Team


Scott Tavenner
Founder

Scott Tavenner is a native Californian with a life-long love of sharing great food and wine experiences with his friends and family. Scott enjoys cooking, exercising, a great glass of wine and spending time with his amazing wife, incredible son and wonderful friends. Scott earned a BS and MBA from the University of Southern California where he studied Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Finance and has more than 20 years of experience creating award winning products and companies.

 

Michael Liebowitz
Product Design

With his background in industrial design and his expertise in structural packaging, Michael is able to successfully merge marketing desire with engineering reality. Pragmatic and mechanical, he also has considerable experience working with plastic parts engineering. Michael enjoys discovering simple and clever ways to solve problems and has an amazing talent for innovation. Michael has designed over 40 products, many for Fortune 500 companies that are household names. Since he designs under NDA agreements he isn't allowed to say too much, so we'll just say this - chances are you already have a product in your home that Michael has designed!

Suzanne Nason
Brand Design

Founder and Principal of Tw!st Studio, Suzanne Nason is much more than a sought after graphic designer. For the last 20 years she has been providing her clients with a unique and clever "tw!st" as a brand strategist, marketing innovator, award-winning product designer, web designer, and illustrator. From work for eBay, Expedia and Pepsi to marketing, branding, and web design for over 40 start-ups, clients always expect – and receive – an inspired design direction that has a uniquely successful "tw!st" in an era when "me-too marketing" has led consumers to a new level of boredom.

 

Pictured: Top: Scott Tavenner, Michael Liebowitz. Bottom right: Suzanne Nason