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Fueling the Future of Food with an Independent Innovation Hub with Mandy Tahvonen of Relish Works


  • Mandy Tahvonen
  • Managing Director, Relish Works
  • Mandy is currently the Managing Director for Relish Works-- determining the focus, approach, and type of projects the innovation hub pursues-- and help to build a team of innovators in order to bring new products, services, and tools to life to benefit Gordon Food Service and the communities they serve.
  • February 6, 2020 |26 Min Listen

“If there wasn’t top-down recognition that change needed to happen, I wouldn’t be here today,” says Mandy Tahvonen. In 2017, she led the launch of Relish Works, an innovation hub backed by Gordon Food Service. She joins us to discuss how she developed Relish Works, and gives advice on how to launch an independent innovation hub.


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