David Benzaquen is the Founder and CEO of PlantBased Solutions, a mission-driven, full service, strategic brand management and marketing agency for plant-based consumer products businesses. PlantBased Solutions helps companies launch and grow their businesses, through marketing, branding, fundraising and more. David is also a sought after industry expert and public speaker, serving as a mentor and advisor to multiple food incubators, accelerators and funds. He is a contributing writer for the New Food Economy and New Hope 360’s IdeaXchange. David received his master’s degree in management from The New School and his bachelor’s in political science from American University.