Babson Built

WAKU | Wellness Tea From the Andes Mountains

April 19, 2018 Lewis Institute | Juan Giraldo Season 1 Episode 6
Babson Built
WAKU | Wellness Tea From the Andes Mountains
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Babson Built
WAKU | Wellness Tea From the Andes Mountains
Apr 19, 2018 Season 1 Episode 6
Lewis Institute | Juan Giraldo

Waku is an herbal infusion beverage made from herbs and flowers sourced from the Andes mountains. Based on a traditional recipe found in Ecuador, Waku started as just a concept a little over a year ago and is now projected to do six figures in sales this year. Our guest is Babson second-year MBA candidate Juan Giraldo, co-founder of Waku. In our conversation, Juan shares his entrepreneurial journey and what it means to have a sustainable business that is helping rural farmers in Ecuador and exploding in popularity here in Boston.

Show Notes

Waku is an herbal infusion beverage made from herbs and flowers sourced from the Andes mountains. Based on a traditional recipe found in Ecuador, Waku started as just a concept a little over a year ago and is now projected to do six figures in sales this year. Our guest is Babson second-year MBA candidate Juan Giraldo, co-founder of Waku. In our conversation, Juan shares his entrepreneurial journey and what it means to have a sustainable business that is helping rural farmers in Ecuador and exploding in popularity here in Boston.