Who are you and what is your background?
Nella was a massage therapist before owning the kombucha company
Your current job:
Owner of the company as well as the alchemist/brewer
In which city:
Vero Beach, FL
How did you discover kombucha?
7 years ago when someone gave me a scoby and tried to teach me how to homebrew, I was experiencing horrible stomach issues and Kombucha was the only thing that helped me entirely
What prompted you to start your company?
After meeting our friends and owners of another kombucha company in Floyd, VA it intrigued us to spread wellness
What makes your product unique?
We are the only company in Florida to ferment oak barrels, we do not pasteurize, and we do not force carbonate
What do you want to convey through your brand image?
Healing, maintaining quality and bringing consciousness to the community
What are the main challenges in your company?
Growing more and more every year!
What tools are essential for your work(app, software)?
Facebook, instagram, quickbooks and of course all of our brewing/testing equipment
A word to define what type of worker you are:
What does your office space look like?
Our home is our office and our brewery is our sacred space
Do you have a way to organize your days to optimize your work?
Create somewhat of a schedule but with a 2-year-old it can get interesting! Always make sure to prioritize what has to get done.
What tips would you give to improve productivity?
Everything is flowing the way it needs too
What is the best advice you have been given?
Make sure to make time for yourself and your family
What are your end-of-day and early-day routine?
Our end of the day is eating as a family and relaxing. Early day is creating a list of what has to get done and creating a space within yourself to stay level headed and clear-headed
Apart from your computer and your phone, what gadget cannot you do without?
Upcoming products or projects?
We are opening up a kombucha tap room that will offer mocktails, kombucha juices, kombucha smoothies & nutritionally dense snacks