3/9 Salon in Venice, CA
Organic: All You Need to Know

Salon speakers announced: Vani Hari, Sophie Uliano, Max Goldberg, Renee Gunter

Salon speakers announced: Vani Hari, Sophie Uliano, Max Goldberg, Renee Gunter

Join us and our panel of influential experts for our Salon Organic: All You Need to Know on Wednesday, March 9th at Full Circle Venice to explore the true meaning of the standards behind the organic food label, why they are so important, and how we can benefit from an organic food future.

We will be speaking with panelists Max Goldberg, Vani Hari aka Food Babe, green and healthy living expert Sophie Uliano, owner of Daily Organics Renee Gunter and Center For Food Safety experts.



Center for Food Safety (CFS) is a highly respected 501c3 food advocacy organization based in Washington, DC. CFS has led the fight against GMOs in the courtroom, fields and public debate for over 17 years and have even taken Monsanto to the U.S. Supreme Court, in the first ever Supreme Court case on GMOs. CFS also legally defends regenerative and organic farmers, transparency in animal factories, pollinators and the environment, and has assisted in writing regulations for the USDA organic label. Additionally, CFS has co-written all the GMO labeling legislation for U.S. states and prides itself on having one of the top legal, scientific and policy teams in the country.

Vani Hari is a revolutionary food activist, creator of FoodBabe.comauthor of the #1 best selling book The Food Babe Way and was named one of the Most Influential People On The Internet by Time Magazine. In her work, Hari has influenced how food giants like Kraft, Subway, Chipotle, Chick-fil-A, and Starbucks create their products, steering them towards more healthful policies. Vani teaches people how to make the right purchasing decisions at the grocery store, how to live an organic lifestyle, and how to travel healthfully around the world. The success in her writing and investigative work can be seen in the way food companies react to her uncanny ability to find and expose the truth. She lives in North Carolina and travels around the world to speak about health and food awareness. 

Max Goldberg Called “an organic sensation” by The New York Times and named as “one of the nation’s leading organic food experts” by Shape Magazine, Max Goldberg is the founder of Living Maxwell, one of the most widely read organic food blogs in the country, and pressedjuicedirectory.com, the world’s first pressed organic juice directory. An organic food activist and speaker at industry trade shows, Max runs the Organic Food Industry Group on LinkedIn, where his weekly curated email is read by 13,000+ organic food CEOs, founders, and executives from all over the world. Max received his BA from Brown University and his MBA from the Columbia University Graduate School of Business, and he is the author of the upcoming memoir Finding Maxwell: Reclaiming My Life After a Decade of Antidepressants.

Sophie Uliano is a New York Times Bestselling author of 4 books on Green Living. She has appeared on numerous TV shows including Oprah, Good Morning America, The Today Showetc. Sophie has a much-loved Gorgeously Green You Tube Channel.  Sophie is the resident Healthy Living expert on Hallmark’s Home & Family show.

Renee Gunter is a former 80s haute couture model (YSL, Givenchy, Balenciaga). She returned to South L.A. in 2004, to share her commitment and artistry to the community that raised her. In 2006 Renee ran and was elected to UNNC (United Neighborhoods Neighborhood Council). She was awarded a certificate of appreciation from the City of Los Angeles and named the “Community Environmental Activist 2009”. Concerned about healthy food options in her community, Gunter founded Daily Organics, an organic produce market in West Adams, Los Angeles.