Wed, Aug 09|
Asian Business Association San Diego
Starting Your Food Business: Papa's Polvoron
Jael Francisco, founder of Papa's Polvoron, shares his journey in starting a Cottage Food business. Discover how a simple kitchen idea turned into a successful home-based business for Jael and his wife, Leilani.
Time & Location
Aug 09, 2023, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Asian Business Association San Diego, 7675 Dagget St #340, San Diego, CA 92111, USA
About the event
Join us in-person at the Asian Business Association / Alliance SBDC offices on Wednesday, August 9th, 2023, from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM! Jael Francisco, founder of Papa's Polvoron, shares his journey in starting a Cottage Food business. Discover how a simple kitchen idea turned into a successful home-based business for Jael and his wife, Leilani. Inspired by Leilani's father, who owned a bakery in the Philippines, they created traditional and unique polvoron flavors, blending Filipino and American influences. Learn about the challenges they faced as a small business and how determination and hard work helped them overcome obstacles. Jael's Sales and Marketing background fuels his passion for growing the Papas Polvoron brand, while Leilani, a registered Pharmacist, expertly manages finances and inventory. Be inspired by this dynamic husband and wife team and gain valuable insights into starting your own food business. Taste some of Papa's Polvoron's delectable creations and explore their unique niche in the market. Bring your questions and enthusiasm for this engaging event filled with entrepreneurial spirit and delicious treats. See you on August 9th!