116 Archived posts matching:"Interviews”

  • Bardstown Bourbon Company

    Get to Know Bardstown Bourbon Company’s CFO Ingrid Gentry

    Although male CFOs outnumber female CFOs 6.5 to 1 in the Russell 3000, companies looking for higher financial returns should consider putting more women in the role. A study by S&P Global Market Intelligence found that within the first 24 months of appointing female CFOs, companies averaged a 6 percent increase in profits and an 8 percent better […]

  • Jenny Cawthon

    How Jenny Cawthon’s Food Philosophy Launched Greenjoy

    As part of our ongoing Female Forces series to celebrate women leaders in the consumer brand universe, we’re highlighting Jenny Cawthon, the Founder of Greenjoy. Inspired by her mother’s passion for health and her legendary salad dressing recipes, Greenjoy is on a mission to bring people together with nourishing food. We caught up with Cawthon […]

  • liquor

    ForceBrands’ Rachel Doueck On Beverage Industry Hiring During COVID-19

    Each month, ForceBrands partners with The Tasting Panel magazine. The Tasting Panel offers an insider’s look at the tastemakers and trendsetters in today’s growing beverage industry. From winemaker profiles, to brands that are the bartenders’ best friend, this monthly publication gets up close and personal with today’s influencers and explores the products they love the most. […]

  • Born to Lead Webinar

    Bev Alc Leaders Address Leading Through COVID-19 in ‘Born to Lead’ Virtual Discussion

    ForceBrands brought together some of the beverage alcohol industry’s top leaders for a live virtual discussion on May 27. Part of a new thought leadership series, Born to Lead, powered by ForceBrands and PINATA, panelists addressed how they’re “Addressing Real Challenges and Driving Positive Change Through Leadership in Today’s Environment.” Moderated by Josh Wand, Founder […]

  • Duane

    Born to Lead, Episode 1: Duane Primozich, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, BIGR Ventures

    Born to Lead is ForceBrands’ original leadership series that highlights industry thought leaders across CPG.  In the debut episode of Born to Lead, we caught up with Duane Primozich, the Co-Founder & Managing Partner at BIGR Ventures, a Boulder, Colo.-based growth equity fund providing value-added, strategic partnership, and capital to promising early-stage products. Although Primozich doesn’t […]

  • United Sodas

    Reimagining Soda for a New Era with the Co-Founder and CEO of United Sodas Marisa Zupan

    Soda has an iconic place in American culture. For many Americans, the sweet, bubbly beverage conjures up nostalgia for beach vacations, childhood celebrations, and trips to the movie theater. Marisa Zupan not only wants to celebrate this legacy but modernize it for today’s consumer with the launch of United Sodas. Cleverly packaged in a rainbow of […]

  • ForceForward: The Essential Business of Cannabis with Grassroots Lisa Hurwitz

    ForceForward is a video interview series from ForceBrands that highlights what businesses and teams look like tomorrow.   One of the more positive business narratives to emerge amid the COVID-19 pandemic has been the fact that the government has deemed cannabis businesses essential, further legitimizing cannabis as a powerful CPG player. We caught up with Lisa […]

  • ForceForward

    ForceBrands’ ForceForward Series Highlights What Business Looks Like Tomorrow

    ForceForward is a video interview series that highlights some of the positive momentum in the consumer brand universe. Each episode features a conversation with one of the industry’s top thought leaders and offers a glimpse into what business looks like tomorrow. ForceForward speaks to ambitious entrepreneurs, executive leaders, and transformational brand builders who are looking for innovative […]

  • Jessica Young

    How Transparent Food Marketplace BUBBLE Is Proving Its Essential Place in Grocery

    Jessica Young has always had a passion for clean food. Although she didn’t set out in her career to launch an online marketplace where consumers could directly access some of the healthiest products from today’s most innovative food brands, she recognized there was a need for it. “I was thinking of launching my own food […]

  • Mark Feinberg

    Created By Emerging Brands for Emerging Brands: OTHRSource Helps Challengers Restock with Speed

    During this challenging time, we’ve seen a surge in demand hit the food and beverage industry. CPG brands are working around the clock to complete orders, but the sheer scale of demand retailers are facing is leaving many shelves across the country still bare. The situation was impossible to plan for and necessitates added support […]