Are you changing the world with a plant-based food brand?

Rapidly grow your business with our community-driven Brand Accelerator Program.

Our team of digital community-building experts will help you capture at least 3X ROI by engaging with passionate food consumers and micro-influencers who will partner with your brand for years to come.

Challenge legacy
food brands and win.

Food is one of the most communal experiences in our lives. Plant-based food brands have a unique opportunity to attract and leverage consumers who care deeply about healthier eating and environmental issues to grow their businesses.

Our one-year Brand Accelerator Program was custom-developed to support plant-based and next-generation food brands challenging traditional food companies and legacy category leaders. The program enables you to grow your business through consumer-generated content, marketing support, insights and brand advocacy.

We’ve worked with some of the biggest brands in the world.

A fully-managed one-year program that delivers a minimum of 3X ROI.

Right from the start, we help you craft your custom scorecard and community strategy to deliver:

  • Original user-generated content
  • Co-creation and consumer-generated product innovation
  • Market research and customer insights
  • Brand advocacy
  • Go-to-market support

Want to know more about our community-building work with global brands?

Meet our brand-building and community leadership team.

IOVIA team members have devised strategies and driven community execution for some of the most recognizable brands in the world.

Shelley Kuipers

Chairperson & Founder

Shelley Kuipers

Chairperson & Founder

A serial entrepreneur who’s mastered the art of building brand communities through innovation, marketing, smart tech, crowdsourcing, and more. Founder of IOVIA, Chaordix, Stormworks and Adventure Capital.

Rob Dawson

CEO

Rob Dawson

CEO

The brains behind developing successful business strategies for both Fortune 500, challenger brands and growing enterprises. New business models are his niche, and he’s got over 20 years of experience to back it up.

Roland Harwood

Managing Director – Europe

Roland Harwood

Managing Director – Europe

A leader in strategic connection, bringing people, ideas, and brands together. He has worked with hundreds of startups as well as big industry players such as LEGO, Ford and more, through his award-winning agency, 100% Open.

Our team

Courtney Dragani

Client Engagement Director

Courtney Dragani

Client Engagement Director

Driving community growth through strategic design and implementation, Courtney is a passionate professional with wide-ranging expertise in planning, financial management, project management and stakeholder engagement.

Ryan DeGama

Director of Digital Storytelling

Ryan DeGama

Director of Digital Storytelling

Ryan brings his extensive expertise in digital storytelling to the development of marketing strategies that accelerate brand communities. He is a writer of many things, covering pro basketball, writing movies, television and now comic books.

Jason Mathis

Director of Client Success

Jason Mathis

Director of Client Success

Leading IOVIA’s client engagements in both Europe and North America, Jason plays a central role in our technology steering committee. His background crosses account management for F500 companies, along with leadership roles in customer service and education internationally.

Alicja Peszkowska

Community Strategist

Alicja Peszkowska

Community Strategist

A communications professional and project manager with special focuses in brand strategy, community engagement, content creation and event production. Her extensive experience and curiosity frequently spark new ideas.

Jasmine Grant

Community Marketing Manager

Jasmine Grant

Community Marketing Manager

With a focus in community and digital media management, Jasmine applies her experience in campaign development, photography, influencer marketing, and more, to help turn consumers into loyal brand ambassadors.