As the mother of three athletic boys, Tesse had to figure out a way to get them to eat their veggies while staying healthy. Pouring on a dressing full of artificial ingredients was not an option, so over the years she made and perfected her own. When oldest brother, Greg, realized how great the dressing was, he said “Mom, let’s go into business together and make it for the world!” As Tessemae's All Natural grows its product line around the globe, the commitment to healthy eating and healthy living remains the core of the company's mission.
Oldest Brother/CEO In 2009 Greg sold 60 cases of his mom's salad dressing to the Annapolis Whole Foods. Today he leads the world's fastest growing salad dressing company that is changing the game in food production.
Middle Brother/EVP of Business Development Brian loves to up the ante, so when Greg challenged him to sell $1M, he went ahead and sold $10M.
Youngest Brother/VP of Production Matt's refusal to acknowledge the word "can't" leads him to create groundbreaking products that are as delicious as they are healthy.
Mom/Tessemae It was Tesse's salad dressing recipe, and her unwavering commitment to raising a happy and healthy family that inspired the Tessemae's brand.
Wifey/COO Genevieve's fierce determination to make Tessemae's a household name drives her management of the company's operations.
Daddio/Director of Good Karma Forever the dad of three wild boys, Steve makes sure that the Tesse Family's energy is directed at helping others live happy, healthy lives.
Director of Procurement Courtney brings together the worlds of production and operations with her calm focus. Or it could be her hair.
Captain of the Internet Oliver's commitment to the mission of Tessemae's guides his management of customer service, social media, and eCommerce.
Director of Production The man in the white coat, Tom manages the production of the best salad dressings and marinades in the world.
VP of Marketing Fueled by her belief in the company's mission, Sheila takes the Tessemae's brand and yells it from the mountaintop.
Director of Great People Kristen is the force behind the happy, healthy faces that present Tessemae's to the world.
VP of Business Development West Dewey's enthusiasm for Tessemae's is like a freight train. For your own safety, hop on board or get out of the way. "Scared money don't make money, puttin' supper on the table..."
VP of Finance The smartest and dumbest person at Tessemae's. Good thing he's in charge of the finances.
Director of Sales Support West Don't be fooled by Taylor's sweet demeanor. She's a pit bull when it comes to sales.