David Benzaquen is the Founder and CEO of PlantBased Solutions, an award-winning, mission-driven, strategic brand management and marketing agency for plant-based consumer products. PlantBased Solutions helps companies launch and grow their businesses, through marketing, branding, fundraising and more. In addition to PlantBased Solutions, David serves as CEO of Ocean Hugger Foods, a company making sustainable alternatives to popular seafood items. David is a sought after industry expert and public speaker, serving as a mentor and advisor to multiple food incubators, accelerators and funds. David received his master’s degree in management from The New School and his bachelor’s in political science from American University.