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Wednesday, October 9 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Trailmix Pitch Competition LIMITED

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Trailmix is an exciting event created to showcase new and innovative food product companies from around the Northwest. Trailmix is presented by Albertsons at Trailhead, in partnership with the Food Track of Boise Startup Week.

5 lucky applicants will have the ability to pitch their food product to a room filled with over 200 people, answer questions by Judges, and obtain feedback. This event will create awareness for the food entrepreneurs and startups competing and give them networking opportunities with, industry leaders, investors and other companies.

The 1st place winner of the food pitch competition will win $20,000, a guaranteed shelf space at Albertsons Broadway store, and a year long membership to Trailhead. Chobani is sweetening the pot this year by awarding ALL five food finalists a two-day session at Chobani's new Innovation Center in Twin Falls, ID. The finalists will get the rare opportunity to elevate experimentation on their respective products with one-on-one support from Chobani’s food scientists.

Trailmix finalists:
Keto Buta
Orchestra Provisions
Play Hard Give Back
The Lifting Station

Learn more: http://boisestartupweek.org/trailmix/

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Gaspar Calamia

Grocery Sales Manager, Albertsons Companies, Intermountain Division
Gaspar is an accomplished retail leader who began his career in 1987 as a courtesy clerk in Sacramento, California. He held assorted positions of increasing responsibility throughout the store, including Store Director prior to his promotion to the corporate office. Over the years... Read More →
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Brian Conley

Store Director, Albertsons on Broadway, Albertsons Companies, Intermountain Division
Brian Conley started his career with Albertsons in 1981 in Pocatello, ID as a bakery clean up clerk. He worked through positions of increasing responsibility in bakery, deli, dairy, freight crew, key person and Assistant Store Director. In 1998, he was promoted and transferred to... Read More →
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Mark Priddy

CEO/Co-Founder, Happy Day Brands
Mark Priddy is CEO and co-founder of Happy Day Brands. Happy Day Brands crafts all-natural, non-GMO, and organic products. Mark develops networks and implements a global brand strategy for the company. A life-long entrepreneur, social impact investor, and community development catalyst... Read More →
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Amanda Tuck

Senior R&D Scientist, Chobani
Amanda Tuck is the Senior R&D Scientist at Chobani. She has extensive experience in food science and even taught food science, microbiology, and food safety workshops for high schoolers.
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David Stachofsky

Assistant Sales Manager and Operations Specialist, Albertsons Companies, Intermountain Division
David Stachofsky began his career with Albertsons in 2013 as a Store Director in Hillsboro, OR. In 2016, David was promoted to the role of Strategic Project Lead where he was responsible for helping lead the Company through system and process conversion to the In-House systems.  In... Read More →

Wednesday October 9, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm MDT
Trailhead Boise