- Origin: MO
- Grant awarded in: 2018
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
What is Big Heart Tea?
At Big Heart Tea Co. our mission is to ethically source the highest quality ingredients and produce the best tasting teas to improve the health and well-being of those we serve. We help emerging food and beverage companies source all natural, high quality ingredients direct from small farms around the world to help them: REDUCE time searching for the ‘perfect’ ingredient; ELIMINATE travel budget; VERIFY ingredient quality supported by industry testing; and IMPROVE brand value with unlimited marketing assets from our portfolio. We provide the rich ingredient story so that our customers can do what they do best. We care. We care about people. We care about community. We care about the environment. We also care to make the world a better place. It's a new way of doing things. We just like to call it... having a Big Heart.
Big Heart Tea Co.’s founder, Lisa Govro, has been working in the tea industry for 7 years and identified the market need first hand while sourcing transparent ingredients for her world famous tea, Cup of Sunshine.