Walmart Mng. Dir. building wellness brand centered around high-antioxidant OVOO
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Geeks of the week
Startup Name: Kosterina (Please reach out for introduction)
One-liner: Wellness brand centered around high-antioxidant extra virgin olive oil and the Mediterranean lifestyle.
Founder(s) Background: Managing Director (Brand Incubation) at Walmart, General Manager (Home) at Jet.com, Founder at Manicube (acquired by Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spas).
Startup Name: Pollen (Please reach out for introduction)
One-liner: Sustainable B2B liquidation platform.
Founder(s) Background: Director of Business Development at ChinaCache (leading Chinese Content Delivery Network).
Founders building in stealth
Co-founder at Lolly (backed by SV Angel, the former CMO of Sequoia Capital, former CEO of Apple, the CBO of Snapchat).