You're invited to an unforgettable brunch with Maveron Partner Cat Lee and Oatly Cofounder Björn Öste. Enjoy an intimate conversation with Cat and Björn, curated connections, and a business challenge and pitch off... over a seasonal, locally-sourced meal.
Cat Lee is a Partner at Maveron, a consumer-only venture capital firm headquartered in SF with over $1B under management. The firm has made investments in General Assembly, Zulily (IPO in 2013), Decide.com (acquired by eBay) and SeatMe (acquired by Yelp). Other monetized exits include: eBay, Shutterfly, Cranium (acquired by Hasbro), Good Technology (acquired by Motorola) and The Motley Fool, Knowledge Networks (acquired by GfK).
Cat's previous experience includes over 15 years of operations roles including time spent at Facebook and Pinterest.
Björn Öste is co-founder of Oatly, the world leader in oat milk since 1994. Oatly is a non-dairy beverage company on track to exceed $200 million in sales this year. He's also CEO and founder of Good Idea Drinks. It is a naturally flavored sparkling water with a blend of amino acids and chromium aimed to reduce the blood sugar spike following ordinary meals, that is shaking up the multibillion-dollar beverage industry.
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