NCN Investor Kickoff & All-Star Pitch Showcase

The NCN Investor Kickoff & All-Star Pitch Showcase is Nutrition Capital Network’s exclusive session at Expo West purpose-built for investors, featuring top innovators from the 2023 NCN cohort.

Attendees will also receive access to NCN’s curated list of Exhibiting Companies Seeking Capital, featuring companies in trending categories at Expo West.

For more information about NCN and show-related resources, please reach out to Zachary Watson.


10:00am - Welcome

  • Zachary Watson, New Hope Network

10:05am - SPINS

  • Brandon Casteel

10:20am - NielsenIQ

  • Kenny Juskowiak

10:35am - Whipstitch Capital Market Update

  • Nick McCoy, Whipstitch Capital

10:50am - Driving Both Mission AND Returns with Good Culture

  • Steve Young, Manna Tree
  • Jesse Merril, Good Culture
  • Heather Cutter, Good Culture
  • John Haugen, SEMCAP

11:20am - Announcement from Edouard Rollet

  • Edouard Rollet, OSC

11:22am - Fundraising Tips From Both Sides of The Aisle

  • Adam Spriggs, The Angel Group
  • Dillon Ceglio, Chubby Snacks

11:32am - Sponsor Recognition

11:34am - NCN Brand Presentations Begin

  • Danny Auld & David Fullner, Kekoa Foods
  • Douglas Lynch, Postbiotics
  • Lauren Picasso, Cure Hydration
  • Hema Reddy, Crafty Counter
  • Ashley Loyd, NION Health
  • Paul Majcherczyk, Fabalish
  • Mehek Khera, Niramaya Foods
  • Kyle Kohler, Wildway
  • Caitlyn Vanderhaeghe, KidStar Nutrients
  • David Cantor, Folk Revival

Education Track: Building Your Business

*This session is included with Exhibit Hall Badge.

To view the NCN Welcome and Sponsor Discussions, click here

To view NCN Company Presentations, click here

Date & Time
Friday March 15th, 2024 10:00am PDT
End Date & Time
Friday March 15th, 2024 12:00pm PDT
Marriott, Grand Ballroom F