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Press – Fast Company – Baratza/Orphan Espresso Synergy

March 24th, 2014 By joyce | Comments: no responses

Fast Company Magazine did an article on our friends Doug and Barb Garrott of Orphan Espresso and the development of their new hand grinder, the Lido 2.
Our co-founder Kyle Anderson, shared his knowledge and resources with Doug & Barb to help them make it to the next step in their method of production. They had some very nice words to say about him!
“Any business book would recommend finding a mentor, but it’s a rare professional contact who would set you up with their own designer and factory to help manufacture a product that, technically, is a direct competitor with their own. “Kyle confounds us every minute that we have known him,” Doug says. “He’s the most helpful, the most open, and he’s helpful to everyone who knows him, because he truly believes the rising tide lifts all boats, including his own.”
Read the whole article here.