Ep 56. Matt Schnarr, Co-Founder of AWAKE Chocolate on taking on Goliath

In this interview I have the pleasure of interviewing Matt Schnarr, Co-Founder of Awake Chocolate. Listen as Matt shares his adventure and what it is like for him and his team to take on Goliath.

A few years ago, friends Matt Schnarr, Dan Tzotzis and Adam Deremo decided to start a company — selling caffeinated chocolate. Using their collective knowledge about consumer packaged goods and fueled by a strong entrepreneurial spirit — they each worked their tail feathers off, perfecting the taste, the packaging, and the plan to launch the brand.

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On August 15th, 2012 they officially launched AWAKE in Canada. And so far, the response has been just what they were expecting — overwhelming! They’ve packed these delicious new AWAKE chocolate bars with as much caffeine goodness as a cup of coffee (or a 250ml energy drink). Perfect for when you gotta get stuff done, and just don’t have the energy to do it.

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Company Website

www.AwakeChocolate.com

Follow Awake Chocolate in Social Media

http://www.facebook.com/Awakechocolate

http://twitter.com/#!/AwakeChocolate

http://www.youtube.com/user/AWAKEChocolate

http://instagram.com/awakechocolate/

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Where to buy

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Mark Latimer

Mark is the host of the Behind the Biz podcast. Everyone has a story and he has made it his job to listen, learn and lead.

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