Livio Bisterzo Attracts Celebrity Investor for Healthy Snacks
Livio Bisterzo is the founder and the CEO of “Green Park Holdings.” The media is now talking about a new product the company recently launched, which is called “HIPPEAS”. Hippeas is a natural snack that Livio Bisterzo, as well as his partners and investors, are confident in since it supports their business philosophy belief that it should “taste good” and also “do good”.
Seth Rodsky of Strand Equity Partners, a growth equity fund, is one of Livio Bisterzo’s investors. Recently, the renowned actor, Leonardo DiCaprio has become another investor.
Hippeas produces organic chickpea puffs featured in six different flavors. These snacks have their own flavor name: Far Out Fajita, Happenin’ Hickory, Maple Haze, Pepper Power, Siracha Sunrise, and Vegan White Cheddar.
Livio Bisterzo‘s company reached a revenue of $2.5 million in 2016. In 2017, projections indicate that sales should reach up to $11 million.
Hippeas products are special because they contain large amounts of protein and fiber, and they are not considered fattening or heavy food. They are considered a low-calorie snack and do not contain GMO’s (Genetically Modified Organisms) of any kind. They are special since they are kosher and gluten-free as well as having a certification for being organic. Above all, Hippeas snacks are designed to be very tasty!
Leonardo DiCaprio is not a newcomer to investing in the health food area before visiting Livio Bisterzo’s company. Leonardo DiCaprio has is a longtime environmentalist. He has recently invested in Love in the Wild, a seafood brand that is totally sustainable. Leonardo DiCaprio was attracted to Livio Bisterzo’s because its people plant-based snack philosophy.
Leonardo DiCaprio affirmed his commitment as an environmentalist in 1998 when the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation was established. DiCaprio’s foundation prioritizes biodiversity and habitat conservation as well as attention to ways of avoiding a drastic global climate change. Leonardo DiCaprio is honored to be a U.N. Messenger of Peace for Climate.
Since Leonardo DiCaprio is dedicated to the conservation of wildlife as well as the planet, he is a board member of many organizations such as International Fund for Animal Welfare, National Geographic’s Pristine Seas, National Resources Defense Council, Oceans 5, and the World Wildlife Fund as well.
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