Jorge Lopez, Creative Director

Creative Director and essential part of the team. Professional in Marketing and Advertising, Photographer and Designer with over 6 years of experience in Digital Marketing. Jorge and his amazing creativity leads at advertising and marketing, working with designers, artists, copywriters, sales teams and marketers to create a vision and personality for our product.

Frank Guido, Founder and CEO

Founder and CEO of the company and the head of the amazing Nuttee Team. Frank has a background in business and is probably the definition of a serial entrepreneur. His forte is building teams and is eager to teach us how to be a team. When asked why he started this company he said ,“ I wanted to do something that mattered and health and food matters, with the codicil that this time I want everybody to have fun working for Nuttee Bean™ as well as customers who are engaging to have fun with us”. He has that hippie mentality and is a free spirit but is committed to loyalty and trust. He is meticulous and detailed orientated and wants this product to be differentiated as “good for everybody”. He has developed this product from the ground up to do just that. It was through his travels that he identified with this ancient bean and has brought it to you.

Wara Torrez, Communication Director

Wara is Communication Director of Nuttee Bean™. She has a degree in Communications and has been active in Social Media Marketing for 4 years. Born and raised in South America Wara brings a fresh look to our team and is perfect for blunt reviews of ideas and concepts. She has a natural feel for what is trending and knows what people respond to. Her mission is to coordinate all the content that is published, ensure consistency in branding, and communicate to our community of bloggers, influencers, and other social marketing needs with our Creative director. Her responsibilities is to continuously strategize our short-term and long term objectives as well as manage to keep our engagement strong and healthy. She has lots of new things cooking so stay tuned.

Alan Anderson, Industrial Designer (BID)

Alan was the major contributor to the package design of the product, the merchandiser and sample packages. His talents are seen throughout our media and marketing. Alan has thirty plus years of world class design experience in many disciplines; including packaging, design communications, and product design for Fortune 500 companies to boutique design firms. Alan is experienced in all forms of Industrial Design including Product Design, Packaging – Structural and Graphic, 3D Computer Renderings, Web and Interface Design. He is currently based in Niantic, Connecticut.

Lawrence Smith | Designer and Entrepeneur

Lawrence took the pieces and turned an idea into a first class website integrating multiple interfaces to provide solutions for a state of the art inventory management system in backend. Lawrence has been a graphic designer and web developer for the past 10 years, focusing on small business brand development for clients all over the United States. Lawrence started his career as a graphic designer and rose the ranks to become the Art Director for Paragon Events – a premier Events Management company based in South Florida. At the same time, he was also doing freelance work for multiple print shops. Then a few years ago Lawrence co-founded a full production studio in South Florida. He recently moved to Colorado and founded Create Media Labs.

Becca Pusey, Chef and Recipe Developer

Becca never ceases to delight with her unique and fun recipes. As a Chef she is quite familiar with Fava beans roasted and fresh and will continue to contribute tasty dishes for Nuttee Bean Co.™.  Becca is a full-time recipe developer and food writer from the UK. She blogs over at Amuse Your Bouche, where she shares her favorite simple vegetarian recipes. She aims to show that vegetarian food can be just as exciting, delicious and hassle-free as anything else!
Link to site: http://www.amuse-your-bouche.com

Henry Bosak Designer, Illustrator and Fine Artist

Henry’s contribution to Nuttee Bean™ are the fun characters you see on the web, merchandising and on t-shirts and hats. Surfer Girl, Golf Boy, the Beanles, Volleebeans, Fava Boy and Fava Girl are only the beginning of a Fava Bean community that will be fun and engaging. Art has always been a big part of Henry’s life as far back as he can remember. Graduating with honors from Southeast Community College with a degree in commercial art, Henry worked for Speedway Motors as an in-house graphic designer. He now bases in Arizona working as a freelance artist for the past 15 years. Recently he has been a juried artist with Arizona Art Alliance and have shown his art in Catitude Gallery and Studio in Avondale Arizona.

Karen Hasselman RDN LD

Karen will provide answers to question posed on our “Ask our Nutritionist” and write articles on health and lifestyle for the Nuttee Bean™ Community. Karen is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist with extensive clinical and dietetic management experience offering expertise in meeting nutritional needs throughout the life cycle within local, state and federal guidelines. She is a Member of the Academy Nutrition & Dietetics, Member Commission of Dietetics and a Licensed Registered Dietitian Nutritionist NH Hampshire.