Meet the dedicated people who advise us through our growth, helping us stay local while building a smart, consumer-centric brand:
is founding Principal, Chairman and CIO of Grange Capital
, an investment manager for high net worth individuals & institutions, and serves as an adviser to Shurky Jurky. Prior to founding Grange Capital, Brent spent nearly two decades with bulge-bracket firms, managing portfolios for high net worth individuals, retirement plans, and institutions. Brent attended Portland State University, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree. He lives in SW Portland with his daughters and enjoys fly fishing and heli-skiing.[/box][/one_half]
is the founder and co-owner of the award-winning Andina Restaurant
based in Portland, OR, and an adviser to Shurky Jurky. Over the last 10 years, Andina has positioned itself at the forefront of the Peruvian culinary movement and is continuing its growth by moving into product development, distribution & licensing. Peter is proud to partner with Shurky Jurky as a strategic partner and investor. Peter is a recent graduate of the Yale School of Management, with a focus on entrepreneurship and social enterprise. Peter enjoys good coffee & people.[/box][/one_half_last]
is the founder and owner of Dick's Kitchen
, a dual-location sustainable Paleo-style burger joint in Portland. The nation's first Stone Age Diner, arguably, Dick's Kitchen delivers mouthwatering burgers and other delicious diner fare made from scratch in-house using local ingredients and sustainable practices. Richard is also the founder and former CEO of Laughing Planet Café
, a quick-service chainlet that serves truly nutritious fare thru its 10 café locations. Richard is both an investor in and an adviser to Shurky Jurky. He resides in Portland, OR, enjoys baseball, and is a die-hard NY Yankees fan.[/box][/one_half]
is an owner & CEO of Direct Marketing Solutions
, a national, vertically integrated, multi-channel direct marketing company. Mike is an investor in and servers as an adviser to Shurky Jurky. He has 20+ years of hands-on direct marketing experience working on large scale strategic projects for clients in healthcare, financial services and insurance industries. Mike is a specialist in direct marketing strategy and analytics for both, retention and acquisition-based campaigns. Mike is an instrument-related pilot and enjoys volunteering. He resides in Portland, OR with his family.
is a strategic adviser
to Shurky Jurky. Anthony is a diverse retail professional with experience across eCommerce & Retail Marketing with industry leaders in sporting goods, home entertainment, luxury eyewear and office supplies. He resides in Miami, FL.