Category Archives: Movers Spotlight

Mover’s Spotlight Special: Abe Cohn on the Importance of Intellectual Property

I know that you have your own legal firm, Cohn Legal, PLLC. How did it all start for you?  Abe Cohn: Principally, I am an attorney with a special expertise in property law and Internet law. I went to Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, which specializes in intellectual property law. I worked for a […]

Mover’s Spotlight on Judah Longgrear and Nickelytics

Let’s talk a bit about Nickelytics. Who are you, what do you guys do, and how did it all start?  Judah Longgrear: I founded a business back in 2017 called the Nickel Ride. It was an on-demand rideshare paid for by advertisers. Even then, I was pretty bullish on the opportunity to integrate advertising into […]

Mover’s Spotlight on Renee Dunn and Amazi

I’m excited to talk to you about Amazi and what you’re all about. But let’s start from the beginning. Renee Dunn, tell us what Amazi is and how it came to be.  Renee Dunn: So, Amazi is a mindful food company. We’re on a mission to help you Snack on Purpose  with our 100% Made-in-Uganda […]

Mover’s Spotlight on Frances Tang and Awkward Essentials

Tell us about you and Awkward Essentials. Who is Frances Tang and how did she come up with Awkward Essentials?  Frances Tang: I grew up in the Bay Area, went to college in San Diego, and had no idea what I wanted to do when I graduated. With a degree in Communications, I defaulted to […]

Mover’s Spotlight on Rana Lustyan and Edoughble

So, tell me about Edoughble. Walk me through your early days. How did it all come together?  Rana Lustyan: I came up with the idea for Edoughble in 2009 when a big food brand recalled all of their baking cookie dough because people were eating their cookie dough raw and ended up in the hospital […]

Mover’s Spotlight on Christie Lee and Nourishing Food Marketing

Talk a bit about how Nourishing Food Marketing started. How did it all come together?  Christie Lee: I started Nourishing Food Marketing after exiting the food brand I started, Tiny Hero. Most new and emerging brands can’t afford full-time marketing help because we’re typically expensive. It just doesn’t make sense to bring someone on full-time.  […]

Mover’s Spotlight on David Czinn and D’Vash Organics

Walk me through the birth of D’Vash Organics. How did you realize that date syrup is a viable product for retail in the U.S.? David Czinn: My business partner, Brian Finkel, was living in Israel at the time. He was the one that told me that date syrup was ubiquitous. Every supermarket you went to […]

Mover’s Spotlight on Courtney Boyd Myers and AKUA

As a good way to start, tell us about AKUA – when did the idea for the company first come to you and how did it come together?  Courtney Boyd Myers: In 2016, I was invited to visit my first restorative kelp farm. It was about a 5-minute boat ride into the Thimble Islands near […]

Mover’s Spotlight on Alli Owen and Sweet Logic

Hi, Alli. So, I know you and your husband, Matt, started Sweet Logic together. How did you guys come up with your idea of Sweet Logic’s keto mug cakes?  Allie Owen: My husband and I both started doing keto in 2016 for different health reasons. When we started the diet, we discovered that it was […]

Mover’s Spotlight on Alex Bayer and Genius Juice

Genius Juices has had a lot of success in the past year or two, but we’d like to hear about where it all started. How did the business come together?  Alex Bayer: I started Genius Juice in 2014. Before that, I was an insurance agent for 7 years. I used to make myself a smoothie […]