Typically a week-long event series centered around Oregon’s consumer product ecosystem, this year's Built Festival has been pared down to a half-day version of their main event, bringing together local luminaries for fireside chats. Build community and learn from industry leaders such as A Kids Company About's Jelani Memory, Mimi's Fresh Tees founder Kamelah Adams, Salt & Straw CEO Kim Malek, Dutch Bros. president/CEO Joth Ricci, and many more.
12:30-1:00 - Check in & Registration
1:00-1:30PM Developing innovative products that are consumer informed, but not consumer controlled
Matt Olsofsky, Cofounder/COO at Take Two Foods & Carrie Ericksen, VP, Consumer and Market Insights at Tillamook County Creamery Association
2:30-3:00PM Debt, equity, and what 'access' means in the capital world.
Stephen Green, COO at A Kids Company About, Maggie Reilly, Neighborhood Resilience Strategist at Craft3, and Juan Barraza, Director of Student Innovation, PSU Center for Entrepreneurship
4:30-5:00PM Starting, growing and sustaining industry leading cpg brands in an ever more competitive and challenging market.
Michael Pan, Founder of Pan's Mushroom Jerky & Jen Paragallo, EVP Sales & Marketing at Tillamook Country Smoker