Meet Our Experts on Tap


Meet our Experts!

This one hour session is design to allow you to have rapid fire 1:1 chats with food industry experts and food buyers from around the region. We will do 8-10 x 5 minutes sessions so you can speak with many of these esteemed experts.

Amanda Verigin

Marketing + Sales Manager | Kootenay Co-op

Brian Pealow

Store Owner - Pealow's - Your Independent Grocer

Charne Baird

Photographer/Owner - Charné Baird Photography

Darina Kopcok

Darina Kopcok Photography - MA CCDP - Commercial Food Photographer + Educator.

Don McCulloch

Community Futures - Loan Officer

Kate Mizenka

Elk Root Conservation Farm Society - Board Chair & Director of Farm, Orchard & Apiary

Leanne Cairns

Gordon Food Services - Merchandising Manager

Mandi Lunan

Food Business Coach

Michael Hoher

Export Navigator - Regional Export Advisor

Ned Bell

Chef Ambassador at Buy BC, Co-owner of Hatch Hospitality,

Nyree Marsh

Columbia Basin Land Matcher - Young Agrarians

Ron Macc

AgSafe BC - Regional Safety Consultant | Boundary Kootenay and South Okanagan Regions

Saverio Gennuso

Gordon Food Services - Merchandising Manager

Shauna Fidler

Graphic Designer | Food Packaging Expert

Stephanie Ames

Basin Business Advisors - Program Navigator

Sylvia Chong

Food Scientist, Food Safety, Quality & Risk Management Consultant and Preventive Controls Qualified Individual

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Experts On Tap

  • 3 November, 2023
  • 2:30pm - 3:30pm