founder, Directorentrepreneurship, research, food systems support, food sovereigntyfreshnorth.orgAnchorageAKUSACaucasianWhite@rachael_emiller@lanebryantlumberjackwww.linkedin.com/in/goodfoodremiller@alaskapacific.edu
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MaryDrennenNourish Foods Co.Founder and CEOFully-Prepared Meal Deliverynourishmeals.comBirminghamALUSAAmericanCaucasian@nourish_foods@nourishfoodsdelivery@nourishfoodshttps://www.linkedin.com/in/mary-drennen-aa4a1022/marny@certistar.com
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JoannaBenadreteBig Idea VenturesVenture AnalystFuture of Food Hybrid Venture Fund & Acceleratorhttps://bigideaventures.com/New York CityNYUSAShe/herhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/joannabenadrete/joanna.benadrete@bigideaventures.com
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MariaDelosoDriscoll'sBrand Marketing SpecialistProduce (Berries), Agriculture, Foodservicehttps://www.driscolls.com/Watsonville/Santa CruzCAUSAshe/herFilipinoSouth-East Asian American@mariaofthebear
https://www.linkedin.com/in/mdeloso/
mdeloso31@gmail.com
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MarnyLearyCertiStarFounder and CEOSoftwarewww.certistar.comPhoenixAZUSAshandee@certistar.com
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ShandeeChernowCertiStarFounder and CEOSoftwarewww.certistar.comPhoenixAZUSAclaudia@origenalstory.com
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xMoragasInduct SEA DirectorInnovation consultancy. "Shaking the organizations to transform and adapt to the new context".BarcelonaBCNSpainSpanish@inductES@inductEShttps://www.linkedin.com/groups/7474305/anna.moragas@induct.es
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ClaudiaVasquez AlarconOrigenal StoryMarketing in agrifood, food business and sustainabilityBarcelona BCNSpainLatinoWhite@Claudia_OStory@Claudia_OStory https://www.linkedin.com/in/claudiavasquezalarcon/info@blendedforyou.com
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AnaMonizGo TigeryFounder Advertising Agency foccused on wellness and food products www.gotigery.comBerlinBerlinGermanyPortugueseCaucasian@gotigerychako@grubmarket.com
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Deanna EmburyBlended For YouFounder & CEOFood Service (online D2C) complete nutrition frozen smoothie packswww.blendedforyou.comVancouver British ColumbiaCanada@blendedforyou@blendedforyou
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SadieSchefferBread SRSLYFounder + CEOCPGhttp://breadsrsly.comBerkeleyCAUSACaucasianWhite@breadsrslyhttps://facebook.com/breadsrsly@breadsrslyhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/sadie-scheffer-9846696a/
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Dana SmithDadascope CommunicationsFounder & CEOmarketing/PRdadascope.comBerkeleyCAUSACaucasianwhite@dadascope@dadascope@dadascopehttps://www.linkedin.com/in/dadascope
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AnnieWangMiraculexMarketing/Comms Assoc.Food Tech, Biotechwww.miraculex.comBerkeleyCAUSAChinese-AmericanAsian American@anniedoublewhohttps://www.linkedin.com/in/awang799/sarah@missjones.co
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KathleenNayPerfect DayPR & Communications SpecialistFuture of Foodwww.perfectdayfoods.comBerkeleyCAUSACaucasianWhite@kathleendayle@kathleendaylehttps://www.linkedin.com/in/kathleennay/fiona@podfoods.co
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KathleenNayPerfect DayPR + Communications SpecialistAnimal-free dairy proteinBerkeleyCAUSAWhite@perfectdayfoodsfb.com/perfectdayfoods@perfectdayfoods
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AnastasiaTkachevaPLANETARIANSCo-founder and CTOFood tech startup, upcycled ingredientshttps://www.planetarians.comBerkeleyCAUSARussianWhite / East Slavic@planetariansnethttps://www.facebook.com/planetariansnet/@planetariansnet
https://linkedin.com/in/tkachevaanastasia/
at@planetarians.com
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MilagrosCastetsChela EmpanadasOwnerFood product developmenthttp://www.empanadaschela.comCampbellCAUSALatinocindyma1724@gmail.com
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AftonMartellMethodologyCulinary AdminFood-as-Medicine Digital Programs for Health Interventions & Prepared Food Deliverywww.gomethodology.comConcordCAUSA
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ClaraKimSnackNation + Love With FoodSr. Brand Partnerships ManagerCPG, Marketing, Insightswww.snacknation.comCulver CityCAUSAhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/clara-kim7/micki.seibel@gmail.com
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Deema TamimiGiving Garden and Caneberry.iohttps://givinggarden.ioDavisCAUSAEgyptian and Palestinian American@deemanator @givinggardenio@givinggardenio@givinggardeniohttps://www.linkedin.com/in/deematamimicamille@hamama.cc
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TrishnaSaigalDown to CookCPGin progressEl CerritoCAUSAIndianSouth Asian@trishnasaigal@trishnasaigalhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/trishnasaigal/screspo@esri.com
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JoannaTerrySouperbFounder & CEOCPG/Natural Food/Plant-Basedwww.souperbsoup.comEmeryvilleCAUSAfacebook.com/souperbsoup/@souperbsoupwww.linkedin.com/in/joanna-terry-2a2b128/
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Debbie MillerSocial HospitalityFounder and CEODigital Marketing, Social Media, Content Productionwww.SocialHospitality.comIrvineCAUSAAmericanCaucasian@SocHospialitywww.facebook.com/socialhospitalitywww.instagram.com/socialhospitalityhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/debbiemiller53/debbie@socialhospitality.com
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LindsaySmith-RosalesNirvana Grille, Bliss Above Broadway & Nirvana CateringFounder, ChefFood Servicewww.nirvanagrille.comLaguna BeachCAUSA@nirvanagrille@nirvanagrille@nirvanagrilleChef Lindsay Smith-Rosales
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LaurenRinkeyAlliance Consumer GrowthVice PresidentPrivate Equitywww.acgpartners.comLos AngelesCAUSA@laurenrinkey@laurenrinkeyhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenrinkeylrinkey@acgpartners.com
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LaurenRinkeyAlliance Consumer Growth (ACG)Vice PresidentInvestor - Consumer Brandswww.acgpartners.comLos AngelesCAUSA@laurenrinkey@laurenrinkeyhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenrinkey
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HollyTassiBelieve in BambaraCEOplant-based protein supplierwww.believeinbambara.comLos AngelesCAUSA@BiBambara@believeinbambara
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MelissaGolubskiNOD creamersFounderFood startup/ CPGLos AngelesCAUSACaucasian@melgolubskimelgolubski@gmail.com
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CatherineMcCordOne PotatoMeal Kit / Food Tech / CPGhttps://onepotato.comLos AngelesCAUSACaucasianWhite@weelicioushttps://www.facebook.com/onepotatobox@weelicioushttps://www.linkedin.com/in/catherine-mccord-0133018/
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Sara BonhamPerennialCo-Founder and Co-CEO / Product DevelopmentFood Tech / CPG / ecomm Los AngelesCAUSACaucasian@Sara_Bonhamhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/sara-bonham-10650426/sbonham@liveperennial.com
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MarianaFerreiraSnow Monkey (Plant-based, Paleo, nut free frozen desserts)Co founder & COOCPG + Foodservicewww.snow-monkey.comLos AngelesCAUSAHispanicHispanic@mananaferreira (not very active!)https://www.facebook.com/Mariana.Ferreira94@mananaferreirahttps://www.linkedin.com/in/mariana-ferreira-4a762b60/
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PhaedraSpero FoodsFounder & CEOCPG (plantbased cheese & eggs)https://www.sperofoods.coLos AngelesCAUSA@sperofoodsjessica@teuko.com
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Kristel de GrootYour SuperFounderCPG / EcommerceLos AngelesCAUSAWhite@yoursuperfoodswww.facebook.com/yoursuperfoods@yoursuperfoodskris@yoursuper.com
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Tinalennylarry.comLos AngelesCAUSAChineseAsiantina@lennylarry.com
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JohannaGrosseHope MixdFounder & CEOBeverage Mixer CPGhttp://www.hopemixd.comMartinezCAUSACaucasianWhite@johannagrossehttp://www.facebook.com/johanna.grosse.1@jogrossehttp://www.linkedin.com/in/jogrosse
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AshleyDombkowskiBefore BrandsFounder and CEOFood/CPGhttps://www.spoonfulone.com/Menlo ParkCAUSA
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JuneMarshall-KingsleyHIP GastroplexCo-founder, PartnerFood + Techwww.gastroplex.comMoragaCAUSACaucasianjen@hodofoods.com
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YaelCypersChipotleProgram Manager, Animal WelfareSupply Chain for QSRNewport BeachCAUSA@yaelcypers@yaelcyperswww.linkedin.com/in/yael-cypersycypers@chipotle.com
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SheeraDuerigenAlma SemilleraCo-FounderFood/CPGhttps://almasemillera.com/NovatoCAUSAThey/them or she/herAmericanMultiracial@almasemillera@almasemillera@almasemillerahttps://www.linkedin.com/in/sheera-duerigen-4b931a71/sheera@almasemillera.com
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JenniferLoHodoMarketing ManagerCPGwww.hodofoods.comOaklandCAUSAChinesefacebook.com/hodofoods@hodofoodshttps://www.linkedin.com/in/jenniferwlo/cate@impossiblefoods.com
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MelizaMokraniKitchenMuse FounderFood tech, recipe platformwww.kitchenmuseapp.comOaklandCAUSAShe/HerNorth AfricanArab/Indigenousmeliza@kitchenmuseapp.com
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NonaLimNona LImFounder and CEOFood, CPG www.nonalim.comOaklandCAUSAAsian/Chinese@NonaLimFoods@NonaLimFoods@NonaLimFoodshttps://www.linkedin.com/company/nona-lim/catherine@onepotato.com
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CarolineCottoRenewal Mill COO Food tech startup / CPG www.renewalmill.comOaklandCAUSAAmericanWhite@carolineecotto@cottocarolinehttps://www.linkedin.com/in/carolinecotto/hml@heathermarielee.com
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Claire Schlemme Renewal Mill CEO & Co-Founder Food tech startup / CPG www.renewalmill.comOaklandCAUSAAmericanWhitehttps://www.linkedin.com/in/claire-schlemme-a2317aa2/
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NaeemeMohammadiRootlinkFounderLocal Food Webtherootlink.comOaklandCAUSAIranianhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/naeememohammadi/nmohammadi@therootlink.com
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CaitlinJosephSilo Technologies & Stanford UniversityConsultantResearch, policy, program management in areas of regional food sysems / distribution / food security / child nutritionOaklandCAUSAIrish, LatvianWhite@Caitlin__JosephWebiste: https://www.caitlinjoseph.com/https://www.linkedin.com/in/caitlin-joseph/caitlin.e.joseph@gmail.com
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Jessica PattonApotheryFounderFood CPGwww.apothery.comPalo AltoCAUSAAfrican-American@apotheryhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/jessicarpattonhollytassi@gmail.com
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SusanaCrespoEsriMarketing Research and StrategyGeospatialwww.esri.comRedlandsCAUSALatina@AgMapperhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/susanacrespo/emily@firstclasscooking.com
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CateLeveyImpossible FoodsSenior Food TechnologistFoodTech, plant based meatimpossiblefoods.comRedwood CityCAUSACaucasian Whitehttps://www.linkedin.com/in/cate-levey-158a0954/katessafeandsweetbakingbox@gmail.com
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NinaCurtisAdventist Health Director & Executive ChefFood Service www.adventisthealth.orgRosevilleCAUSAAfrican-AmericanHuman@botanicalchef@botanicalchefjessica@apothery.com
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VeronicaValverdeCircle-Q, LLC.Co-founder, ManagerImporter and Wholesaler of Organic Quinoa from South AmericaSacramentoCAUSALatinhttps://www.linkedin.com/company/quinua/veronica@circle-q.us
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JoannaBromleyThe Better Meat Co.COO and CofounderFuture of food: plant-based meatbettermeat.coSacramentoCAUSAAmericanWhitehttps://www.linkedin.com/in/joanna-bromley-b308021a/jeu@threetrees.com
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MiritCohenAdobeGlobal Food Program Managerfoodservice, innovationSan FranciscoCAUSAWhite, Jewish
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AllisonBallAllison Ball ConsultingFounderCPG & Retail Consultant www.alliball.comSan FranciscoCAUSAwww.facebook.com/AllisonBallConsultingwww.instagram.com/itsalliballhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/aball/allison@alliball.com
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RonaChenAmple FoodsDirector, OperationsCPGSan FranciscoCAUSAAmericanChinese@rona3https://www.linkedin.com/in/ronachen
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CindyMaCompass GroupDietitianFood ServiceSan FranciscoCAUSAChinesehttps://www.linkedin.com/in/cindymanutrition/dana@dadascope.com
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VarshaDudaniDoorDashEngineering ManagerLogistics / Last mile food deliverydoordash.comSan FranciscoCAUSAIndianSouth Asiana@eatmakhana.com
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AmrutaGadgilEatMakhanaCo-founder and COOCPGhttps://eatmakhana.com/San FranciscoCAUSAIndian-American@eatmakhanaaramintad@gmail.com
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Edwina ClarkEdwina Clark Nutrition and Wellness ConsultingFounderFood and nutrition innovationwww.edwinaclark.comSan FranciscoCAUSAShe/her@edwinatheRDfacebook.com/edwinalclark@edwinalclarkhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/edwinaclarkrd/
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AramintaDavidEvolvfood intelligence platformSan FranciscoCAUSAhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/aramintadavid/
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EmilyDellasFirst Class CookingEducation / Nutritional Advocacy/ Product Developmentwww.firstclasscooking.comSan FranciscoCAUSACaucasian@firstclasscooks/ @emdellas@firstclasscooking@firstclasscooking / @emilyddeema@givinggarden.io
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MarielSenaFNBTechDirector of Corporate DevelopmentFood Tech / Inventory Management / Fin TechSan FranciscoCAUSAShe/her/hersHispanicCaucasianhttps://www.facebook.com/mksena@merry_yellhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/marielsena/mariel@bevager.com
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KellyWatersGenslerSenior DesignerDesigner of F+B spaces whether Universities, Hotels, Tech Campuses, or simply your neighborhood restaurant. Concept development through Construction.https://www.gensler.com/San FranciscoCAUSAhttps://www.instagram.com/kelly_waters/Kelly_Waters@Gensler.com
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CamilleRichmanHAMAMACo-Foundergrow superfoodshttps://www.hamama.cc/San FranciscoCAUSAhttps://instagram.com/hamama_greenshttps://www.linkedin.com/in/camille-richman-95150283/june@gastroplex.com
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Cynthia SamanianHidden RhythmFounder and CEOExperiential marketingwww.hiddenrhythm.comSan FranciscoCAUSAShe/herMiddle Eastern (Persian)@cynthiahttps://www.facebook.com/ourhiddenrhythm@hidden_rhythmhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/cynthiasamaniancynthia@hiddenrhythm.com
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ChristieLee
Independent Consultant
Brand Marketing Consultant for CPGsSan FranciscoCAUSDshe/herChineseAsianhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/christieslee/christie.s.lee@gmail.com
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GraceCheungKQED FOODEditormediaSan FranciscoCAUSAChinese@gcheung28@gcheung28gcheung@kqed.org
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LaurenJoynerLoca FoodFounderFood startup / Plant-based cheese / CPGwww.eatlocafood.comSan FranciscoCAUSAAmericanWhite@eatlocafood
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EmilyMcCueMattsonProject Manager, InnovationFood, CPG, Product DevelopmentSan FranciscoCAUSACaucasianWhitehttps://www.linkedin.com/in/emilycmccueemily@mattsonco.com
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JulieNguyenMethodologyFounder and CEOCPGhttps://www.gomethodology.com/San FranciscoCAUSAVietnamesehttps://www.facebook.com/gomethodology@gomethodologyhttps://www.linkedin.com/company/methodology-/anniew8866@gmail.com
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JulieNguyen CEOFood-as-Medicine Digital Programs for Health Interventions & Prepared Food DeliverySan FranciscoCAUSAAsianhttps://www.facebook.com/gomethodology/gomethodologyhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/julie-nguyen-3115521/
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SarahJonesMiss Jones Baking Co.Founder & CEOCPGwww.missjones.coSan FranciscoCAUSACaucasian@missjonesbakessdajani@missjones.co
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SarahDajaniMiss Jones Baking Co.Director of MarketingCPGwww.missjones.coSan FranciscoCAUSAMiddle East@missjonesbakes
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LeslieSilverglideMixtceo / co-founderFast casual restaurantwww.mixt.comSan FranciscoCAUSA@lglide@mixthttps://www.linkedin.com/in/lsilverglide/hello@mixt.com
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StephanieNaegeliNestléGlobal Director of Marketing and InnovationCPGSan FranciscoCAUSAWhitehttps://www.linkedin.com/in/stephanie-naegeli/
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MichelleWolfNew Wave FoodsFounderFood tech startup / CPG www.newwavefoods.comSan FranciscoCAUSAAmericanWhite@newwavefoods@newwavefoods
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ErinLenhardtParsnipCo-FounderConsumer Goods SaaSparsnip.meSan FranciscoCAUSAAmericanCaucasian@ErinLenhardt@parsnipdailyhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/erinrlenhardt/
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KatiSchmidtPiña Colada Founder & CEOGroup Dinner Datinghttps://pinacolada-sf.comSan FranciscoCAUSACaucasianWhite@pinacoladasfhttps://www.facebook.com/pinacoladasf/@pinacoladasfhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/katrinschmidt/
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FionaLeePod FoodsCofounderFood Distributionpodfoods.coSan FranciscoCAUSAAsian@podfoodsco/podfoodsco@podfoodsco
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LarissaRussellPod FoodsCEOFood Tech, Logistics Techpodfoods.coSan FranciscoCAUSA
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MadelineLaufPureday LabsFounderCPGSan FranciscoCAUSAher/sheHispanic / Caucasian@bebebeginshttps://www.linkedin.com/in/madelinelauf/madeline@puredaylabs.co
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DanaPeckRender; Pilot R&DCo-Founder/CEOCPG; innovation and product developmentrenderfood.com; pilotrd.comSan FranciscoCAUSAshe/her@renderfood@renderfooddana@renderfood.com
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HeatherLeeScaled ImpactFounder + ConsultantNatural Products, CPG, Marketing/Product StrategyScaledimpact.comSan FranciscoCAUSA@heathrly@__heathermlee__https://www.linkedin.com/in/heathermoserlee/elizabeth@sirensnacks.com
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Elizabeth GiannuzziSiren SnacksFounderCPGwww.sirensnacks.comSan FranciscoCAUSAItalianWhite@sirensnacksfacebook.com/sirensnacks@sirensnackshttps://www.linkedin.com/in/elizabeth-giannuzzi-7bb887b2/
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MickiSeibelSocial CapitalPartnerVCwww.socialcapital.comSan FranciscoCAUSACaucasian@micseibelhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/mickiseibel/
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JessicaGuryTeukoCo-FounderLunchbox CommunityTeuko.comSan FranciscoCAUSA@teukoapphttps://www.facebook.com/teukoapp@teukoapphttps://www.linkedin.com/in/jessicagury/
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JennyEuThree TreesCEO, FounderCPGwww.threetrees.comSan FranciscoCAUSAAsian@threetreesfoodsthreetreesfoods@threetreesfoodshttps://www.linkedin.com/in/jenny-eu-2546031/kapow@wefunder.com
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KatiePowersWefunderBusiness Development ManagerCrowdfunded debt or equity capital, $50K to $50M.https://wefunder.com/raise_fundingSan FranciscoCAUSACaucasianWhite@wefunder@wefunder@wefunderhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/katherine-powers518/
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AmDavidWellio
Culinary Strategist
Food Tech
San Francisco
CAUSA@atnimara
https://www.linkedin.com/in/aramintadavid
aramintad@gmail.com
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Cynthia DuenasAspiring Innovator - Current role: R&D/QA professionalFood/CPGSan FranciscoCAwww.linkedin.com/in/cynthiaduenas
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Rocio ReyesCPGSan FranciscoCAUSALatinxcyncooks1@gmail.com
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