The Good Bean makes healthy innovative bean-protein snacks that are easy to love and fun to eat!
We have two lines, our original Roasted Chickpea Snacks, and our new Fruit & No-Nut Bars which substitute nuts with chickpeas.
The Good Bean launched in September 2010 and is based in Berkeley, CA.
Sarah Wallace, Founder
Sarah Wallace is a veteran marketer in the natural products industry where she has worked with companies such as Clif Bar (where she launched Luna Bar), Kashi, Bear Naked, Think Products, and PopChips.
Sarah brings her passion for making healthy food and her experience creating strong natural brands to The Good Bean organization.
Suzanne Slatcher, Founder
Prior to forming The Good Bean, Suzanne Slatcher worked at Pixar Animation Studios on such films as Toy Story 3, Ratatouille, Finding Nemo and Up (she made the flying house). Before that, Suzanne was an animation director in London, working on feature films and commercials.
Suzanne brings her love of playful storytelling to The Good Bean brand image and marketing.
With a 90 day exclusive at Whole Foods, The Good Bean launches the first ever fruit & nut bar with no nuts: The Good Bean Fruit and NO-NUT Bar
Huffinton Post: Foods and Trends at the Fancy Food Show
Top 12 natural foods from the 2012 Winter Fancy Food Show
San Francisco Chronicle: What’s New: Fancy Food Show Favorites
O Magazine (Oprah’s blog)
Sarah Wallace in Entrepreneur.com
Gluten Free Girl
In Sock Monkey Slippers
Roasted Chickpea Trend – Berkeley Company Creates First Roasted Chickpea Snack
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