Oregon Angel Food 2022 Grand Finale & Marketplace


Meet Oregon’s best new local food and beverage innovators at the Oregon Angel Food Grand Finale & Marketplace at the Redd on Salmon Street, Saturday, September 17th from 1-6pm.

Oregon Angel Food (affectionately known as OregonAF) is so named because one company will be selected for angel investment (“Shark Tank” style) by a group of local investors at the end of the program.

In addition to the OregonAF Grand Finale – during which finalist food entrepreneurs will make their last pitch to investors on the main stage – the entire venue will be taken over by a local food Marketplace featuring craft food and beverage entrepreneurs from around the Pacific Northwest. Sample, sip, buy, or start daydreaming about holiday and host gifting…

The $15 General Admission ticket includes access to the Grand Finale and Marketplace, including the main stage show and food and beverage sampling throughout the marketplace. Also available are a limited number of $75 Taster’s Tickets, which include a curated bag of samples to take home and two drink tickets, along with the regular admission. Entrance is free for children under 12. Additional food and beverages will be available on-site for purchase.

Proceeds benefit the nonprofit Oregon Entrepreneurs Network.


Emcee: The Cracker King


Jovani Prince, Founder + CEO of The Cracker King

Peace, love and crackers! Maker of the best gluten-free crackers around and selected as the OregonAF 2020 Taster’s Champ, Jovani Prince will bring his indefatigable energy to the main stage as the OregonAF 2022 Finale Emcee.

Investment Finalists



Morgan Lerner & Annie Slabotsky | Co-Founders & Co-CEOs | GoNanas is a “better-for-you” bakery brand using bananas to make a lower sugar, vegan, gluten-free, and allergen-friendly banana bread mix varieties, otherwise known as #notyournanas banana bread.

Mickelberry Gardens

Madelyn Morris | Founder | Mickelberry Gardens offers wellness products made with raw honey, propolis, beeswax, bee pollen, and medicinal plants. The husband and wife team works with beekeepers and farmers to source the finest Pacific Northwest ingredients available, and crafts a unique Honey Tonics and beeswax-based skin care.

One Stripe Chai Co. 

Farah Jesani | CEO & Founder | One Stripe Chai Co. is a South Asian beverage brand developing drinks inspired by our heritage. Since 2018, One Stripe has combined the rich spices of masala chai with a single origin black tea to create an all natural chai concentrate now used by coffee shops all over the country. In 2020, the brand expanded to include DIY loose leaf blends that introduced South Asian flavors beyond chai.

Saëna Baking Co

Razi Nassib | Founder | Saëna Baking Co. is a producer of specialty grain-free baking mixes and pure flavoring extracts for baking and mixology enrichment, under the label Angel Bake. Effortlessly create French macarons with Saëna’s award-winning single-step Macaron Baking Mix.

Emerge Initiative Awardees


To be announced at the Grand Finale. The Emerge Initiative is a partnership with BFM Fund to create non-dilutive grants of $5K each to very early stage entrepreneurs led by founders of color. Awardees will pitch on the main stage at the OregonAF Grand Finale.


Instagram Giveaway


Are you a foodie? A budding foodie? Or do you simply love to eat good food like us? We’ve planned the perfect weekend in Portland for you Sept 16-18, including Oregon Angel Food 2022 (OregonAF) on Sept 17 at The Redd.

To enter to win this package:
→ Like this post
→ Tag a friend who is #OregonAF

This special OregonAF package includes:
→ 2-night stay at The Hoxton Hotel in Portland (Sept 16 & 17)
→ 2 VIP/Taster Tickets to OregonAF 2022 (1-6 pm at The Redd)
→ Gift Card to Good Coffee (grab a coffee just a few blocks from the event)
→ Gift Certificate for Dinner for Two at Renata on Saturday (head there after the event)
→ Ranger Chocolate Co. Gift Card (after checkout Sunday, walk across the Burnside Bridge and grab a treat)
→ Salt and Straw Gift Card (don’t forget to find time for a few scoops at some point in the weekend)

A pretty perfect Portland itinerary, yes? In our eyes it’s OregonAF.

We will announce the winner on Wednesday 9/14 at 8 pm. Good luck.

We hope to see you all on September 17. Let’s sip, taste, and sample all that the food and beverage makers and entrepreneurs in our region have to offer.

#OEN #pdx #travelportland #traveloregon #OregonAF #pdxfoodie #pdxfood #pdxevents #oregonangelfood

Rules: The contest ends at 8 p.m. Wednesday, September 14 and is open to U.S. residents 21 and over. The winner will be contacted by September 15 via Instagram DM.

Disclaimer: This no cash value giveaway is not sponsored, endorsed, or associated with Instagram in any way. Please be aware of scams; we will not ask you for any personal info.

To enter, follow directions on Instagram at the following link: https://www.instagram.com/p/CiTWHUkP2Hb/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link

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September 17, 2022 1:00 PM - September 17, 2022 6:00 PM
Redd on Salmon St.
831 SE Salmon St.
Portland, Oregon United States
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