PBS CEO Interview on Journeys to Success Radio

This past week, our CEO took a break from his busy speaking tour to join host Tom “Too Tall” Cunningham and leadership expert Brad Szollose on Journeys to Success Radio. Check out the interview!

PlantBased Solutions CEO Speaking Tour

Over the coming months, our Founder and CEO David Benzaquen will be traveling the country to speak at various conferences and meet with people like you! We’d love to see you at the events or to connect so check out the schedule below. If you’d like to schedule a meeting when he’s in your neck of the woods, send us an email today!


September 12th – 17th, San Francisco

September 14th
SOCAP 2016 (Social Capital) Conference.
Time and Location: 1:15-2:15pm, Southside Theater at the Fort Mason Center
Topic: The Future of Food: Feeding the World with Plants and Proteins

David Benzaquen (moderator), Founder and CEO, PlantBased Solutions
Gilonne D’Origny, Director of Development, New Harvest
Seth Goldman, Co-Founder and TeaEO Emeritus, Honest Tea. Executive Chairman, Beyond Meat
David Lee, COO/CFO, Impossible Foods
Ryan Pandya, Co-Founder and CEO, Perfect Day Foods (formerly known as Muufri)
T.K. Pillan, Partner, PowerPlant Ventures

Register to attend SOCAP.


September 21st – 24th, Baltimore, Natural Products Expo East

September 22nd
Plant-based Food Industry Networking Reception
6pm at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, 202 East Pratt Street, Homeland Room
The event is being organized by the Plant Based Foods Association, co-sponsored by PlantBased Solutions and will feature cheeses from Miyoko’s Kitchen.


September 30th, New Haven, CT
Yale University Food Systems Symposium
Time and Location: 1:45-3:00pm, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
Topic: Culture Wars: Making Meat

David Benzaquen (moderator), PlantBased Solutions
Isha Datar, New Harvest
Bruce Friedrich, Good Food Institute

Learn more and register for the Yale Food Systems Symposium here.


October 7th-8th, Washington DC, HSUS Future of Food Conference
Learn more and register here.


October 9th – October 12th, Boston
October 11th
Sustainatopia Conference
Time and location: 5:55-6:55pm, room Martha’s Vineyard A at the Hyatt Regency Boston Harbor hotel
Topic: Biomimicry and its implications for sustainability

David Benzaquen, Founder and CEO, PlantBased Solutions
Colin Mangham, Founder, Biomimicry LA
Others to be announced.

Register for Sustainatopia.


October 15th, Boston
Speaking at 22nd Annual Harvard Business School Tech Conference.
Time and location: Time TBD, at Harvard Business School, 500 Soldier’s Field Road
Topic: Food Tech

David Benzaquen (moderator), Founder and CEO, PlantBased Solutions
Andrew Ive, Managing Director, Food-X
Others TBA (this post will be updated as more information becomes available)


October 16th-21st, Paris, France
Attending SIAL, The World’s Largest Food Innovation Exposition
Register for SIAL.