Latest Episodes

S̶E̶X̶Y̶ Vegan & I know it! REDFOO || PLANT CEO #94
April 22, 2024

Get ready to party with Redfoo! In this episode, we sit down with the vegan party rocker, father, and coder best-known for the electro-pop band LMFAO, behind hits like "Party Rock Anthem" and "Sexy and I Know It." Despite his hard-par

Cracking the US Egg Market: Wunder Eggs' Success Story || PLANT CEO #93
April 08, 2024

In this episode, we welcome Hema Reddy, the founder and CEO of Crafty Counter / Wunder Eggs, to discuss their recent success in winning Albertsons' innovation launch pad competition. Hema shares the details of the competitive pitch process and the exc

Empowering Kids Through Vegan Stories: A Chat with Author Tina Newman || PLANT CEO #92
March 28, 2024

In this episode, we chat with Tina Newman, Author of Vivi the Supervegan. Her own children inspired her to create the characters in her series of books. The books aim to empower children to be "superheroes" by living compassionately, not exploit

Billionaire Jim Mellon's Futuristic Fermentation Frontier Unveiled || PLANT CEO #91
March 18, 2024

In this episode, we welcome back Jim Mellon, Chairman of Burnbrae Group, for an insightful discussion on his latest investments and ventures. Mellon provides an update on Liberation Labs, a groundbreaking precision fermentation contract facility being con

Creating a Tempeh Category: Better Nature || PLANT CEO #90
March 11, 2024

In this episode, we dive into the world of plant-based proteins with the co-founders of Better Nature Tempeh - Christopher Kong (CEO) and Elin Roberts (CMO).This dynamic team is on a mission to create a new protein category by introducing tempeh, a trad

Addressing AI's blind spots: Speciesism bias || PLANT CEO #89
March 02, 2024

In this important episode, we interview Sam Tucker, Executive Director at Open Paws, an open-source non-profit AI organization. Sam explains how current AI systems exhibit bias towards factory farming and discrimination against non-human species, effectiv

Matthew Glover: Vegan Food Group Acquisition News || PLANT CEO #88
February 27, 2024

Returning guest Matthew Glover - Chief Mission Officer at The Vegan Food Group announces his latest acquisition and lays out future plans for the company. The group comprises several plant-based food companies, including VFC® (Vegan Fried Chick*n), Meatle

Conversation with Director: You Are What You Eat - A Twin Experiment || PLANT CEO #87
February 17, 2024

In this insightful episode, we sit down with Louis Psihoyos, the documentary filmmaker behind projects like "The Game Changers," returning to discuss his latest hit Netflix documentary series "You Are What You Eat." The film follows an

THIS reveals future plans for new range || PLANT CEO #86
December 22, 2023

In this compelling episode, we sit down with Andy Shovel, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of THIS, a trailblazing plant-based UK company at the forefront of redefining the future of food. Join us as we embark on a journey through Andy's entrepreneurial path,

From Ocean Waves to Plant-Based Plates: Salmon Revolution || PLANT CEO #85
December 08, 2023

Dive into the fascinating world of food technology with our latest episode as we sit down with Chris Bryson, the visionary Founder and CEO of New School Foods. In this insightful conversation, Chris shares the incredible journey of recreating sustainable,