Director of Operations
Jay joins Siddhi after spending 5 years at Cappello’s as the Director of Operations where they were responsible for building the team and scaling both internal and external manufacturing facilities. During their tenure, they built a consolidated freight program, managed commercialization over multiple product lines, developed the operations team and plant manager, piloted co-manufacturing relationships, refined procurement and cost optimization, and led strategic innovations throughout the organization. Jay also spent 13 years at Whole Foods Market in store leadership, and most recently as the grocery buyer for the Rocky Mountain region where they focused on the local product program, merchandising and team member development. Jay also brings extensive food safety experience and is a Preventive Control Qualified Individual (PCQI).
words to live by
"Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will."
- Suzy Kassem