Morning Mingle: Know your Food and Beverage P&L
From the center of the natural products industry comes Naturally Boulder’s Morning Mingle!
March 28, 7:45-8:45 AM
Impact Hub Boulder (1877 Broadway #100)
On the last Wednesday of every other month, Naturally Boulder’s Morning Mingles are THE place to learn with 80-90 natural products professionals and network around a timely, hot topic.
Know your Food and Beverage P&L
Your company’s P&L statements are among the most significant financial documents included in a standard business plan. They not only inform potential investors and credit sources about how your business generates its income and manages its costs, but they can also help you understand the general pulse of your company’s wellness.
Come learn directly from an accounting firm partner, an investor representative, and a startup entrepreneur. Each will share their valuable perspective to provide you with a complete picture of the importance of your company’s P&L.
Learn from the Experts:
Alex Hanifin – Founder, Alpine Start Foods
Joe Matta – VP, Operations & Finance, Sunrise Partners
Matthew Marino – Partner, RubinBrown’s Assurance Services Group
Alex Hanifin, a native of Boulder, is the CEO of Alpine Start. She serves as the co-VP of Naturally Boulder and sits on the Executive Board of Directors for The Growe Foundation. Alex has been in the food CPG industry for 10 years, and most recently was on the marketing team at Boulder Brands managing EVOL. She previously worked on Rudi’s under the Hain-Celestial Group. When Alex isn’t working, she is off climbing rocks and mountain biking.
Joe Matta (Vice President, Operations & Finance) provides assistance to portfolio companies in functional areas such as marketing, sales, and operations. He is also responsible for originating and performing due diligence on Sunrise’s investments, as well as providing assistance in functional areas such as financial planning and analysis, strategy development, and business development. Prior to joining Sunrise Strategic Partners, Joe worked at Trilantic Capital Partners where he focused on investments in the Consumer and Business Services industries. Previously, Joe spent two years working in investment banking at Barclays.
Matthew Marino is a Partner in RubinBrown’s Assurance Services Group. He has more than a decade of accounting experience. His diverse experience serves as an asset to the clients he serves, while also providing relevant industry expertise, including food and beverage. In addition to serving clients in assurance services, he has provided consulting services to clients in numerous industries in areas such as; forecasting, budgeting, financial analysis and process improvement. Matthew also has several years of experience in tax return preparation for individuals, partnerships, s-corporations, corporations and not-for-profit organizations.