Meet the Speakers & Spotlights

Join us for Charlottes premiere health and eco event!

KEYNOTE SPEAKER Bea Johnson, author of the book Zero Waste Home

***VIP TICKETS ONLY***

Simplifying Your Life By Reducing Your Waste

In a visually-rich and upbeat presentation, Bea talks about her lifestyle with passion and provides practical solutions to living simply and reducing waste, but more importantly, finding happiness in our consumerist society.

1:30pm – May 20th

So whether you have already started living a zero waste lifestyle, or it is something you know nothing about but you’re curious to learn more, come along with an open mind and plenty of questions for an enlightening, inspiring and informative zero waste talk!

I Love Juice Bar
Lenny Boy

Jenn Baxter of Live a F.A.S.T. Life

Cyanide, Petroleum and Coal…Oh My!  
The Toxic Ingredients Hiding in Your Products

Hear Jenn speak about the toxic ingredients found in many common home and personal products, as well as the damage they can cause and what to use instead.

11:45am – May 20th

Jenn Baxter teaches others how to have an abundant life that is “cleaned up” and stripped down” by downsizing, eating clean and and getting rid of emotional junk!

Shecology
Hap Mountain Herbal

Kimberly Roberts of Little Red Jumpsuit Tour

The Little Red Jumpsuit Tour

The “Little Red Jumpsuit Tour” is all about education, inspiration, and motivation. Kimberly will reveal seven simple steps for changing our lives, and will share her experience and insight on the importance of living a heart healthy lifestyle. As the 2016 Chairwoman of GO RED for WOMEN in Guilford County, Kimberly is particularly concerned with preventing heart disease and stroke, which are the number one killer of women in America.

12:30pm – May 20th

Kimberly is President and CEO of KSR Productions, Founder of the Little Red Jumpsuit Tour, Vice President of Cultural Development for Crumley Roberts. Kimberly is a working Mom, and a supportive daughter and wife.

The Art of Eating:  Understanding Your Culinary Health

We’ll simplify the understanding of the complicated ways that we make food choices – what it really means to eat healthy, and how that doesn’t have to mean giving up everything that we love to eat.

Folks, this means ditching diets for good!

2:45pm – May 20th

The Culinary Health Solutions Healthy Eating & Wellness System which includes our program called 4 Steps to Healthier Eating and our online coaching technology that includes our exclusive assessment quiz.  Johnson & Wales trained top Chef turned holistic practitioner and yoga instructor, Ken Immer is also President & CCO of Culinary Health Solutions and an adjunct professor at the Culinary Institute of Charleston.

Gorelik Dentistry

Fresh Faces & Places – Meeting the Movers and Shakers in Charlotte!

3:30pm – May 20th

Q & A Panel Discussion

Listen, learn and be inspired with positive things happening in Charlotte

Carline Anglade-Cole of Cole Marketing Solutions

The Fresh Expo is  excited to announce our moderator for the Fresh Faces & Places – Meeting the Movers and Shakers in Charlotte is Million-Dollar Copywriter Carline Anglade-Cole, Founder of Cole Marketing Solutions.

Carline has worked in the alternative health field for over 25 years introducing new books, magazines vitamins and nutritional supplements to the American Public. She also wrote the launch promotion for Oprah’s O magazine and has appeared on the Dr. Oz show. Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome Carline Anglade-Cole…

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Amanda Zullo of PopUp Produce

Amanda Zullo, is the founder and driving force behind Pop Up Produce.  Pop Up Produce was created out of a desire to teach others how to grow their own food, directly linking back to our food source and reducing one’s carbon footprint, while tackling various socio-economic issues such as food disparity, food insecurity and food deserts.

Come and join Amanda in a Q & A panel and pick her brain and learn about how her passion is affecting the Charlotte metropolitan community in a positive way!

The Charlotte Observer

Jillian Hishaw, Founder & Director of F.A.R.M.S.

Family. Agriculture. Resource. Management. Services. (F.A.R.M.S.) exist to protect the family farmer through education and retail market expansion while relieving hunger in the farmer’s community.  Hear Ms. Hishaw speak about the importance of protecting and supporting our farmers and how it can affect each of us!  Powerful and motivating for good!

She has worked extensively in the area of environmental education, civil rights, and agricultural policy.  Check out her video here.

Farms

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina (SHFBM) strives through education, advocacy, and partnerships to eliminate hunger by the solicitation and distribution of food. SHFBM has been in existence since 1981.

What They Do

We provide a regional distribution warehouse and branches that supply food and grocery items to charitable agencies that assist people in need. We provide training, technical assistance and hunger education to our partner agencies.

happy apple juicery

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina (SHFBM) strives through education, advocacy, and partnerships to eliminate hunger by the solicitation and distribution of food. SHFBM has been in existence since 1981.

What They Do

We provide a regional distribution warehouse and branches that supply food and grocery items to charitable agencies that assist people in need. We provide training, technical assistance and hunger education to our partner agencies.

ADO Soaps

Spotlight of the Hour

Listen up for great things/specials/goodies will be showcasing!

Setarra Deveaux of Happy Apple Juicery

Happy Apple Juicery was developed with this simple thought – making healthy accessible. Check them out at the Spotlight of the Hour for a nice surprise!

happy apple juicery

What’s better than the taste of freshly squeezed orange juice? – NOTHING!  Make sure you pick up your full-size samples their giving away at the Spotlight of the Hour and enjoy the taste of REAL Florida OJ!

We’re casting a spotlight on Grabbagreen!  Their motto is simple:  Eat clean, grabbagreen.  Taste why they are creating a buzz in Charlotte at the expo!  We will feature them during our Spotlight of the Hour.

Do you know about Pop Up Produce?  Their Fresh Start Kits are made of locally sourced supplies to start growing your own food.  For every Kit purchase, Pop Up Produce donates Kit resources to families in food deserts.  Awesome right?  Come check them out as showcase them at our Spotlight of the Hour at the expo!