Tim cut his teeth in the the kitchens at The St. Regis Hotel in New York and the Facebook headquarters in California before entering the world of entrepreneurship.
Tim co-created The Food Hackathon + Forum as a business plan competition and alternative educational experience to encourage entrepreneurs to work on more meaningful problems and to expose corporate teams to a more collaborative and inspiring working methodology.
We had a great conversation about the future of food and how to get involved:
Selected links from the show:
Tim West – iFTF Profile
Learning From A Banana Tycoon
Tim’s Ted Talks: Cultivate Innovation and Hacking: Food for Thought
Camp Grounded – Summer Camp for Adults
A Taste of Generation Yum
Guy Kawasaki – The Only 10 Slides You Need in Your Pitch
Tim West – AboutMe
Marian Zizzo (amazing person who helped put this episode together)
Future Food Institute