A Fireside Chat with Erik Oberholtzer – CEO, Tender Greens
Join us for a Fireside Chat & Networking Mixer with Erik, the Co-Founder & CEO of Tender Greens. We’ll be discussing how Erik got his start with Tender Greens, the rise of the healthy food market, and the country’s apparent transition towards sustainable food.
Bio: Erik Oberholtzer co-founded Tender Greens in 2006 in Culver City, California, a chef driven, organic, quick-casual restaurant concept with 22 locations and counting. Himself a chef, Erik manages a growing team of talent along with some exciting new brands. He is the founder of the Tender Greens Sustainable Life Project, a program aimed to assist at-risk youth develop new skills and career intentions through structured culinary training and farm exposure. Co-founder of P. Balistreri Salumi Company, the first of more chef legacy companies he has helped incubate and bring to market through Tender Greens. Erik did his undergraduate degree in Psychology at Temple University in Pennsylvania and Culinary Arts at Johnson & Wales in Providence, Rhode Island.