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 Happiness, Logistics, and eCommerce.
Director of Supply Chain Operations The boss man in the white coat, Tom runs the team of the best all natural condiment makers in the world.
VP of Finance The smartest and dumbest person at Tessemae's. Good thing he's in charge of the finances.
COO Herman is dedicated to serving the people, executing our core values and fostering a culture of winners.
EVP of Marketing There's always a better, different, more interesting, more innovative way to do it. Whatever "it" is.
CFO Brendan walks around Tessemae's offices each day talking about 3 things...Sales,Cash and Profit. He has been instrumental in helping the company scale its systems, processes, and people. In addition, he is launching critical business intelligence reporting to provide visibility as the company grows rapidly.
Mike The man in the white coat. Mike keeps the sauce flowing and the smiles coming.
Graphic Designer I bring the creative juice to the treefort. Design it, film it, paint it... annnnnd repeat.
Chef Kristen Kristen uses her culinary backgrond to make each Tesse product cravable and delicious. I create recipes using those products for our fans, so that everyone knows all of the fun and creative ways they can use Tessemae's at home!
Director of Great People Kristen is the force behind the happy, healthy faces that present Tessemae's to the world.