With a strong background in food and business—holding a combined MBA and RD from Dominican University—Marie brings Datassential a unique perspective and health-driven point of view. Restaurant chains and suppliers have relied on Marie’s expertise in food and consumer trends, and for years she has helped foodservice and retail operators excel in innovation. Marie was named a “rising star of produce” by Produce Business in 2022, is a foodservice ambassador for Produce for Better Health, and has appeared on national TV programs on CBS and NBC for stories on the growth of plant-based eating. Marie has been quoted by major media companies including BuzzFeed, The Washington Post, and The New York Times.
Datassential makes the food industry smarter, providing trend software, predictive analytics, and consumer insights that help manufacturers, food retailers, and chain restaurants innovate and sell more intelligently.