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Michelle’s passion for kombucha started over a decade ago and led to her co-founding Humm Kombucha with Jamie Danek. She is the primary keeper and driver of Humm’s amazing culture and brand ethos within their staff-centric organization as well as overseeing brewing methods and ensuring that the taste profile of Humm’s kombucha is both excellent and consistent. She believes her mission is to bring love and light to the world and is instrumental in creating an air of positive energy and forging a culture of joy and freedom at Humm.
Highlights of Michelle's show include...
Starting Kombucha Mama in 2009 with Jamie Danek
Meeting her business partner on the tennis courts
Chief Cultural Angel of Humm
Making kombucha at home
Renaming Kombucha Mama to Humm Kombucha
Using love to guide the business and the staff
Helping other kombucha companies build their business
Facing divorce with grace when it was hard to put one foot in front of the other
Making kombucha as accessible as possible
The health of the business more important
Building and opening the first kombucha tap room in the country
Creating and adding new flavors
Believing in the innate goodness of people
256 bottles of kombucha in the closet
What's kombucha really good for?
How Michelle's mother in law got her started on kombucha
Planting your seeds and letting them grow with love and integrity