Emerging Founders

Kenton Jarvie

Kenton is Co-Founder and CEO of Gomae, and a recent graduate of Trinity Western University. When he was 8 years old, he was exposed to global poverty for the first time and remembers being brought to tears. His journey since then has included learning how he can build his experience and skils in entreprenurship to help combat this over the long-haul. Kenton's experience includes entrepreneurial endeavours in landscaping and residential painting, to project managing for one of the largest restoration construction companies in Vancouver, and interning in the office of the Minister of Finance for the Government of Canada. Kenton's love for reading racked up 120 books in 2016. He and his wife live in Vancouver, B.C..

Kenton completed the Venture Track, where he worked full-time on Gomae and was mentored by the Praxis Team. He is a 2016 Praxis Academy alumnus.

Gomae’s mission is to help everyone be a part of the future of food by making it easy for anyone to take one step towards a more nutritious and sustainable diet. Our first product is an app that gives you quick access to vegan menu items from your favourite restaurants.

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