"the best effing healthy gummy bears on the planet"
"Just one bite of SmartSweets will make you forget about all the other sugar-packed candy out there that’s packed with preservatives, chemicals, and unknown ingredients."
-Gina Florio Hello Giggles
"The reality of sugar really is shocking and is affecting society in a dramatic way. Its never been more accessible and hidden in so many of our every day foods."
"From the kitchen with a gummy bear mould from Amazon, to 2,000 doors in just one year, to launching nation-wide in the USA, backed by 3.6Mil in funding, SmartSweets is trail-blazing on their mission to kick sugar, revolutionizing candy consumption!
Press + Awards
BC Business 2017
Top 30 Under 30
The Globe and Mail
It’s time to capitalize on the potential of Canada’s women entrepreneurs
Women Entrepreneur Series: Kicking Sugar to the Curb with SmartSweets
Forum for Women Entrepreneurs (FWE)
National Pitch for the Purse, Winner
Selected as a 2017 Thiel Fellow
BMO Celebrating Women
Growth & Expansion Award 2017
The Next Big Thing Foundation
Top 20 under 23 Canadian Entrepreneur
Selected as 2016/2017 Venture in Residence
Selected as 2017/2018 Venture in Residence