Kim Bryden

About Me

Kim Bryden is the CEO & Founder of Cureate and Cureate Connect. For 10+ years, she has worked in the food and beverage industry from government, to Fortune 500 retail management, to food-tech startup. Cureate provides services to food and beverage business owners to assist with their growth and scaling initiatives. They have worked with emerging retail outlets like Glen's Garden Market; to nationally acclaimed food start-ups such as Beefsteak, a José Andrés concept; to developing and running a year-long educational curriculum for food entrepreneurs in Baltimore, MD called School of Food. With an ever-present mission to create more interconnected, economically-vibrant communities, the team built Cureate Connect; an online procurement platform that matches big business and institutional buyers with local food and beverage entrepreneurs. Together, let's harness the power of procurement to create local impact! Follow Cureate @cureateco on Facebook and Instagram.

My blog posts

How to Harness Big Data for Local Impact

Data tells us stories, shows us gaps, and areas of opportunity for growth. Over the past two months since launching Cureate Connect, we’ve started mapping data points about our local food & beverage ecosystem.