Meet Oregon’s best new local food and beverage innovators at the Oregon Angel Food Marketplace at the Chemeketa Community College Agriculture Hub in Salem, Oregon on Saturday, September 23rd from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm. Hosted by Oregon Entrepreneur Network, in partnership with SEDCOR and Xcelerate Women.

The entire venue will be taken over by a Marketplace, so make a day of it to sample, sip and buy from craft food and beverage entrepreneurs from around the Pacific Northwest.

Oregon Angel Food (affectionately known as OregonAF) is an educational program that kicks off in July with eight weeks of virtual workshops for founders. It will culminate on September 23rd with an in-person marketplace and series of 3-minute pitches by food and beverage entrepreneurs.

It’s FREE to attend the Oregon AF Marketplace, but there are also a limited number of $75 Taster’s Tickets, which includes a curated bag of samples to take home.

Additional food and beverages will be available on-site for purchase.

Proceeds benefit the nonprofit Oregon Entrepreneurs Network.


About the Location


Chemeketa Community College – Agriculture Complex
4000 Lancaster Dr NE, Building 60
Salem, OR 97305

Ample parking available for attendees.

OregonAF VIP Tasters Kit


Help support Oregon Entrepreneurs Network’s work throughout the year by purchasing a $75 VIP Tasters Kit which includes a curated bag of samples from these amazing companies in an OregonAF branded cooler bag.

Alizaalmondcookies, Amza Superfoods, Ash Creek Oregon, For Bitter For Worse, Glorie Cookies, Go Nanas, Heather’s Choice, Hibisbloom, High Peak Granola, Howl at the Spoon, Joie Energy, Lolo Sparkling Hops Beverages, Man Ja Creations, Mate Party, Maui Melts, Mudge Fudge, Oh Ghee, Palmy’s, Peace Patties Love Inc, Pink Cloud Beverage, Skaut Coffee, Thentic Nutrition, Ube Charms, Vancouver Freeze Dry, and Yamasa.


For companies who are interested in showcasing your product we invite you to register for a spot at the OregonAF Marketplace on September 23, 2023 at the Agriculture Complex at Chemeketa Community College in Salem, Oregon.

OregonAF Marketplace Registration

  • $75 OEN Members
  • $100 Non-Members


11:30 am     

  • Lolo Sparkling Hops Beverages
  • Dreamies Creamery
  • Bend Sauce
  • Chio
  • Alizaalmondcookies
  • Peace Patties Love

12:30 pm   

  • Palmy’s
  • Glorie Cookies
  • Ube Charms
  • Elliott Murrey Coffee
  • Nathan Lee Bitters
  • For Bitter For Worse

1:20 pm    

  • Emerge Initiative Award Winner Announcement

1:30 pm   

  • Nut-Trituous
  • Cardamom Hills Trading Co
  • La Arepa
  • Maui Melts
  • Pink Cloud Beverage

2:30 pm    TT spot color lockup

  • Joie Energy
  • Goddess Mousse
  • Altitude Beverages
  • Hibisbloom
  • Bad Nutrition Chia Pudding

3:30 pm   

  • Skaut Coffee
  • Amza Superfoods
  • Soul & Craft
  • ManJa Creations


Featured Vendors

Made of pure almond based cookies and pastries. Gluten-free, keto friendly , high protein and naturally sweetened , we promote health-conscious indulgence while satisfying taste preferences.


Unlocking your inner potential, one beverage at a time. Our zero proof cocktails are packed with nootropics and adaptogens for a buzz without the booze.



Nutrient-dense, convenient, and tasty foods that celebrate Tibetan culture. No added sugar or additives, their hearty Flaxseed Spreads and Tibetan Tsamba Ball varieties provide a convenient way to get high fiber, protein, and omega-3 fatty acids.

Ash Creek Oregon is a 5th generation family farm where we grow the highest quality hazelnuts in the world. We take it a step further and double dip them in the best dark and milk chocolate available.


They make Chia Seed Pudding for the rule breakers of the world.

A small batch Chipotle hot sauce, hot honey and seasonings company based in Bend, Oregon. Our products include Bend Sauce Smokin’ Hot Honey and Cinder Dust.

Small-batch chutneys, based on the popular British tradition, are made using the fruits and vegetables of my Pacific Northwest home; spices like cardamom, cloves, cinnamon, allspice; and heirloom family recipes.

Small batch, stone ground, premium pistachio butters.

We make and sell ice cream made from sheep’s milk! With the amazing super food sheep’s milk is, we make delicious and creamy ice cream inclusive to those with dietary and gut sensitivities.

Crafting premium quality specialty coffee to brew at home.


Fabulous, flexible refrigerated and frozen dips/spreads/sauces that are made fresh with regional ingredients. You can even locate the source of where all the ingredients come from.

Complex cocktails with love, not alcohol.

Pre packaged African food

Women-owned gourmet cookie company with 4 oz & 2 oz cookies for any occasion. It’s not just a cookie, it’s an experience.


Vegan, maple sweetened chocolate mousse.

Lightweight, packable meals and snacks that you can take with you anywhere in the world.

A Tigard based beverage company that handcraft hibiscus and other West African drinks and concentrate mixers craft with natural ingredients.

Small family business that started in 2019 with a mission to create healthy granola. Today we offer our customers delicious granola that is gluten free, vegan, low sugar and made with only 5 natural and organic ingredients

Small-batch hot sauce company based in Oregon, and we are dedicated to bringing you the freshest and most flavorful hot sauces made with locally grown, organic ingredients. Working directly with small-scale farmers to source the highest-quality peppers, and use traditional fermentation techniques to unlock the full flavor and nutritional potential of our ingredients.

Wildly convenient artisan sauces handmade in small batches with clean label ingredients.

Clean label energy drinks from all natural ingredients. Packed in 212mg all natural caffeine, paired with over 100mg L Theanine, a vitamin panel that cant be beat, 35 natural calories per can sweetened with pineapple nectar, no preservatives, no chemicals, no fake sugars.

5oz bottled spicy sauce

Birria Sauce is based on our unique family recipe it is gluten free and vegan. Made with love ready to marinate meat and vegetables this blend give our food the savory authentic Mexican flavor.

Gourmet salsa and dips made in small batches using only the finest organic ingredients and authentic recipes for over 33 years.

Using whole plant extracts and modern alchemy, Lolo Hops are balanced and refreshing spritzes inspired by the lush botanicals of the Pacific Northwest. Available in three bright and inspired flavors, our superior sparkling beverages add more flavor and function than the average sparkling water.

Shelf stable, plant based burger mixes that are made with only real food. Delicious products, full of Non GMO veg and spices are a great way to cut back on your meat consumption.
ManJa Creations
Premier original Family Recipe Marinara Sauce, ‘Mama’s Marinara’ Sauce, which is Gluten free, Vegan, Soy Free and Low in added sugar. Family & Women owned, locally sourced and produced. We also offer handmade pasta and our exclusive G.O.A.T DIP’.

Better for you canned sparkling yerba mate.

Maui Melts

Melt in your mouth Hawaiian Sea Salt Caramel Products

Award winning single origin chocolate bars crafted from bean to bar.

Small-batch artisanal fudge in fun flavors. Vegan and gluten free so everyone can enjoy!

Bitters made with certified organic botanicals, and feature beguiling notes of aged Seville orange, warm spices, and American oak. Enjoy this bitters with classic cocktails, such as the Old Fashioned, Manhattan, or Widow’s Kiss.

GF, dairy free seed loaf. No flour, no yeast, no eggs.

Nutrient dense nut and seed butters.


Oh Ghee, Inc.
Women founded and owned organic ghee manufacturing company located in Bend Oregon. Ghee, skin care, pet care and CBD products all made with our cornerstone ingredient, ghee.


A dairy-free and vegan Greek-style yogurt. We use tofu as the base for our product, which means every 5oz serving has more than 11g of protein and has a texture as thick and creamy as your favorite dairy-based Greek yogurt.

Oregon chapter of Institute of Food Technologists (IFT), an global organization which provides resources for all aspects of food production.

Palmys is a non-carbonated hard tea and lemonade. We using only real ingredients, minimal added sugar, and no carbonation to offer a delicious alternative to bloat-filled and flavorless hard seltzers.

Specializing in producing delicious, allergen-friendly, hand crafted, mung-bean-based burger patties. The burgers are a frozen product.

Refreshing premium non-alcoholic functional hemp beverage with a swell of tropical fruit juice and sunshine.

Handmade vegan, gluten-free cheesecake slices made with mostly organic ingredients.

Small batch, craft roasted coffee roaster

A BIPOC and woman owned business that utilizes local, organic ingredients to create zero proof cocktails and multi-use tonics and mixers. Everything is non-alcoholic, seasonal and fun flavor combinations that can be used in the kitchen as well.

Lebanese Manoushe (flatbread) and Robotic Coffee

There’s nothing ordinary about achieving something extraordinary. Thentic is inspired by those who’ve overcome a detrimental setback in their life. This drive to prevail against all odds powers everything we do.

A charming twist to the classic Filipino dessert.

Preserving and conserving natural food while employing innovative freeze-drying and targeted fermentation technology to create functional food ingredients.

Locally made soy sauce.

At Yerba Buena Tea Co., we handcrafted loose-leaf teas with organic ingredients in the Pacific Northwest. Each artfully crafted tea tells a story and invites you to explore the extraordinary through the simple act of sipping tea, one cup at a time.

Thank You Sponsors




          TT spot color lockup   



Back to Top
Simple Share Buttons
Simple Share Buttons