Our Sponsors

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Premier Sponsors

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  • Kastner Gravelle

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  • Wild Hive

    Wild Hive is a leading marketing and communications firm for food and agriculture brands. We’re a uniquely experienced hive with expertise spanning key areas of the food chain—agriculture, nutrition, culinary, foodservice, food manufacturing, healthcare, and retail. And we know precisely how to apply this expertise to create integrated and impactful marketing programs.

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  • Amplify Snacks

    Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Amplify Snack Brands is a high growth snack food company focused on developing and marketing products that appeal to consumers’ growing preference for Better-For-You (BFY) snacks. Amplify’s portfolio of brands includes SkinnyPop, Pirate’s Booty, Paqui, Oatmega, and Krave, all of which embody our BFY mission of “snacking without compromise.”

     

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  • Far West Capital

    Far West Capital is in the business of funding the goals of high-growth small business owners. Since 2007, our highly experienced entrepreneurial leadership team has helped over 350 businesses grow and thrive – many of whom don’t fit in a traditional bank’s “box.”

    We are not algorithm lenders or spreadsheet decision makers. We are partners in our clients’ ultimate success – what’s good for them is good for us. We build personal, proactive relationships and support our clients’ deals with the hard questions to eliminate surprises and ensure their success.

    Through purchasing or lending on accounts receivable, inventory or purchase orders, our clients receive custom finance and business solutions that specifically meet the personal and professional goals of their businesses and in return, are able to unleash more potential for themselves, their families and their employees.

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  • Vital Farms

    Vital Farms’ core mission is to bring ethically produced food to the table by coordinating a collection of family farms to operate with a well defined set of organic agricultural practices that includes the humane treatment of farm animals as a central tenet. By promoting the superior nature of the products, we want to encourage consumers to migrate from their traditional egg choices, and by doing so, create opportunities for more family farms to convert from harmful industrial practices.

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  • Beck Flavors

    Since 1904, Beck Flavors has been making custom flavors for our customers in the food and beverage industry. From ice cream, to coffee, to RTD beverages and beyond, Beck Flavors is your custom flavor house of choice. Because there is good, there’s better and then there’s BECK.

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  • Sunrise Strategic Partners

    Sunrise Strategic Partners provides growth capital and expertise to emerging brands in the healthy, active and sustainable living space. We team up with founders to add strategic value, share guidance on tactical priorities and leverage our industry relationships to maximize potential. The team at Sunrise has been growing businesses for over 30 years and has deep experience with the unique challenges and decisions that growing brands face. We partner with passionate founders who are ready to take their business to the next level, because we know scaling your brand can be a challenging journey. We know because we’ve been there.

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  • Epac Flexibles

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  • Principal

    Whether you’re a business, an institutional investor, or an individual preparing for the future, we can help you reach your goals through our best in class retirement services, insurance solutions, and asset management services.

    Our offerings are based on experience—not quick wins or fads. Because we know that integrity, honesty, and comprehensive expertise are the right way to go—and the surest path to helping you reach your long-term financial stability goals.

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  • Harvest Group

    Named one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2018 Top Company Cultures and Forbes 2019 Small Giants, Harvest Group is the trusted partner for CPG brands looking to grow their business at Walmart, SAM’s Club and Kroger. Our multi-functional team of retail experts leverages first class analytics and cutting edge strategies to fight for clients along every step of the retail journey. From product launches to strategic line reviews and everything in-between, we help our clients put more products in shoppers’ baskets, both in store and online. At Harvest Group, our culture is our competitive advantage. We prioritize integrity and excellence in everything we do– in our people, relationships, processes, and ultimately how we serve our clients.

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