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THE ULTIMATE ONE-DAY CONSUMER DISCOVERY SUMMIT

BUILD YOUR BUSINESS AMONGST THE BEST FOUNDERS, INVESTORS, RETAILERS & DISTRIBUTORS IN food

Watch the video for a snapshot of what to expect

 
 

Watch a day of panels with top industry founders, executives, and thought leaders

Experience our Discovery Lounge presenting the most innovative companies & start up product demos breaking boundaries in their industry

Watch a Shark-tank style pitch competition hosted by a panel of experts

Networking amongst 500+ impactful founders, CEOs, investors, brands & corporate partners

FEATURED SPEAKERS

Galit Laibow & Sarah Michelle Gellar

Co-Founders, FoodStirs

Dave Asprey

Founder and CEO of Bulletproof

Lewis Howes

Founder, School of Greatness

100+ 

FOUNDERS & INVESTORS ON THE EDUCATIONAL PANELS

50+ 

VETTED BRANDS IN THE DISCOVERY demo LOUNGE

 500+ 

C-LEVEL EXECUTIVE / DECISION-MAKERS IN ATTENDANCE

20+

GLOBAL MEDIA REPRESENTATIVES

 

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The FounderMade Food Summit explores the newest trends in hospitality, food innovation, distribution, consumer technology and culinary insights.. For one day only, the Summit will bring together the most influential global thought leaders in food, for you to watch educational panels with the inspiring founders of multi-million dollar companies, discover the most innovative brands in the Discovery Lounge, and watch a Shark tank style pitch competition with breaking brands.

A highlight of the day is our Founder Stories panel, featuring Sarah Michelle Gellar and Lewis Howes to name a few. You will get intimate incites on how to build your food business from those who have built large-scale businesses & have the strategic expertise to match. The action-packed day of knowledge & connectivity with our high-tier global network is an opportunity for you to build the destination partnerships, financing, investment, distribution, sales & marketing relationships to accelerate your business growth.

THE VENUE

 

HUDSON LOFT

 

1200 S Hope St, Los Angeles, CA 90015

 
 

THE SPEAKERS

Galit Laibow & Sarah Michelle Gellar

Co-Founders, FoodStirs

Dave Asprey

Founder and CEO of Bulletproof

Lewis Howes

Founder, School of Greatness


Matthew Kenney

Founder & CEO, Matthew Kenney Cuisine

Hooman Radfar

Co-Founder, Ando

Carter Reum

Co-Founder, M13


Alexander Duong

Head of Procurement, Thrive Market

Christina Pascucci

Anchor and Reporter, KTLA

Nicole Lapin NY Times

Best Selling Author and TV Personality


Gigi Lee Chang

Managing Director, FutureFoodCo & Founder, Plum Organics

Elizabeth Stein

Founder & CEO, Purely Elizabeth

Jeff Church

Co-Founder & CEO, SUJA


Jesse Draper

Founder, Halogen Ventures

Catherine McCord

Founder, One Potato and Weelicious

Taryn Southern

Founder, Tribe of Good


Peter Groverman

Founder, Grovara

Anjula Acharia

Partner, Trinity Ventures

Peter Rahal

Co-Founder, RXBar

CHOOSE YOUR ADMISSION

$195*

Includes access to the day of panels, discovery lounge, pitch competition & powerful networking

$295*

Access to the day of panels, discovery lounge, pitch competition and powerful networking. VIP ticket holders will also have preferred seating in our panel room and an invitation to our Founder Cocktail Reception.

$495*

Access to the day of panels, discovery lounge, pitch competition and powerful networking. Investor ticket holders will also have preferred seating in our panel room and an invitation to our Founder Cocktail Reception. Investors will also receive Executive Summaries on our curated group of Discovery Lounge companies.

 

* Tickets are non-refundable and prices subject to increase based on availability

"On average, attendees anticipate their organization will discover, partner with, or invest in a minimum of 3 companies based on their interactions at FounderMade"

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EXPLORE THE DAY

Learn the best sales & funding strategies to build your best business from founders & CEOs of million-dollar companies

Discover investment, distribution & retail opportunities with 50+ innovative brand activations

Engage in strategic networking with qualified connections in your business criteria for immediate ROI

THE SCHEDULE

SATURDAY APRIL 8, 9:30AM - 5:30PM


10:00AM

Welcome

Christina Pascucci, Anchor and Reporter, KTLA

 

10:10 - 11:00AM

Innovations in Food

Hooman Radfar, Co-Founder, Ando

Jacqueline Claudia, Co-Founder, Love The Wild

 

11:00 - 11:45AM

Why Invest in the Future of Food

Jesse Draper, Founder, Halogen Ventures

Gigi Lee Chang, Managing Director, FutureFoodCo & Founder, Plum Organics

Carter Reum, Co-Founder, M13

 

11:45AM - 12:00PM

Fireside Chat: Trinity Ventures & Gobble

 

12:00 - 1:00PM

Networking

 

1:00 - 1:30PM

Fireside Chat: Foodstirs

Catherine McCord, Founder, One Potato and Weelicious

Sarah Michelle Gellar & Galit Laibow, Co-Founders, Foodstirs

1:30 - 2:15PM

How to Leverage Digital Marketing

Taryn Southern, Founder, Tribe of Good

Elizabeth Stein, Founder, Purely Elizabeth

 

2:15 - 3:30PM

Founder Stories & Pitch Challenge

Lewis Howes, Founder, The School of Greatness

Matthew Kenney, Founder & CEO, Matthew Kenney Cuisine

Jeff Church, Co-Founder & CEO, SUJA

 

3:30 - 3:45PM

Networking

 

3:45 - 4:30PM

How to Expand Your Business Through Distribution

Nicole Lapin, NY Times Best Selling Author and TV Personality

Alexander Duong, Head of Procurement, Thrive Market

Peter Groverman, Founder & CEO, Grovara

 

4:30 - 5:00PM

Closing Keynote

Dave Asprey, Founder & CEO, Bulletproof

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THE BRANDS YOU'LL MEET

MORE ADDED DAILY!