Entrepreneur, short food-supply chain and founder, LocavorShow concept
BACKGROUND / Academic and professional background:
My self-taught background: I worked for 20 years in mass-market retailing (maneuver, top executive, shop manager, department supervisor).
I’ve been in business for over 13 years now: Animation Agency, Press House and creator of the locavorshow.com communication agency. (Short food-supply chain, exceptional events, website www.faisduble.fr)
My unconventional academic background: vocational diploma in Electronics, Distribution Manager License validated in 2014. Currently, a project of completing a Masters degree then a thesis.
ACHIEVEMENT/ What is the project/initiative/startup/company you will be presenting at the Positive Economy Forum?
I founded LocavorShow.com, a communication agency specialized in promoting local products in the fields of organic farming, sustainable agriculture and positive food.
There are 3 lines of work: 1) short food-supply chain 2) LocavorShow events 3) Website to buy and sell fruits and vegetables among individuals (c to c): www.faisduble.fr
LOCATION / In which city, country, part of the world do you conduct your activities?
In Normandy for a start before a national distribution
IMPACT / What are the positive economic, social, political, environmental… impacts of the activity, project, initiative, startup, company?
My goal is to work towards a better dissemination of good practices and good production of local agriculture, respectful of man and nature and within the framework of the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE)
QUOTE/ A saying, quote or reference phrase that tells something about you:
“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life”. (Steve Jobs, speech in Stanford in 2005)
Site internet : www.locavorshow.com