"Welcome. I have 12+ years of experience in the organic and natural food industry and I'm passionate about helping real food business entrepreneurs create new products and operate successful restaurants."

SIMONE POWERS
Real Food Business and Product Development Consulting


My Services


Concept Creation

a balanced and current menu, operation systems, specialty equipment, standardized recipes, kitchen design, purveyors

MENU & OPERATIONS

Plant-based, Gluten-Free, Vegan, paleo, Superfoods, Raw Cuisine, whole30, Cold-Pressed Juice, Cleanse Programs, seasonal

Product Development

IDEation, formulation, ingredient procurement, market research, manufacturing, Co-packers, brand identity and beyond


"Working with Simone was incredibly stress free and full of delight. I've been eating raw vegan food for over 10 years and have sampled it from some of the best raw vegan restaurants in the world. I can clearly say that Simone's food ranks among the very best in the world. The flavor of her food and the variety of dishes is incredible."

– Govinda Kai

Founder of Lunatic Monk

 

A glimpse of my recent projects


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Sun Alchemy

Product line ideation, formulation and launch

Ideated and developed full product line. Sourced organic ingredients from around the world. Project managed and contributed brand messaging, design and launch - including wholesale to national juice bars.

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Terrasoul Superfoods

product development, sourcing and business development

Guidance and approval for procurement of organic ingredients from over 25 countries. Ideated and developed line of organic, grain-free plant based protein powders. Business development for wholesale accounts nationally.

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project juice

product development and launching new store concepts 

Operational systems for first smoothie bar concept. Ideated and developed organic menu for Test Kitchen concept - smoothie bowls, hot superfood tonics and more. Ideated and developed bottled shots and seasonal packaged food menu. Now has 8+ locations.

 


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choice juicery

product development and new concept launch

Ideated and developed organic cold pressed juice, shot and superfood smoothie bowl menu. Standardized smoothie, and food menu. Kitchen design and all operational systems. Procured ingredients and equipment. Hired and trained staff. Managed production for first two months of launching the concept. Now has 4+ locations.

Beaming Superfood Cafe

product development and new concept launch

Ideated and developed organic superfood smoothie, cold pressed juice, shot and food menu. Kitchen design and all operational systems. Procured ingredients and equipment. Hired and trained staff. Managed production and all operations for first six months of launching the concept. Now has 7+ locations.

HOT spud

Concept development and Managing partner

Ideated and developed complete menu. Think Chipotle meets Native Foods. Kitchen design, set up and managed all operational systems. We quickly became - and still are - one of the top rated QSR's in San Francisco. Now has two locations.


"She is hard working, efficient, honest, and creative- a combination that doesn't always exist in the food and beverage world. Simone also has the knack and patience to develop the systems that are crucial in creating a successful concept. She has an entrepreneurial spirit and is motivated by creating a project that flourishes. Working with her is a pleasure and an opportunity."

– Meredith Baird

Creative Director at Matthew Kenney Cousine

 

Let's get in contact!