“People don’t buy goods and services, they buy relations, stories, and magic.” — Seth Godin
Mint is the founder and CEO of Rootastes, a fresh and energizing office lunch delivery service. Rootastes is known for its healthy and delicious meals, as well as its creative design and marketing strategy. With extensive experience in the food industry, Mint finds that branding plays a big role in distinguishing one product from the next. She started Sweet Thyme & Co. with the intent of supporting food and beverage businesses, so that they grow sustainably and creatively.
Toy is a big believer in branding and storytelling. As a brand strategist, he specializes in food and personal branding. He believes that storytelling is the key to strengthening a brand and differentiating its products and services from others.
Thunya is an arts, culture, travel and food lover. Growing up, her family owned a print and design company, which fostered and strengthened her creative drive. She has served several companies and startups with specialization and experience in design, language, music, and marketing.
Bibi is a food and design geek, with experience working in the food, design, and media industry. She has extensive background in food styling, art direction, photography, and cooking, as well as a passion for travel, lifestyle, and culture.
Ashley believes that food is a universal language that brings people together. With a background in the food, tourism, and hospitality industry, she has written for food and travel publications, worked in test kitchens, and cooked behind the line in restaurants. Ashley loves culture, traveling, cooking, languages, and carbs.