Who We Are -
The Food Angel Group (Food Angels) aims to facilitate opportunity, community, deal flow and entrepreneurism with monthly pitch meetings, special events. We are a diverse group of founders and advisors.
Dylan Hundley - Founder
Dylan has spent the past 15 plus years in the angel, start-up and venture community as an event organizer and leader, founding entrepreneur in multiple start-ups and connector. She has worked extensively in every aspect of the start up cycle from inception to seed to A and on. Her specialty is bringing like minded individuals together on each side of the table and connecting the synergies. She has a great passion for food, for people reaching to achieve their full actualizations as creatives, human beings and entrepreneurs. Her goal within The Food Angel group is to create a thriving and deeply encouraging forum for this rapidly growing and innovative community.
Advisors and Mentors
Joe Rubin is a Director & Co-Founder of FundingPost.com. FundingPost has been introducing entrepreneurs to investors nationwide for 18 years through its Online Venture Exchange and VC & Angel Investor Conferences across the US. Joe has also invested in over a dozen seed deals over the past several years, such as Sticky, Inc. (acq Splashtop), Senscient (acq MSA Safety Inc), Giftworks (acq Frontstream Payments), was an investor and on the advisory board of Offermobi (acq Moko.mobi), Human Demand (acq IgnitionOne) and an advisor to Gozaik (acq Monster).
Joe is also a Founding Partner of ARC Angel Fund I & II, seed tech funds based in NYC with Investments such as Upnext (acq Amazon), Prognos, Partpic (acq Amazon), Sidecar, Kanvas (acq AOL), YieldMo, Moviepass, Cuebiq, Sustain, Lynq and Storelli Sports.
Terry Romero - Program Manager at Food-X. Food-X partners with early stage companies from across the food supply chain, from agriculture through consumer packaged goods, and helps these companies grow fast.
Author and Producer of bestselling vegan cookbooks: Veganomicon, Salad Samurai, Protein Ninja, Vegan Eats World, Viva Vegan!, Vegan Cupcakes Take Over the World, Vegan Cookies Invade Your Cookie Jar, Vegan Pie in the Sky.
Food-X is the #1 Food Innovation Accelerator in the World. They help food entrepreneurs bring their products and services to market at super speed through funding and mentorship.
Daniella Bendor - Over 20 years of investment banking, corporate finance, investment advisory and senior management experience with focus on the technology, life science, CPG and Services sectors.
She has successfully developed and executed equity and debt financing and M&A transactions totalling over $3 Billion in value with leading technology, med tech, business services, real estate and CPG & food companies.