Emerging Brand COE
With nearly 20 years of experience, Jennifer leads the Emerging Brand Center of Excellence. This team of functional experts supports portfolio companies in Gold Medal Ventures, G-Works, and 301 INC. With a collective 70 years of know-how across emerging brands, this team provides strategic direction and operational excellence to grow from startup to scale.
Jen’s background at General Mills is big company savvy + small company scrappy with experience selling across major retailers & brands and, most recently, consulting on commercialization strategy for multiple startups. Jen is an expert in people leadership, capability development, and emerging brand strategy. She always brings a passion for food and people with an authentic, unapologetic leadership style at the forefront.
Jen resides in Los Angeles and enjoys spending time exploring the coast with her husband, Christian, and three children Ava, Caden, and Beckett.