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May 22, 2015 1:01 PM ET

Archived: OLOMOMO: Socially Responsible Artisan Roasted Nuts

iCrowdNewswire - May 22, 2015


Socially Responsible Artisan Roasted Nuts

Boulder, CO




  • Status OPEN
  • Maximum $500,000

Brad Feld

Managing Director, Foundry Group

“I love investing in food companies. I’ve had OLOMOMO nuts at the Boulder Farmers Market and loved them. Part of my investment criteria for food companies is whether or not I like this product. In this case, I’m nuts about OLOMOMO.”



  • Team Wild Oats Markets, Rocky Mountain Foods
  • Performance 2014 Revenue of $343K
  • Customers Whole Foods, Sprouts, Smoothie King, KeHE, UNFI
  • Category Premium, All-Natural Snack Nuts
  • Potential Acquirers Diamond Foods, Roll Global
  • Investors Brad Feld, Scott Greenburg, Rich Matusow
  • Advisors Richard Lappen, Ross Shell, Doug Radi, Ross Kamens


We believe OLOMOMO is on its way to being the predominant national natural and organic nut brand. It is now sold in over 600 locations across the country and is growing quickly in Whole Foods, Natural Grocers, and food service chains like Smoothie King. OLOMOMO is a certified B- Corp and is committed to social and environmental responsibility.


Mark Owens, CEO  

Mark Owens joined OLOMOMO after several years working in the natural and organic foods industry. He has held positions in Product Development, Food Safety, Project Management, and Business Development for food companies including Wild Oats Markets and Rocky Mountain Foods.

Justin Perkins, Founder and President  

Justin is an entrepreneur with 17 years experience in marketing, strategy, sales, and operations. Justin is also currently Director of Biz Dev and Brand Engagement at Care2.com, an online social action network of 23 million cause conscious people. Justin has helped Care2 double through selling over 450 nonprofit and cause marketing ad deals. Justin holds an MBA from CU Denver at the Bard Center for Entrepreneurship and has been involved with environmental and social causes since age 13.

Justin Desiderio, V.P. Sales and Marketing


  • Ross Shell
    OLOMOMO Board Member, CEO- Red Idea Partners
    Ross is a marketer and business strategist, as well as … 
  • Doug Radi
    OLOMOMO Board Member, CEO – Good Karma Foods
    Doug is a classical packaged goods marketer turned organic. He … 
  • Ross Kamens
    Red Idea Partners
    Ross was the founding chef for Noodles & Co where …
  • Michael Aisner


  • Revenue2014 Revenue of $343K
  • CategoryPremium, All-Natural Snack Nuts
  • DistributionNatural Grocery Channel, Food Service, Fast-Casual Dining
  • CustomersWhole Foods, Sprouts, Smoothie King, KeHE, UNFI


  • StatusOPEN
  • Maximum $500,000
  • Round Type Convertible Note
  • Entity Type LLC





Contact Information:

Mark Owens
Justin Perkins
Justin Desiderio

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