Table Talks

Finding Your Path from Corporate Life to Whole Hearted Living through Solopreneurship

Bring your lunch and hunger to learn as Tiffany opens up about her career journey and the whole hearted life she is living today as a solopreneur in the F&B industry.

Table Talk + Meet Up with Carol Stahl (Sales Manager ADM)

Join your FIF community for a special networking + table talk event.

Table Talk + Meet Up With Deneen Rief

Join your FIF community for a special networking + table talk event.

Sarah Hummel: A Slice of Sustainability: Designing A More Sustainable Food Future

This table talk will be centered around sharing why sustainability is pivotal to the current & future world of food.

Activate Your Path to Happiness with Emily LeVasseur

Join this interactive table talk with Emily LaVasseur to learn how she climbed the corporate ladder and activated her own path to happiness.

Angela Pumo (Senior Sales Leader – Ingredion) — Talks Personal Branding & Digital Presence

Join this interactive Q&A with Angela Pumo as she shares her career journey and how she created a personal brand that has become a trademark in the industry.

Nicki Vo – Finding your internal compass: Strategies to finding your life’s purpose.

Lost and not sure if you are on the right path in life? Not feeling fulfilled? Be prepared to walk away with insights on how to start your journey to finding fulfillment and your life’s purpose.

MJ Kinney – Learn how to live unapologetically your best work life

Corporate food scientist to alternative protein R&D consulting expert — come learn how MJ has forged her own path in the industry. 

Amanda Lock (HR Business Partner at DSM)

Get to know Amanda and her career path in HR. Date Recorded: 10/29/20

Lanea Elgersma (Sr. Food Technologist, Firmenich)

Get to know Lanea, and learn about her career journey in Food Science. Date Recorded: 9/24/20

Erica Smith – Partners in Food Solutions

Get to know Erika Smith, and her inspiring career journey in technical leadership for General Mills and Partners in Food Solutions

Silke Stevens – Consumer & Sensory Testing During Covid

Silke Stevens, CEO of ConCentric Product Solutions and CPG industry expert speaks about consumer and sensory testing in times of COVID.

Aysheshah Abuelhiga – CEO Mason Dixie Foods.

Ayeshah Abuelhiga is the CEO of Mason Dixie Foods, first clean label, ready to bake, frozen bisquit company. Watch her inspiring talk on entrepreneurship and how to lead and be successful in a male dominated industry.  

Katherine Poindexter (Key Account Manager PureCircle)

Get to know Katherine Poindexter, Global Key Account Manager at PureCircle, and her career journey into ingredient sales.

Jenna Sullivan (So Good So You)

Get to know Jenna (Director of Sales at So GOOD SO YOU) and how she helped take a start up to a national brand!

Get in touch with Jenna at

Gabriela Rattin (Scientist at Mondelez)

Get to know Gabriela Rattin! Feel free to contact her at to connect.

Paula Schwarz

Listen in as Paula shares her incredible career journey, knowledge, insights, and positivity.

If you would like to reach out to Paula, please e-mail her at

Logan Julstrom – Symrise

Watch replay to learn more about Logan Julstrom and her career journey from Food Science to Sales Manager.

To contact Logan – please email her at

Panel Discussion – COVID19 and the Food Industry

Join our Females in Food panel members for an engaging discussion on how this is impacting the industry and tips to efficiently work from home.
Gina Mignella – Coca Cola
Alyssa Badger – HighGround Dairy
Katherine Poindexter- PureCircle
Liz Schmit – General Mills, 301 Inc
Angela Dodd- Diana Food

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